The Wrap: Louisville City FC 2-1 Nashville SC

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from last week’s Nashville SC game. An early lead evaporated like the health of Nashville SC’s players just up the road in Louisville. Local content Game story: Then, the players started dropping. Lancaster was subbed out (for Ropapa Mensah) with an injury just 29 minutes into the game, and Ríos came up lame (but remained on … Continue reading The Wrap: Louisville City FC 2-1 Nashville SC

The Wrap: North Carolina FC 1-0 Nashville SC

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from last week’s Nashville SC game. The Boys in Gold couldn’t solve the final piece against North Carolina FC Saturday. Local content Game story: After just two shots in the opening 39 minutes, they launched 14 over the remainder of the game, including nine from inside the box and four on-target. What they couldn’t do, though, … Continue reading The Wrap: North Carolina FC 1-0 Nashville SC

The Wrap: Nashville SC 3-3 Ottawa Fury

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from last week’s Nashville SC game. The Boys in Gold gave up a tying goal late against Ottawa Fury. Local content Halftime reset and Game story: A Justin Davis corner kick in the 55th probably could have been finished by either Ropapa Mensah or Matt LaGrassa, but Mensah won the high-jump contest to beat LaGrassa to … Continue reading The Wrap: Nashville SC 3-3 Ottawa Fury

The Wrap: Hartford Athletic 2-3 Nashville SC

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from last week’s Nashville SC game. NSC’s second-straight comeback victory provided plenty to talk about. Local content Game story:  If not for the direction of the final score – in Nashville’s favor – Due’s eight saves would have almost certainly seen him named the unquestioned man of the match. Instead, it was Lancaster who played hero, … Continue reading The Wrap: Hartford Athletic 2-3 Nashville SC

The Wrap: Bethlehem Steel 1-4 Nashville SC

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from last week’s Nashville SC game. This time around, it’s a big road win in Philadelphia. Local content Given the lack of press facilities at the stadium, no story from halftime, but here’s the Game story: Bethlehem’s James Chambers – A USL stalwart and the Steel’s oldest player by nearly a decade – opened the scoring … Continue reading The Wrap: Bethlehem Steel 1-4 Nashville SC

The Wrap(s): Nashville SC takes four points from Birmingham and Indy

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from last week’s Nashville SC game. In this edition, it’s a double-dip with a win over Birmingham Legion and draw at Indy Eleven. Birmingham Legion Game story: Converting more of those opportunities to provide more scoring is hardly rocket science, and the team is acutely aware of how close they are (but also aware of the … Continue reading The Wrap(s): Nashville SC takes four points from Birmingham and Indy

The Wrap: Nashville SC 1-1 Charlotte Independence

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from last week’s Nashville SC game. Local content In-game updates, halftime reset, and Game story: Nashville launched nine shots in the second half – but only one on goal, a headed effort by Justin Davis that was easily saved by Charlotte keeper Curtis Anderson. A handful of substitutions, including fan favorite Ropapa Mensah, along with winger … Continue reading The Wrap: Nashville SC 1-1 Charlotte Independence