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Nashville SC vs. Columbus Crew 11/29/2020 MLS Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Nashville SC clashes with Columbus Crew on 11/29/2020 at 8:00PM

Nashville SC takes on Columbus Crew in a regular season match. Nashville SC with a record of 8-8-7 this season comes into this game with a 4-3-5 record on the road. Columbus Crew is 12-5-6 this season and is 10-0-1 at home.

The Nashville SC Roster

The Players to Watch for the Nashville SC

David Romney DF

As a shooter, David Romney had 12 shots fired this season. David Romney was ranked #497 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but David Romney had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, David Romney was ranked #188 in shots on goal this season.

David Romney has 1 goals scored this season. David Romney was ranked #250 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nashville SC teammates, David Romney had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, David Romney was ranked #221 in assists this season.

David Romney has 1 Yellow Cards this season. David Romney has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in MLS action.

Walker Zimmerman DF

Walker Zimmerman has 19 shots fired this season. Walker Zimmerman was ranked #403 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Walker Zimmerman had 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #90 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Walker Zimmerman has 3 goals scored this season. Walker Zimmerman was ranked #86 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nashville SC teammates, Walker Zimmerman had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Walker Zimmerman was ranked #499 in assists this season.

Walker Zimmerman has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Walker Zimmerman has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 17 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in MLS action.

Randall Leal MF,FW

As a shooter, Randall Leal had 41 shots fired this season. Randall Leal was ranked #163 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Randall Leal has 18 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Randall Leal was ranked #314 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Randall Leal had 3 goals this season. Randall Leal was ranked #86 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nashville SC teammates, Randall Leal had 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Randall Leal was ranked #30 in assists this season.

Randall Leal has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Randall Leal has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 32 fouls this season. He has drawn 36 fouls this season in MLS action.

Daniel Lovitz DF

Daniel Lovitz has 8 shots fired this season. Daniel Lovitz was ranked #41 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Daniel Lovitz has 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #435 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Daniel Lovitz had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Daniel Lovitz was ranked #250 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nashville SC teammates, Daniel Lovitz had 2 assists this season. Daniel Lovitz was ranked #112 in assists this season in MLS League.

Daniel Lovitz has 6 Yellow Cards this season. Daniel Lovitz has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 27 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in MLS action.

Dax McCarty MF

Dax McCarty has 10 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Dax McCarty was ranked #532 in shots attempted this season. Dax McCarty has 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Dax McCarty was ranked #131 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Dax McCarty had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Dax McCarty was ranked #250 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nashville SC teammates, Dax McCarty had 3 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Dax McCarty was ranked #58 in assists this season.

Dax McCarty has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Dax McCarty has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 23 fouls this season in MLS action.

Aníbal Godoy MF

As a shooter, Aníbal Godoy had 22 shots fired this season. Aníbal Godoy was ranked #332 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Aníbal Godoy had 7 shots on target this season. He was ranked #39 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Aníbal Godoy has 1 goals scored this season. Aníbal Godoy was ranked #250 in goals this season in MLS. Aníbal Godoy has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Aníbal Godoy was ranked #499 in assists this season.

Aníbal Godoy has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Aníbal Godoy has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 32 fouls this season. He has drawn 51 fouls this season in MLS action.

Daniel Armando Ríos FW

As a shooter, Daniel Armando Ríos had 27 shots fired this season. Daniel Armando Ríos was ranked #306 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Daniel Armando Ríos has 9 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Daniel Armando Ríos was ranked #3 in shots on goal this season.

Daniel Armando Ríos has 4 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Daniel Armando Ríos was ranked #56 in goals this season. Daniel Armando Ríos has 0 assists this season. Daniel Armando Ríos was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Daniel Armando Ríos has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Daniel Armando Ríos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in MLS action.

Alistair Johnston DF

Alistair Johnston has 4 shots fired this season. Alistair Johnston was ranked #186 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Alistair Johnston had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Alistair Johnston was ranked #188 in shots on goal this season.

Alistair Johnston has 0 goals scored this season. Alistair Johnston was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nashville SC teammates, Alistair Johnston had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Alistair Johnston was ranked #499 in assists this season.

Alistair Johnston has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Alistair Johnston has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 22 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in MLS action.

The Columbus Crew Roster

The Players to Watch for the Columbus Crew

Jonathan Mensah DF

Jonathan Mensah has 9 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Jonathan Mensah was ranked #16 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jonathan Mensah had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Jonathan Mensah was ranked #188 in shots on goal this season.

Jonathan Mensah has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Jonathan Mensah was ranked #510 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Columbus Crew teammates, Jonathan Mensah had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Jonathan Mensah was ranked #499 in assists this season.

Jonathan Mensah has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Jonathan Mensah has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in MLS action.

Artur MF

Artur has 11 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Artur was ranked #514 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Artur had 6 shots on target this season. He was ranked #61 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Artur had 2 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Artur was ranked #139 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Columbus Crew teammates, Artur had 2 assists this season. Artur was ranked #112 in assists this season in MLS League.

Artur has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Artur has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 43 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in MLS action.

Pedro Santos FW,MF

Pedro Santos has 44 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Pedro Santos was ranked #159 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Pedro Santos had 15 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Pedro Santos was ranked #334 in shots on goal this season.

Pedro Santos has 6 goals scored this season. Pedro Santos was ranked #25 in goals this season in MLS. Pedro Santos has 7 assists this season. Pedro Santos was ranked #4 in assists this season in MLS League.

Pedro Santos has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Pedro Santos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 30 fouls this season. He has drawn 47 fouls this season in MLS action.

Harrison Afful DF

Harrison Afful has 10 shots fired this season. Harrison Afful was ranked #532 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Harrison Afful had 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #188 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Harrison Afful has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Harrison Afful was ranked #250 in goals this season. Harrison Afful has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Harrison Afful was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Harrison Afful has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Harrison Afful has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 30 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in MLS action.

Luis Díaz FW,MF

As a shooter, Luis Díaz had 31 shots fired this season. Luis Díaz was ranked #238 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Luis Díaz has 12 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Luis Díaz was ranked #357 in shots on goal this season.

Luis Díaz has 0 goals scored this season. Luis Díaz was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. Luis Díaz has 3 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Luis Díaz was ranked #58 in assists this season.

Luis Díaz has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Luis Díaz has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 22 fouls this season. He has drawn 41 fouls this season in MLS action.

Derrick Etienne FW,MF

As a shooter, Derrick Etienne had 13 shots fired this season. Derrick Etienne was ranked #479 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Derrick Etienne has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #269 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Derrick Etienne has 1 goals scored this season. Derrick Etienne was ranked #250 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Columbus Crew teammates, Derrick Etienne had 2 assists this season. Derrick Etienne was ranked #112 in assists this season in MLS League.

Derrick Etienne has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Derrick Etienne has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 31 fouls this season in MLS action.

Gyasi Zardes FW

As a shooter, Gyasi Zardes had 38 shots fired this season. Gyasi Zardes was ranked #209 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Gyasi Zardes has 18 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Gyasi Zardes was ranked #314 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Gyasi Zardes had 12 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Gyasi Zardes was ranked #177 in goals this season. Gyasi Zardes has 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Gyasi Zardes was ranked #30 in assists this season.

Gyasi Zardes has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Gyasi Zardes has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 27 fouls this season in MLS action.

Youness Mokhtar FW,MF

Youness Mokhtar has 21 shots fired this season. Youness Mokhtar was ranked #339 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Youness Mokhtar had 8 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Youness Mokhtar was ranked #17 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Youness Mokhtar had 3 goals this season. Youness Mokhtar was ranked #86 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Columbus Crew teammates, Youness Mokhtar had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Youness Mokhtar was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Youness Mokhtar has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Youness Mokhtar has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in MLS action.

Nashville SC Team Stats

The Nashville SC Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Nashville SC was able to score 1.04 goals. This puts Nashville SC in a ranking of #20 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Nashville SC scored those goals off assists 84.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.87 assists. This puts Nashville SC in a league ranking of #16 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Nashville SC converted on 0.26 of attempted shots on goal. Nashville SC has a #18 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Nashville SC attempts 4.04 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #16 in MLS in shots on target. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Nashville SC is able to get 34.2 of their shots to be on goal(target). Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #16 in MLS in shots on target.

Nashville SC Defensive Stats and Metrics

Nashville SC gave up 0.96 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts Nashville SC is ranked #4 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. Nashville SC goalkeepers fended off 4.0 shots per 90 minutes. Nashville SC is ranked #12 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Nashville SC goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 76.1% of the time. This puts Nashville SC ranks #5 in the league in saves rate. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 39.1% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Nashville SC. Nashville SC is ranked #2 in clean sheet rate in the league.

Nashville SC Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Nashville SC had 1.09 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Nashville SC is in the top 100 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Nashville SC has successfully intercepted 11.04 passes per 90 minutes of action. Nashville SC is in the top 73 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Nashville SC commits 0.04 fouls. This puts Nashville SC in the top 57 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Nashville SC drew 13.74 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Nashville SC is in the top 19 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Nashville SC had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 11.57 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Nashville SC in the top 44 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Columbus Crew Team Stats

The Columbus Crew Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Columbus Crew was able to score 1.43 goals. Columbus Crew is ranked #10 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Columbus Crew scored those goals off assists 79.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.13 assists. Columbus Crew has a ranking of #10 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Columbus Crew was able to score at a 0.38 rate on their shots on target. Is Columbus Crew a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #4 in MLS in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Columbus Crew attempts 3.83 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Columbus Crew has a #20 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Columbus Crew attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 36.2 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Columbus Crew has a #20 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

Columbus Crew Defensive Stats and Metrics

Columbus Crew gave up 0.74 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts Columbus Crew is ranked #1 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.3 shots were saved by Columbus Crew goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts Columbus Crew in a ranking of #1 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 80.3% of shots on target were saved by Columbus Crew goalkeepers. Columbus Crew goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #1 in shots saved percentage. Columbus Crew goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 39.1% of the time. This puts Columbus Crew at #2 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Columbus Crew Utility Stats

Columbus Crew tried 1.87 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Columbus Crew in the top 46 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Columbus Crew has successfully intercepted 13.78 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Columbus Crew in the top 19 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Columbus Crew commits 0.0 fouls. This puts Columbus Crew in the top 25 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Columbus Crew drew 13.57 fouls. This puts Columbus Crew in the top 31 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Columbus Crew had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 13.83 times per 90 minutes of action. Columbus Crew is in the top 92 percentile in offside calls against them.

Nashville SC vs. Columbus Crew Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Nashville SC 0 Columbus Crew 1

Moneyline Pick: Columbus Crew +151 SkyBook