FC Cincinnati fired coach Jaap Stam after a dismal 4-13-8 record so far in 2021. Retired MLS veteran Tyrone Marshall (former RSL asst. Coach) has been named interim coach, he has been the team’s academy coach. FC Cincinnati is starting over again as expansion woes linger for their 3rd year, and they are currently on track to win the league Wooden Spoon for a record 3 consecutive years.
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