Nashville SC schedule preview 2019: Eastern Conference playoff contenders

The final piece of the overview of the Eastern Conference: the six teams that made the playoffs in the conference last year and are back to defend (aside from Nashville, which I’ll cover in a different way for obvious reasons). See the arrivals and departures and the non-playoff teams here. The East was much stronger than the West in spots 1-8 last year, whereas the … Continue reading Nashville SC schedule preview 2019: Eastern Conference playoff contenders

Nashville SC earns first preseason win with 2-1 triumph over Louisville City

We’re just two game into the 2019 preseason, but already Nashville SC is starting to show signs of putting a pretty strong product on the field when the regular season begins. Tucker Hume and Alan Winn scored Saturday afternoon as the Boys in Gold knocked off reigning USL Champion Louisville City FC in Florida. Here's a look at @tuckerhume's strike for the first Nashville SC … Continue reading Nashville SC earns first preseason win with 2-1 triumph over Louisville City

Preview: Nashville SC v. Louisville City 2019 (preseason friendly)

This is a team that Nashville is very familiar with, though both the Boys in Gold and those in Purple will be very different in 2019 than they were in 2018. LCFC remains the measuring stick until such a point when they are not the reigning USL Champion, a status they’ve now held for 453 days running (and will continue to hold for at least … Continue reading Preview: Nashville SC v. Louisville City 2019 (preseason friendly)

Nashville SC to get preseason taste of Louisville City

Nashville SC hasn’t shied away from testing itself in friendlies – the Boys in Gold took on a number of MLS teams (Atlanta United, Chicago Fire, Orlando City SC) prior to the inaugural season last Spring. They’ve already announced a game against New York City FC before season two and will also take on Montreal Impact in Florida. Now, we also know they’ll be taking … Continue reading Nashville SC to get preseason taste of Louisville City

Nashville SC adds preseason friendly against Louisville City FC

From club release: NASHVILLE (January 4, 2018) – Nashville Soccer Club will renew its rivalry against two-time defending USL Cup champions Louisville City FC earlier than expected in 2019. While the matchup isn’t on the USL Championship regular season schedule until August, the teams will meet in the preseason at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla. on February 9 at 2:00 p.m. CT. Nashville and Louisville met … Continue reading Nashville SC adds preseason friendly against Louisville City FC

Pitch Points is annoyed that #stadium_stuff is back in the news

Rounding up the latest across the internet in links that are interesting and relevant to soccer in Nashville, the US National setups, and beyond. If there’s anything you’d like me to share in a future post, you can always let me know on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram – and hit those socials with a follow while you’re there – or drop anything in the comments. #stadium_stuff. … Continue reading Pitch Points is annoyed that #stadium_stuff is back in the news

Preview: Nashville SC @ Louisville City 2018 – Regular season round two

Yes, it’s Nashville’s second regular-season game at Louisville City FC this year, but it’s the fourth matchup between the teams overall – they’ve already played Nashville’s home leg in the three-game regular-season series, and NSC also traveled to Derby City for a US Open Cup game. If trends hold, that Nashville is on the road is pretty damning for their chances to win.   The essentials … Continue reading Preview: Nashville SC @ Louisville City 2018 – Regular season round two