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Nashville vs. Toronto FC 8/1/2021 Major League Soccer Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Nashville takes on Toronto FC on 8/1/2021.

Toronto FC clashes with Nashville in a Major League Soccer match. Nashville with a record of 3-4-8 this season comes into this game with a 2-1-6 record on the road. Toronto FC is 3-4-8 this season and is 1-3-2 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Nashville and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. Toronto FC came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Nashville at their home pitch.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Toronto FC and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against Nashville.

The Nashville Roster

The Players to Watch for the Nashville

Dax McCarty MF,DF

Dax McCarty has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Dax McCarty has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Dax McCarty has 14 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nashville teammates, Dax McCarty had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Dax McCarty has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Dax McCarty has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

David Romney DF

As a shooter, David Romney had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but David Romney had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

David Romney has 15 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nashville teammates, David Romney had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

David Romney has 0 Yellow Cards this season. David Romney has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

Randall Leal MF,FW

As a shooter, Randall Leal had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Randall Leal had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Randall Leal has 12 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Randall Leal has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Randall Leal has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Randall Leal has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

Daniel Lovitz DF

Daniel Lovitz has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Daniel Lovitz has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Daniel Lovitz has 12 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nashville teammates, Daniel Lovitz had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Daniel Lovitz has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Daniel Lovitz has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

Hany Mukhtar FW,MF

As a shooter, Hany Mukhtar had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Hany Mukhtar had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Hany Mukhtar has 11 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Hany Mukhtar has 7 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Hany Mukhtar has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Hany Mukhtar has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

The Toronto FC Roster

The Players to Watch for the Toronto FC

Michael Bradley MF

As a shooter, Michael Bradley had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Michael Bradley has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Michael Bradley had 15 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Toronto FC teammates, Michael Bradley had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Michael Bradley has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Michael Bradley has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

Marky Delgado MF,FW

Marky Delgado has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Marky Delgado has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Marky Delgado had 12 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Marky Delgado has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Marky Delgado has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Marky Delgado has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

Omar Gonzalez DF

As a shooter, Omar Gonzalez had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Omar Gonzalez has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Omar Gonzalez has 12 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Toronto FC teammates, Omar Gonzalez had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Omar Gonzalez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Omar Gonzalez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

Auro DF,MF

As a shooter, Auro had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Auro has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Auro has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Toronto FC teammates, Auro had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Auro has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Auro has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

Chris Mavinga DF

As a shooter, Chris Mavinga had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Chris Mavinga has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Chris Mavinga had 11 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Toronto FC teammates, Chris Mavinga had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Chris Mavinga has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Chris Mavinga has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Major League Soccer action.

Nashville Team Stats

The Nashville Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Nashville was able to score 1.53 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Nashville was able to score 1.20 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Nashville converted on 0.25 of attempted shots on goal. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Nashville attempted 6.07 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Nashville is able to get 39.7% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Nashville Defensive Stats and Metrics

Nashville gave up 0.87 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. Nashville goalkeepers fended off 3.0 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Nashville truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Nashville goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 71.1% of the time. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 46.7% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Nashville. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Nashville Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Toronto FC had 10.13 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Toronto FC in the top 93 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Toronto FC had 14.47 interceptions. This puts Toronto FC in the top 15 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Toronto FC has committed 11.2 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Toronto FC is in the top 21 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Toronto FC drew 12.47 fouls. This puts Toronto FC in the top 54 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Toronto FC committed an offside 2.13 times. This puts Toronto FC in the top 75 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Toronto FC Team Stats

The Toronto FC Offensive Stats and Metrics

Toronto FC scored 1.27 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Toronto FC was able to score 0.87 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Toronto FC was able to score on 0.40 of their shots on target. This offense creates high quality shots.

Toronto FC attempted 3.13 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Toronto FC is able to get 32.4% of their shots to be on goal(target). Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Toronto FC Defensive Stats and Metrics

Toronto FC gave up 2.07 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. Toronto FC goalkeepers fended off 5.87 shots per 90 minutes. This defense plays with fire far too often due to their inability to prevent shots on goal.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 65.9% of shots on target were saved by Toronto FC goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. Toronto FC goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 6.7% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Toronto FC Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Toronto FC had 10.13 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Toronto FC in the top 93 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Toronto FC had 14.47 interceptions. Toronto FC is in the top 15 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Toronto FC has committed 11.2 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Toronto FC in the top 21 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Toronto FC drew 12.47 fouls. Toronto FC is in the top 54 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Toronto FC had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.13 times per 90 minutes of action. Toronto FC is in the top 75 percentile in offside calls against them.

Nashville vs. Toronto FC Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Nashville 2 Toronto FC 0

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