NYCFC loss shows Nashville SC preseason is still a work in progress

Nashville SC’s game against New York City FC Friday evening didn’t go according to plan. The MLS side struck early with a penalty-kick goal, and shortly before the half with a moment of individual brilliance from designated player signing Alexandru Mitriță. They were able to comfortably ride out the second half while inserting a handful of subs over the course of the game. The visitors … Continue reading NYCFC loss shows Nashville SC preseason is still a work in progress

What does today mean in the grand scheme of soccer in Nashville?

There are two reasonably safe assumptions to make regarding today’s 4 p.m. announcement by Nashville SC (tickets are still available for the event at Marathon Music Works): The event is a logo reveal. The logo that will be revealed is the same one that leaked on Lids.com last week (a portion of which is above). However, there are other questions that – even assuming the … Continue reading What does today mean in the grand scheme of soccer in Nashville?

For the first time, unto the breach

Today will be considered a start by many. And in plenty of ways, those people are right: it brings the first Nashville SC game in the USL, the first game played by any professional soccer team representing Music City, the first step in a journey that will see this franchise enter Major League Soccer within a couple years. But in many ways, it’s hardly a start … Continue reading For the first time, unto the breach