CARY, N.C. (Jan. 12, 2023) North Carolina FC has announced the transfer of defender Jordan Skelton to One Knoxville SC for an undisclosed fee. Per league policy, details of the transfer will not be made public and is pending league and federation approval.
“I want to thank Jordan for his contributions to our team and club at North Carolina FC this past season. He was a leader for our team, on and off the field, and a significant piece of our backline in 2022. We are pleased to have come to terms in a significant transfer agreement with One Knox SC that is beneficial to both parties. I wish Jordan all the best as he relocates to Knoxville and is able to begin life together with his wife,” said head coach John Bradford
Skelton joined North Carolina FC ahead of the 2022 season and served as captain during his season with the club. His 2,610 minutes played led the club last season, and his 29 appearances were tied for second most. Skelton also led the club with 164 clearances and 31 blocks.