Nashville MLS Announce Community Soccer Field in North Nashville

Nashville MLS and U.S. Soccer Foundation announce Community Soccer Field in North Nashville October 26, 2018, Nashville, TN – Nashville Major League Soccer (Nashville MLS) has partnered with the U.S. Soccer Foundation and United Way of Metropolitan Nashville to build a small soccer field, also known as a mini-pitch, in the culturally rich community of … Read More of “Nashville MLS Announce Community Soccer Field in North Nashville”

Nashville MLS expansion club eyes Nissan Stadium as temporary home; team name still undecided

MLS Commissioner Don Garber discusses Nashville’s MLS stadium being approved and what that means for the team’s future. Ayrika L Whitney, The Tennessean The CEO leading Nashville’s Major League Soccer expansion franchise says he wants to build a “uniquely Nashville” club — but what the team will be called is still undecided. Ian Ayre also confirmed that … Read More of “Nashville MLS expansion club eyes Nissan Stadium as temporary home; team name still undecided”

Nashville MLS stadium project wins final Metro Council approval

Nashville’s Major League Soccer expansion team is getting a home — and the city’s fairgrounds is in for a controversial major overhaul. The Metro Council voted late Tuesday to give final approval to three ordinances and a resolution that clears the way for a much-debated $275 million stadium project at the Fairgrounds Nashville that includes a 10-acre mixed-use development with … Read More of “Nashville MLS stadium project wins final Metro Council approval”

Nashville Planning Commission Signs Off On Rezoning for MLS Stadium Project at Fairgrounds

(Photo: HOK architects) After hearing an earful from Nashvillians, the Metro Planning Commission voted Wednesday to recommend rezoning 10 acres of the city’s fairgrounds for a new mixed-use development as part of the city’s Major League Soccer stadium project. A pair of unanimous 6-0 votes on two land-use changes came after a passionate public hearing where scores of soccer fans and fairgrounds … Read More of “Nashville Planning Commission Signs Off On Rezoning for MLS Stadium Project at Fairgrounds”

Nashville MLS Names Former Liverpool Chief Executive Ian Ayre CEO

Nashville’s MLS Club to be led by 2017 English Premier League Chief Executive of the Year Nashville, Tenn., May 21, 2018 – Nashville MLS today announced the appointment of Ian Ayre as Chief Executive Officer. Ayre, formerly Chief Executive of Liverpool Football Club of the English Premier League, will assume the responsibility of building and … Read More of “Nashville MLS Names Former Liverpool Chief Executive Ian Ayre CEO”

Nashville MLS owner: Scrapping fairgrounds stadium plan would cost city team

The lead owner of Nashville’s Major League Soccer expansion franchise warned Thursday that scrapping a plan to build a soccer stadium at the city’s fairgrounds would cost Nashville its recently awarded team. The pointed letter from billionaire team owner John Ingram — addressed to acting Vice Mayor Sheri Weiner — comes as two council members … Read More of “Nashville MLS owner: Scrapping fairgrounds stadium plan would cost city team”

Nashville MLS Sends Children to Nashville Soccer Club Home Opener

Soccer is a sport built on community, and Nashville MLS is committed to bringing our community together around this sport. Nashville MLS partnered with nonprofit organizations around the city to send more than 500 children and families to the Nashville Soccer Club home opener on March 24. “We are grateful for this opportunity and the … Read More of “Nashville MLS Sends Children to Nashville Soccer Club Home Opener”

MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER AWARDS EXPANSION CLUB TO NASHVILLE

Addition of team in Tennessee’s capital continues MLS’ Southeast expansion NASHVILLE – (December 20, 2017) – Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber today announced that the historic and culturally dynamic city of Nashville, Tennessee has been awarded an MLS expansion club. Nashville’s MLS team will be owned by the investment group, Nashville Soccer Holdings, LLC, led … Read More of “MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER AWARDS EXPANSION CLUB TO NASHVILLE”