Pasher goal the difference as Indy knocks Nashville out of USL Championship playoffs

In the game of soccer, it takes just one magic moment to decide a contest. Indy Eleven got that on the road in Nashville this evening, with Tyler Pasher’s 59th-minute goal standing up as the game winner. With the victory, Indy Eleven moves on to host Louisville City FC in the Eastern Conference title game next weekend, while Nashville SC’s time as a USL Championship … Continue reading Pasher goal the difference as Indy knocks Nashville out of USL Championship playoffs

Nashville SC playoffs preview 2019: Indy Eleven

Nashville SC and Indy Eleven began the year as the two favorites in the Eastern Conference. One will end it at the hands of the other in the conference semifinal playoff match. The essentials Opponent: Indy Eleven (19-9-6 regular season) • 3rd place USL East • 8th USL power ratings (5th East) Time, Location: Saturday Nov. 2, 7:00 p.m. CDT • First Tennessee Park (tickets still available) Weather: 47ºF, 2% … Continue reading Nashville SC playoffs preview 2019: Indy Eleven

Indy Eleven preview: Q&A with Kevin Johnston of Soc Takes

Nashville SC’s trip to Lucas Oil Stadium. Tim Sullivan/For Club and Country It’s been a while since we’ve taken a look at Indy Eleven – and a lot has changed for both of these teams in the itnerim. I caught up with Soc Takes’ Kevin Johnston for the latest on Nashville SC’s conference semi opponent. You can see my answers to Kevin’s questions here. For … Continue reading Indy Eleven preview: Q&A with Kevin Johnston of Soc Takes

USL power ratings and Round of eight computer picks

Welcome to the USL power ratings! Don’t forget to follow the site on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for all the content on USL, US Soccer, and Nashville SC. Pure Power This ratings method uses scoring in each individual game, compared to the opponent’s averages, to determine teams’ overall quality. It’s blind to result (W-L-D) but not location or score. Pittsburgh’s flat-track bully routine saw the Riverhounds go from pretty close … Continue reading USL power ratings and Round of eight computer picks

USL power ratings: Sept. 23, 2019

Welcome to the USL power ratings! Don’t forget to follow the site on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for all the content on USL, US Soccer, and Nashville SC. Table Power This rating method combines points per game with the quality of opposition played (also measured in points per game). It’s blind to home/away splits as well as scoring margin. The goal is to project a final table … Continue reading USL power ratings: Sept. 23, 2019

USL power ratings: Sept. 16, 2019

Welcome to the USL power ratings! Don’t forget to follow the site on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for all the content on USL, US Soccer, and Nashville SC. Table Power This rating method combines points per game with the quality of opposition played (also measured in points per game). It’s blind to home/away splits as well as scoring margin. The goal is to project a final table … Continue reading USL power ratings: Sept. 16, 2019

USL power ratings: Sept. 9, 2019

Welcome to the USL power ratings! Don’t forget to follow the site on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for all the content on USL, US Soccer, and Nashville SC. Table Power This rating method combines points per game with the quality of opposition played (also measured in points per game). It’s blind to home/away splits as well as scoring margin. The goal is to project a final table … Continue reading USL power ratings: Sept. 9, 2019