Nashville SC rewards four ready to make the jump

Throughout the process of putting together the inaugural Major League Soccer squad in Nashville, General Manager Mike Jacobs has been open that fans may have to bid adieu to some of their favorites. That happened yesterday, when Nashville SC announced the signings of four former USL Boys in Gold to the MLS squad – and in the process, revealed that the remainder of the team … Continue reading Nashville SC rewards four ready to make the jump

Nashville SC signs USL quartet to MLS contracts

From Club release because ya boy is taking producer Lily to the zoo: NASHVILLE (Nov. 22, 2019) – Nashville Soccer Club announced today the signing of midfielder Matt LaGrassa, defenders Ken Tribbett and Taylor Washington and forward Alan Winn from the USL Championship. The foursome moves to Major League Soccer after playing for Nashville SC’s USL Championship side. “We are really proud of Matt, Ken, … Continue reading Nashville SC signs USL quartet to MLS contracts

From the film room: Spill the shot, spoil the defense

Pun-oriented post title: status failure. Nashville SC earned a lead against Tampa Bay Rowdies shortly before halftime in St. Petersburg Saturday evening, but it didn’t take the Rowdies long to equalize. How’d it happen? The situation Nashville SC earned a go-ahead goal in the 44th minute after Lebo Moloto banged home the rebound on a Cameron Lancaster free kick. Their hosts came out of the … Continue reading From the film room: Spill the shot, spoil the defense

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

The Graphical: Nashville SC 4-0 Hartford Athletic

Welcome to The Graphical, wherein I mine Opta’s data for some insights about Nashville’s (second-) most recent game. Today, a nail-biter-turned-laugher against Hartford Athletic. Nashville SC scored four times in the second half to beat Hartford. How did it come about? Halftime adjustments Certainly Nashville SC didn’t enter the Hartford game with a “we will lose our captain after four minutes to a really bad … Continue reading The Graphical: Nashville SC 4-0 Hartford Athletic

Nashville SC wins when the stakes are high

don’t forget to vote in the community player ratings here.  NASHVILLE – Nashville SC fans got a preview of the MLS experience Saturday evening with the Boys in Gold taking the field in Nissan Stadium. Their home venue for the first two years of Major League Soccer play in 2020 and 2021 (and typically the home of the NFL’s Tennessee Titans) found its first winner in … Continue reading Nashville SC wins when the stakes are high