Press conference video and transcript: Gary Smith, Forrest Lasso, Kharlton Belmar

How important is it to have officially clinched the playoffs? “It’s great to know that you’re in the playoffs. I think the statement that went out really encapsulated the way that we all feel. There’s been a bigger focus. Yes, you can only move incrementally, and make small strides, and those strides have been made towards a postseason, but our focus has always been on … Continue reading Press conference video and transcript: Gary Smith, Forrest Lasso, Kharlton Belmar

Postgame presser: Smith, Ockford, Pickens and Winn discuss victory over Birmingham

Nashville SC head coach Gary Smith and three of his players met with the media after Tuesday’s 1-0 win over Birmingham Legion. Watch and read their comments here. Head coach Gary Smith “Well obviously, I’m delighted to be bagging the three points tonight. The game really unfolded in a fashion that I expected: our wide flank play was very good, we looked bright and purposeful … Continue reading Postgame presser: Smith, Ockford, Pickens and Winn discuss victory over Birmingham

Press conference video and transcript: Smith, Ríos, and Jones pre-Birmingham

Nashville SC head coach Gary Smith and his players Daniel Ríos and Derrick Jones met with the media today. Ready what they said in advance of their Tuesday game against Birmingham Legion. Head coach Gary Smith What was the focus coming out of Saint Louis to prepare for this game? “I think this 10-day break has come at a good time. There were a lot … Continue reading Press conference video and transcript: Smith, Ríos, and Jones pre-Birmingham

Pitch Points is goin’ deep

Header image is the graphical representation of Sammy Kahsai’s likely goal of the week for Pittsburgh over the weekend. It’s pitch points. Herein I round up some of the links of most interest to fans of Nashville SC, MLS, the US National Teams, and the soccer world on the whole. If you have something you’d like me to include or consider for a future edition, … Continue reading Pitch Points is goin’ deep

Postgame presser video and transcript: Gary Smith and Ken Tribbett after NYRBII loss

Nashville SC took a tough result in First Tennessee Park Wednesday evening. Hear from head coach Gary Smith on the game’s controversial moment, and goal-scorer Ken Tribbett – or read the comments in their entirety. Head coach Gary Smith “I’ve not even looked at these statistics. My eyes normally give me a good view and a good appreciation of what went on. We started the … Continue reading Postgame presser video and transcript: Gary Smith and Ken Tribbett after NYRBII loss

Presser video and transcript: Gary Smith, Lebo Moloto, and Bolu Akinyode pre-NYRBII

Nashville SC head coach Gary Smith and midfielders Lebo Moloto and Bolu Akinyode met with the media before tomorrow night’s game against New York Red Bulls II. Watch or read their full comments here. Gary Smith Do the players naturally get the stakes of the game or do you re-emphasize it to them? “I don’t have to say anything. These are the easy games. Saturday … Continue reading Presser video and transcript: Gary Smith, Lebo Moloto, and Bolu Akinyode pre-NYRBII

Press conference: NSC coach Gary Smith and players Matt LaGrassa and Darnell King pre-Charlotte

Nashville SC head coach Gary Smith and his players Matt LaGrassa and Darnell King met with the media prior to their team’s game at Charlotte Independence. See what they had to say here. Transcript coming later, since I’ve been without a computer for a couple days. Continue reading Press conference: NSC coach Gary Smith and players Matt LaGrassa and Darnell King pre-Charlotte