Nashville SC plus/minus for 2018

As we trudge through the offseason, let us not forget through all the player acquisitions and scheduling announcements that the 2019 season will be built from a baseline that was established this Summer. Certainly everyone is entitled to an opinion about the relative quality of certain players (and I have mine, too), but as I’ve tried to do in the past, some sort of objective measure of … Continue reading Nashville SC plus/minus for 2018

The graphical: Nashville SC 2018 player radars

We’ve reached the end of the USL season – though Nashville’s been done for nearly a month – so let’s continue wrapping things up by a graphical representation of the players’ 2018 performances. A few notes here: Field players only. I’ll consider doing something for keepers in the future, but it doesn’t seem like the sort of thing that makes sense without broader comparisons. I … Continue reading The graphical: Nashville SC 2018 player radars

Breakdown and player ratings: Nashville SC 1-0 North Carolina FC

Nashville SC waited until the last possible moment to find a winner, but they did. Without much trouble from NCFC, the trouble finding goals of their own was the only question mark for NSC. Quick note: my ratings are score-based after a film review, and on a scale that… there’s technically no range but anything over 15 is generally good and under 9 or so … Continue reading Breakdown and player ratings: Nashville SC 1-0 North Carolina FC

The Graphical: Nashville SC 1-0 North Carolina FC

Welcome to The Graphical, in which I mine the Opta data for insights as to how Nashville SC’s most recent result came about. You can also see more conventional game coverage from the North Carolina FC win here at For Club and Country, and don’t forget to vote in community player ratings before tomorrow’s deadline. Bend until they break At halftime, this game felt like it had a … Continue reading The Graphical: Nashville SC 1-0 North Carolina FC

Video: Gary Smith, Ish Jome, and Bradley Bourgeois discuss win over NCFC

Nashville SC pulled out a win at the death against North Carolina FC. Hear what gaffer Gary Smith and two of the game’s key performers – midfielder Ish Jome and centerback Bradley Bourgeois (who assisted on the game winner) had to say in the aftermath. While you’re here, subscribe to the Youtube channel, and don’t forget to follow FCAC on all your social media platforms. Continue reading Video: Gary Smith, Ish Jome, and Bradley Bourgeois discuss win over NCFC