Tough one in Music City as Union Fall to Nashville
Nashville, TN: During any season it is always hard to get a good result on the road and the Union got one last week with a draw in Chicago, this week the Union would travel to Nashville for their first-ever battle with Nashville Soccer Club on Saturday night from Nissan Stadium in Nashville, TN. The Philadelphia Union Lineup
Things just did get off to a good start as Nashville as a former member of the Union CJ Sapong scored in the 2nd minute for a 1-0 lead and from there, the Union could not recover from it. Union Goalie Andre Blake did his best to keep the game at 1-0 and gave his team multiple chances to get back into the game For example, save by Blake in the 59th minute
The Union would fall 1-0 to Nashville and in the process, the loss would end the Union 8 game unbeaten streak came to an end. The Union would have their opportunities and just could not execute and at times they looked lost after giving up the goal in the 2nd minute. Following the game, Union Coach Jim Curtin would open up about what happened in the loss to Nashville
What is next: The Philadelphia Union will now get ready to do battle with their rivals New York Red Bulls on July 8 at 8 PM on PHL 17 from Red Bull Arena. The next time the Union play at Home will be on July 17 vs DC United.