Nashville SC schedule preview 2019: Non-playoff teams

The USL’s Eastern Conference was a fun ride last year: there were a handful of teams right near the top, before FC Cincinnati took things to another level (and a couple sides, including Nashville SC, fell down the table a bit). Let’s take a look at those sides that missed the Eastern Conference playoffs, but will try to make it this year. Keep in mind … Continue reading Nashville SC schedule preview 2019: Non-playoff teams

Preview: Nashville SC @ Charlotte Independence 2018 Round 2

Nashville’s second three-play of the year will be completed this evening. The rubber match against Charlotte Independence after each team got a shutout win at home… will happen in Queen City. Will NSC earn a better result than their last trip to the Tar Heel State? The essentials Opponent: Charlotte Independence (7-11-8 USL). 32 GF, 46 GA so far in 2018, 12th in USL East, 12th … Continue reading Preview: Nashville SC @ Charlotte Independence 2018 Round 2

Preview: Nashville SC @ Charlotte Independence 2018 round one

Nashville SC easily handled Charlotte Independence last time these teams met. However, that was in First Tennessee Park, and now we’ll see Queen City (not that Queen City) in the flesh. What should we expect? The essentials Opponent: Charlotte Independence (6-6-6 USL (rock!)). 27 GF, 27 GA so far in 2018, 9th in USL East, 11th in USL East Power Ratings and 23rd in combined-table Pure Power. … Continue reading Preview: Nashville SC @ Charlotte Independence 2018 round one

The Wrap: Nashville SC 2-0 Charlotte Independence

Welcome to The Wrap! In my efforts to figure out how a full postgame package will play out during the regular season, trying out the final piece on the last game before moving onto the next one. While you’re here, don’t forget to follow the site on Facebook and Twitter. Local content The halftime reset basically could have served as the game story, minus one … Continue reading The Wrap: Nashville SC 2-0 Charlotte Independence

Breakdown and player ratings: Nashville SC 2-0 Charlotte Independence

As always (at least at this point in the season), don’t put too much stock in scores week-to-week: I’m tweaking the formula a bit between weeks to find one that I like. The post should be internally consistent at the least. Community ratings are on a 1-10 scale (don’t forget, you can vote in them each week). Midfield Alan Winn 25.96 (93 minutes) – Community … Continue reading Breakdown and player ratings: Nashville SC 2-0 Charlotte Independence

Postgame press conference: Alan Winn and Bradley Bourgeois after 2-0 win over Charlotte Independence

Goal-scorer Alan Winn and defender Bradley Bourgeois (who helped his team to a clean sheet) met with the media after Saturday night’s win over the Charlotte Independence. Here’s what they said. Alan Winn The confidence gained from his first regular-season goal: “I’ve always had a high confidence, and I thought was it was good finish, so I just hope to keep going for game-to-game like … Continue reading Postgame press conference: Alan Winn and Bradley Bourgeois after 2-0 win over Charlotte Independence