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

From the film room: Press makes goal

Quick audible from publishing The Wrap this evening, because I saw another interesting play to break down while cutting GIFs. Let’s take a look at Nashville’s opener. The situation Nashville has tilted the field in Hartford’s direction through the first half hour of play on Rentschler Field. The Boys in Gold have comfortably controlled possession, and what little Hartford has created has come on the … Continue reading From the film room: Press makes goal

From the film room: Numbers forward, Nashville creates a chance

Nashville SC had a big offensive day – and it could have been bigger with better finishing – against Hartford Athletic Sunday. Let’s go to the film to see how one of their chances was created. The situation Neither team has generated much offense, though Nashville has controlled possession and been closer to that moment on a couple occasions. Still, having the majority of the … Continue reading From the film room: Numbers forward, Nashville creates a chance

The Graphical: Hartford Athletic 2-3 Nashville SC

Welcome to The Graphical, wherein I mine the Opta data for insights into the most recent Nashville SC game. Today, a comeback win in the Nutmeg State. Pepper ’em Nashville SC got off a bunch of shots. In fact, 32 shots was not only a club record, but 33% higher than the previous club record. There was plenty of offensive build, even if it didn’t necessarily … Continue reading The Graphical: Hartford Athletic 2-3 Nashville SC

Nashville SC tilts the field and finds a winner against Hartford Athletic

Cameron Lancaster photo from file. Tim Sullivan/For Club and Country It’s be easy to look at the teams’ respective records and say that Nashville SC had every expectation of blowing out Hartford Athletic Sunday afternoon. However, the expansion side has found a run of form recently, and its home games (after starting the year as road warriors) have gone much better than those outside of … Continue reading Nashville SC tilts the field and finds a winner against Hartford Athletic