Next Thursday at 3:30am GMT, on matchday 13 of the Major League Soccer, we will see Nashville play Phili at Nissan Stadium.
It’s a clash of tenth vs twelfth, as Nashville host Phili at Nissan Stadium.
Nashville SC have 11 points to their name, going into this tie
Gary Smith will know at the end of this next match, whether Nashville’s season is back on track, having lost their last fixture and drawn against Atlanta United before that.
Nashville are quickly becoming the Major League Soccer’s draw specialists, having recorded five in their last eight games. They currently sit in tenth place, with a total of 11 points having won two fixtures, drawn five fixtures, and lost one game.
When Nashville host Phili, they will do so on the back of two victories and three draws on their own ground.
A win in this fixture would take Nashville SC’s points to 14 in the League.
Toronto FC go into this match with five points secured
Whilst Phili need a positive result from this fixture, they cannot afford to throw caution to the wind. Another successive defeat for Phili after losing against Orlando City and Columbus Crew would represent a worrying sign of where they are just now.
Phili have a huge task to over-turn their rivals in this fixture, having already lost three matches this season. With twelfth, they currently sit five points in the League having won one game, drawn two fixtures, and lost five matches.
Phili have drawn one game and lost four meetings of their five League matches away from home this season.
Toronto FC will see 8 points so far this season, should they secure a win.
Nashville SC v Toronto FC Head-to-Heads.
Their most recent encounter in this competition was November 2020, when Nashville SC walked away as 0-1 winners.
Players to watch
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