Pitch Points has numbers to back up arguments

Welcome to Pitch Points, wherein I make irregular roundups of links of interest to Nashville SC and US Soccer. If you don’t already follow the site on social channels, do so @ClubCountryUSA on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Big data, big money. DC United has promoted its stat guru to the position of Technical Director. Your miileage may vary in terms of¬†how important analytics are to … Continue reading Pitch Points has numbers to back up arguments

Learn about Gregg Berhalter with Eliot McKinley of American Soccer Analysis

“What if,” you ask yourself, “there were someone who 1) is incredibly intelligent and analytical about soccer 2) spends a good portion of that analysis on the team from which the USMNT hired Gregg Berhalter, and 3) he even lives in Nashville, thus having an additional connection to the subject matter of this blog?” You ask yourself weird things. Fortunately for you, the weird thing … Continue reading Learn about Gregg Berhalter with Eliot McKinley of American Soccer Analysis

Morning-after thoughts: Nashville 1-3 Atlanta

(Yes I know it is the afternoon). First things first, a couple mistakes based on tough viewing angles in the pressbox and no names on jerseys: the poor clearance that led to Atlanta’s third goal came off the foot of Michael DeGraffenreidt, not Jordan Dunstan. The bad back-pass that resulted in the first goal was Josh Hughes, not Liam Doyle. Either way, not errors you … Continue reading Morning-after thoughts: Nashville 1-3 Atlanta