Charlotte FC hosts Nashville in non-conference play

Fri, Jul 8, 2022
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Charlotte FC hosts Nashville in non-conference play

Nashville SC (7-5-6, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. Charlotte FC (7-10-2, eighth in the Eastern Conference)

Charlotte, North Carolina; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Charlotte FC +129, Nashville SC +221, Draw +219; over/under is 2.5 goals

BOTTOM LINE: Charlotte FC hosts Nashville in a non-conference matchup.

Charlotte is 6-3-0 in home games. Charlotte has a 2-5-1 record in games it scores only one goal.

Nashville is 5-4-2 on the road. Nashville ranks eighth in the MLS giving up only 21 goals.

Saturday's game is the first meeting between these teams this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Karol Swiderski has scored four goals with one assist for Charlotte. Andre Shinyashiki has three goals over the past 10 games.

Hany Mukhtar has nine goals and three assists for Nashville. C.J. Sapong has scored three goals over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Charlotte: 4-5-1, averaging 1.1 goals, 3.1 shots on goal and 5.1 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.2 goals per game.

Nashville: 4-2-4, averaging 1.6 goals, 5.5 shots on goal and 5.1 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.2 goals per game.

NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: Charlotte: Vinicius Mello (injured), Adam Edouard Armour (injured), Pablo Sisniega (injured).

  • Nashville: Handwalla Bwana (injured), Robert Castellanos (injured), Anibal Godoy (injured).

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