FC Cincinnati releases video to explain meaning behind MLS logo

FC Cincinnati releases video to explain meaning behind MLS logo
You’ve joined the march, now Cincinnati’s Major League Soccer team is asking you to ‘ignite, unite.’

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - You’ve joined the march, now Cincinnati’s Major League Soccer team is asking you to ‘ignite, unite.’

FC Cincinnati unveiled its latest slogan and hashtag on Twitter Monday over a new logo. The fußball club held a brand launch event Monday evening at the Woodward Theater.

You can watch that even below, in case you missed it:

FC Cincinnati is getting ready to unveil its MLS logo! >> https://bit.ly/2QEVo1h

Posted by FOX19 on Monday, November 12, 2018

Over the weekend an FCC logo began circulating social media fans believe may be a leaked image of the new logo.

FC Cincinnati is set to unveil their new MLS logo Monday night but a team logo began circulating social media over the weekend believed to be a leaked version.
FC Cincinnati is set to unveil their new MLS logo Monday night but a team logo began circulating social media over the weekend believed to be a leaked version.

Those fans were correct (Club President and General Manager Jeff Berding said in October the team will keep its orange and blue colors and FCC initials):

Woodward Theatre holds special meaning to FCC and its fans; it’s where MLS Commissioner Don Garber visited two years ago. That visit jump-started the push for an MLS team in the Queen City.

MORE: FC Cincinnati stadium will break ground Dec. 19, open March 2021

The club is a little over a month away from breaking ground on their brand new MLS stadium in the West End.

The team took over Stargel Stadium at the end of the high school football regular season and will break ground on their stadium Dec. 19.

The stadium is estimated to hold between 25,500 and 26,500 people. It’s scheduled to open March of 2021.

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