Nashville SC game preview 2019: at Birmingham Legion

Nashville SC easily handled Birmingham Legion in the preseason, but with some regular-season action under their belts, the opponents is likely a little more put-together. The essentials Opponent: Birmingham Legion (3-4-3) • 12th place USL East • 11th place USL East power ratings and 27th place combined-table Pure Power (13th East) Time, Location: Wednesday, May 22 7:00 p.m. CDT  • Birmingham, Ala. Weather: 86ºF, 0% chance of rain, 35% … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: at Birmingham Legion

Nashville SC game preview 2019: Charlotte Independence

Nashville SC has a chance to find a run of form. Can they take care of business against Charlotte Independence to get the ball rolling downhill? The essentials Opponent: Charlotte Independence (1-6-3). 16th place USL East • 17th place USL East power ratings. Time, Location: Saturday, May 18 7:00 p.m. CDT  • First Tennessee Park Weather: 82ºF, 0% chance of rain, 47% humidity, 9 MPH Southerly winds Follow: USL … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: Charlotte Independence

Charlotte Independence preview: Q&A with Ashley Mahoney of the Charlotte Post

We managed to only briefly mention Jorge Herrera, but it’s whatever. Photo courtesy Charlotte Independence. I do not cover the Charlotte Independence on a day-to-day basis! Ashley Mahoney of the Charlotte Post, however, does (along with just about everything else in Charlotte – check out the incredible breadth of reporting on her Twitter account). I went to the source for some insight on Nashville SC’s … Continue reading Charlotte Independence preview: Q&A with Ashley Mahoney of the Charlotte Post

Nashville SC US Open Cup preview 2019: Tormenta FC 2

Nashville SC’s US Open Cup journey begins today. The Boys in Gold head just down I-24 to host South Georgia Tormenta 2 at Middle Tennessee State’s Dean Hayes Stadium. The essentials Opponent: South Georgia Tormenta FC 2 Time, Location: Tuesday, May 14 7:30 p.m. CDT  • Dean Hayes Stadium Weather: 66ºF, 3% chance of rain, 54% humidity, No wind Follow: USL Gametracker Watch • Listen: ESPN+. Tailgate: With the BoRoadies … Continue reading Nashville SC US Open Cup preview 2019: Tormenta FC 2

Nashville SC game preview 2019: Sporting Kansas City 2

A second home defeat of the year is in the books. Can the Boys in Gold rebounds against a struggling Sporting Kansas City affiliate? The essentials Opponent: Swope Park Rangers (1-2-4). 17th place USL East • 17th place USL East power ratings. Time, Location: Saturday, May 11 7:00 p.m. CDT  • First Tennessee Park Weather: 70ºF, 43% chance of rain, 74% humidity, 4 MPH Westerly winds Follow: USL Gametracker … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: Sporting Kansas City 2

Nashville SC game preview 2019: Tampa Bay Rowdies

Nashville SC is back on the winning track. Can the Boys in Gold keep it going at home against one of the Eastern Conference’s top sides? The essentials Opponent: Tampa Bay Rowdies (4-0-5). 3rd place USL East • 3rd place USL East power ratings. Time, Location: Wednesday, May 8 7:00 p.m. CDT  • First Tennessee Park Weather: 86ºF, 15% chance of rain, 39% humidity, 12 MPH Southerly winds … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: Tampa Bay Rowdies

Tampa Bay Rowdies preview: Q&A with Rodney Page of the Tampa Bay Times

I do not follow the Tampa Bay Rowdies day-to-day! Rodney Page from the Tampa Bay Times does, however. I asked Rodney for some insight on one of the elder statesclubs of professional soccer in the U.S. For Club and Country: The Rowdies are undefeated at this point, but are drawing more often than they’re winning. Is there cause for concern, or will they be able to … Continue reading Tampa Bay Rowdies preview: Q&A with Rodney Page of the Tampa Bay Times