Pitch Points plays in Germany

Welcome to Pitch Points, wherein I round up some of the interesting links around the world of Nashville SC and US Soccer. As always, if you have something you want me to share, let me know in the comments or through social channels on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Bundimericans. The Bundesliga’s official site is perhaps not an unbiased source when it comes to why the … Continue reading Pitch Points plays in Germany

Nashville SC announces returning players

From Club release: NASHVILLE (November 14, 2018) – The majority of the main contributors of Nashville Soccer Club’s successful inaugural season that finished in a USL Cup Playoff appearance this season will be back for 2019, pending USL and federation approval. Each of Nashville’s 12 highest minutes-played contributors will be back next year, including all four primary defenders and starting keeper on the league’s second-best defense. … Continue reading Nashville SC announces returning players

Nashville SC loan watch: The (partial) return

Two of Nashville SC’s outgoing loans are recalled to the squad, while three remain with Inter Nashville FC. That and more in this week’s loan watch. Fresno FC 4, Portland Timbers II 2   Cochran started between the pipes and went all 90 for the Foxes. Although he allowed two goals to a powerful Timbers offense, he was the difference in the final scoreline with … Continue reading Nashville SC loan watch: The (partial) return

Nashville SC loan watch: Midfielders scoring for Inter Nashville FC

Nashville SC’s players are not all playing for Nashville SC. NSC now has one player on loan to a fellow USL club (goalkeeper CJ Cochran to Fresno FC) and four to the local NPSL side (Michael DeGraffanreidt, Jordan Dunstan, Ramone Howell, and Ian McGrath at Inter Nashville FC). How were their performances at their temporary clubs? Fresno FC 0, Real Monarchs 1 CJ Cochran was … Continue reading Nashville SC loan watch: Midfielders scoring for Inter Nashville FC

Nashville SC loan watch: Down week in the diaspora

Nashville SC had never had players out on loan before. In the course of a week, that… changed. NSC now has one player on loan to a fellow USL club (goalkeeper CJ Cochran to Fresno FC) and four to the local NPSL side (Michael DeGraffanreidt, Jordan Dunstan, Ramone Howell, and Ian McGrath at Inter Nashville FC). How were their performances at their temporary clubs? Fresno … Continue reading Nashville SC loan watch: Down week in the diaspora

Nashville SC loan watch: McGrath gets goals

Nashville SC had never had players out on loan before. In the course of a week, that… changed. NSC now has one player on loan to a fellow USL club (goalkeeper CJ Cochran to Fresno FC) and four to the local NPSL side (Michael DeGraffanreidt, Jordan Dunstan, Ramone Howell, and Ian McGrath at Inter Nashville FC). How were their performances at their temporary clubs? Fresno … Continue reading Nashville SC loan watch: McGrath gets goals

Nashville SC signs Charlie Dennis, Ramone Howell

In addition to the major news of fan favorite Martim Galvão’s signing, the Boys in Gold added another pair of midfielders this morning. In addition, defender Oumar Ballo will not be joining the team due to a visa issue. I liked Ballo as a player, though I wouldn’t consider him an irreplaceable piece, especially with the other quality defensive talent NSC has added. Charlie Dennis Dennis … Continue reading Nashville SC signs Charlie Dennis, Ramone Howell