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: Windiana

Welcome to the Film Room, wherein I get all tactical with gifs and pictures and whatnot to explain a play from Nashville SC’s recent games. This one will not be fun! The situation Nashville and Indy have played a tense, cagey match. We’re nearly 15 minutes into the second half, and while there have been some OK opportunities, only one truly dangerous scoring chance that … Continue reading From the film room: Windiana

Who makes the cut? My projections for USL players jumping to MLS

Ropapa Mensah’s youth makes him a good fit to move up with Nashville SC. Ryan Lassan Photography/For Club and Country. Nashville SC has seven players currently signed for the inaugural MLS season (with two more on the way the moment the MLS trade window opens next week). Who from the current – or soon-to-be-outgoing – USL side will join them? My official projections (I should note … Continue reading Who makes the cut? My projections for USL players jumping to MLS

Presser transcript and video: Gary Smith, Matt LaGrassa, and Bolu Akinyode before Charleston Battery playoff

Nashville SC coach Gary Smith and two of his players met with the media this afternoon. Read or watch their full comments here. Head coach Gary Smith Did you watch the games last night to see who you’d be playing in the first playoff game? “Yeah, I did. I managed to see quite a bit of both. I started watching the Carolina game for obvious … Continue reading Presser transcript and video: Gary Smith, Matt LaGrassa, and Bolu Akinyode before Charleston Battery playoff