Pitch Points visits best, most important neighborhood in Nashville

Fat Bottom’s Hop Yard. Tim Sullivan/For Club and Country. Herein, I round up the latest links of interest in Nashville and national soccer – and sometimes beyond! If you find a story you’d like me to share, never hesitate to drop me a line via e-mail, or reach out on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram – and hit those with a follow while you’re here. Fat … Continue reading Pitch Points visits best, most important neighborhood in Nashville

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: Washington and Moloto put an end to it

Welcome to the Film Room, whereing I break down a key play from a recent Nashville SC game. Today, the insurance goal in a 2-0 win over North Carolina FC. The situation Thanks to a first-half header from Ropapa Mensah, Nashville SC has taken advantage of a set piece to build a 1-0 lead on North Carolina FC. On the expansive turf at Nissan Stadium, … Continue reading From the film room: Washington and Moloto put an end to it

Presser video and transcript: Gary Smith, player pre-Indy Eleven match

Was the Memphis win a bounceback from the two prior losses that takes you into the next phase of the season? “It was important in more ways than one. We’d had 10 days break, local rivalry, beaten in the last two games – which was a huge disappointment for everyone involved – and knowing that we have another break. so it was very very important … Continue reading Presser video and transcript: Gary Smith, player pre-Indy Eleven match

Postgame presser: Gary Smith, Liam Doyle, Taylor Washington after loss to Saint Louis FC

Nashville SC didn’t achieve the desired result against Saint Louis FC last night. Here’s what the gaffer and two of his defenders had to say after the contest. Comments courtesy Nashville SC media relations. Gary Smith “Of course, bitterly disappointed. I think any defeat at home would put us in a very similar mindset. I actually thought the first half, they looked more threatening without really … Continue reading Postgame presser: Gary Smith, Liam Doyle, Taylor Washington after loss to Saint Louis FC