#QUIZTIME: Countries represented on Nashville SC roster

It’s weekend #QUIZTIME (can the season please arrive so there’s no need for filler content on the weekends?), and this time, it’s matching groups of Nashville SC players to their countries of origin. “Check it out.” https://www.sporcle.com/games/sullivti/countries-represented-on-nashville-sc-roster https://www.sporcle.com/framed/?v=8&pm&gid=1a43a6b3edb3&fid=5e2de2b339260&width=580 https://www.sporcle.com/embed/embed.js?v=5e2de2b339260 Continue reading #QUIZTIME: Countries represented on Nashville SC roster

Pitch points was a blog about youth development back in the day

Welcome to Pitch Points, wherein I share some links and give some opinions. Many of them are about Nashville SC. This is also the outlet through which I give broader-view coverage. As always, if you find something you think would be an interesting addition to one of these posts, never hesitate to drop me a line. College soccer reform is nigh. Longtime followers (Hi, Scotty!) … Continue reading Pitch points was a blog about youth development back in the day

Keepers excited for the Nashville SC challenge

NASHVILLE – As Nashville SC enters its first year as a Major League Soccer franchise, there is plenty for the group to learn. While many on the squad have experience in MLS, an entirely new set of players coming together has to become cohesive and prepare to achieve success on the field. That means there is plenty of pressure on the goalkeepers, especially. There’s no … Continue reading Keepers excited for the Nashville SC challenge

Nashville SC player positions, represented graphically

Nashville SC’s roster is mostly filled out for the 2020 season, give-or-take some new signings, draftees not signed, players loaned to USL teams, or other minor roster changes. So, how do all the players fit on the field? Here’s my attempt to graphically represent how the players fit onto the field. The size and colors of the dots represent their main positions – on a … Continue reading Nashville SC player positions, represented graphically

Nashville SC Academy can help raise all boats for producing talent in Tennessee

Nashville SC picked two Tennessee natives – two Nashville-area natives, in fact – in the 2020 MLS SuperDraft. It may stand to reason that were it not for an expansion club in their hometown, that would have been less likely. Certainly Clemson’s Tanner Dieterich, whom Nashville selected in the second round, would have drawn strong looks from other MLS franchises, but would Florida Gulf Coast’s … Continue reading Nashville SC Academy can help raise all boats for producing talent in Tennessee

MLS Soccer features on Nashville SC

Our Valiant Hero wrote a trio of stories out for MLSSoccer.com out of Nashville SC’s jersey launch party. Here they are. Hany Mukhtar ready for the honor and responsibility of being key to Nashville SC in the  inaugural season: “I’m 24, so I have still 10 years to go,” he said. “I learned from the past. When I was 17, 18, I had big goals, … Continue reading MLS Soccer features on Nashville SC