Nashville SC game preview 2019: Pittsburgh Riverhounds

Nashville SC’s first game against Birmingham Legion was one of the team’s earliest games of the year, was back in May. Both teams are in a very different place by now. The essentials Opponent: Pittsburgh Riverhounds  (14-4-9), 51 points, 5th place East. 64.43 ProjPts, 3rd in USL East power ratings and 6th in combined-table Pure Power. Time, Location: Saturday, Sept. 21 • 7:00 p.m. CDT. • First … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: Pittsburgh Riverhounds

Nashville SC game preview 2019: Birmingham Legion

Nashville SC’s first game against Birmingham Legion was one of the team’s earliest games of the year, was back in May. Both teams are in a very different place by now. The essentials Opponent: Birmingham Legion FC (10-11-6), 36 points, 10th place East. 44.08 ProjPts, 11th in USL East power ratings and 27th in combined-table Pure Power. Time, Location: Tuesday, Sept. 17 • 7:00 p.m. CDT. • … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: Birmingham Legion

Nashville SC game preview 2019: at Saint Louis FC

Nashville SC had a disappointing result way back in March against Saint Louis FC. That was one of the top teams in all of USL, though, and STLFC is… no longer that. Can the Boys in Gold get a measure of revenge? The essentials Opponent: Saint Louis FC (8-9-8), 32 points, 10th place East. 39.63 ProjPts, 11th in USL East power ratings and 21st in combined … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: at Saint Louis FC

Nashville SC game preview 2019: at Tampa Bay Rowdies

Basically this, but without the assumption that Poku scores twice. Or ever again in his career. Fernandes is probably good to get it. After failing to win one top-of-table clash a week and a half ago, Nashville SC is entering must-win territory when it comes to a top four position. Can the Boys in Gold get it done in the land of, uh, deep-sea fishing … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: at Tampa Bay Rowdies

Nashville SC game preview 2019: Charleston Battery

Nashville SC has lost one and drawn one against Charleston Battery this year (with the second a penalty-shootout loss). Can the club get its first-ever win against the Battery. The essentials Opponent: Charleston Battery (7-6-9), 30 points, ninth place East. 47.92 ProjPts, 9th in USL East power ratings and 22nd in combined table Pure Power. Time, Location: Saturday, Aug. 24 7:00 p.m. CDT First Tennessee Park (tickets … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: Charleston Battery

Nashville SC game preview 2019: New York Red Bulls II (redux)

Nashville SC has started two games against New York Red Bulls II this year. This is a replay (from the beginning!) of the second. The essentials Opponent: New York Red Bulls II (14-5-5), 47 pts, 1st place East. 64.57 ProjPts 3rd in USL East power ratings and 6th in combined table Pure Power. Time, Location: Wednesday, Aug. 21 7:00 p.m. CDT First Tennessee Park (tickets still available) … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: New York Red Bulls II (redux)

Nashville SC game preview 2019: at Charlotte Independence

It is time to get revenge, yeah? Nashville SC was disappointed with the 1–1 draw in a home game against Charlotte, and will try to rectify said disappointment. The essentials Opponent: Charlotte Independence. 5-9-10, 23 pts, 12th place East. 35.52 ProjPts (12th) in USL East power ratings and 28th in combined table Pure Power. Time, Location: Saturday, Aug. 17 7:00 p.m. EDT  (6:00 Nashville) • Sportsplex at … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: at Charlotte Independence