By Ben Wright, editor.
Nashville SC learned their fate in the MLS Is Back Tournament on Thursday, as the group stage draw placed Nashville in Group A, the sole group of 6 teams in MLS's return to play tournament.
Nashville will play Orlando City, Philadelphia Union and Chicago Fire. The top two sides from each group will advance, along with the top four third placed finishers. In the West, we have an El Traffico matchup in Group F, as well as a rivalry packed Group D.
The tournament kicks off on July 8, with multiple games scheduled every day. We'll have more details and thoughts from Nashville SC head coach Gary Smith and captain Dax McCarty shortly.