The Wrap: New York Red Bulls II 1-1 Nashville SC

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from last week’s Nashville SC game. Local content Halftime reset and game story. The voting post for the Community Ratings, and here are your results: Man of the match: F Daniel Ríos (80 minutes): 8.00 GK Connor Sparrow: 7.50. Community comments: “Some highlight reel saves, but also gave it all away with a failed scoop that was rebounded … Continue reading The Wrap: New York Red Bulls II 1-1 Nashville SC

The Graphical: New York Red Bulls II 1-1 Nashville SC

Welcome to The Graphical, wherein I mine the Opta data for some insights into why each game ended with the result it did.  Nashville SC earned a 1-1 draw against New York Red Bulls II in Montclair, N.J. Sunday afternoon. However, the way it happened will leave the Boys in Gold bitter they didn’t come away with all three points. What were some of the statistically … Continue reading The Graphical: New York Red Bulls II 1-1 Nashville SC

Boys in Gold looking to build killer instinct in 2019

MONTCLAIR, N.J. – Nashville SC scored first Sunday afternoon against New York Red Bulls II, but ultimately it was not enough to bring victory back to Music City. Nashville SC couldn’t extend the lead, and a 55th-minute equalizer by the Baby Bulls allowed them to split the points. “When you score first, you always feel as though you should be taking all three points,” said Nashville … Continue reading Boys in Gold looking to build killer instinct in 2019

Postgame press conference: Gary Smith, Connor Sparrow, and Daniel Ríos

Nashville SC head coach Gary Smith and two of his players met with FCAC following their 1-1 draw against New York Red Bulls II. Here’s what they had to say. Gary Smith Did you think 1-1 was a fair result based on the run of play? “We’ve just been talking about in there, the staff. When you score first, you always feel as though you … Continue reading Postgame press conference: Gary Smith, Connor Sparrow, and Daniel Ríos

Nashville suffers equalizer, draws New York Red Bulls II on the road

MONTCLAIR, N.J. – Nashville SC took an early lead over home side New York Red Bulls II, with Daniel Ríos scoring on a counter-attack – and defender error – in the 21st minute. However, the road result was diminished in the 55th, when a second-phase play from a Red Bulls corner kick was crossed back against the face of goal and nodded home by striker … Continue reading Nashville suffers equalizer, draws New York Red Bulls II on the road