By Ben Wright (@benwright), editor.
NASHVILLE, TN - Nashville SC announced ESPN 94.9 Game 2 as their Radio broadcast partner for the 2020 Major League Soccer season on Friday morning.
“We are thrilled to continue our relationship with Nashville SC,” said Cromwell Media VP/Market Manager Dennis Gwiazdon in a joint press release with Nashville SC. “Nashville is one of the most vibrant sports cities in the U.S. ESPN 94.9 Game 2’s partnership with Nashville SC provides us with yet another opportunity to provide listeners and fans with ongoing coverage of their favorite teams. Cromwell Media is proud to support the MLS expansion into Music City and joining forces with Nashville SC further cements our commitment to be Nashville's Best Sports Talk.”
ESPN 94.9 Game 2 will carry all regular season matches and postseason matches, including Nashville SC's home opener on Saturday, February 29. John Freeman, Nashville SC's TV play-by-play announcer in USL, and Wes Boling, the radio voice of Nashville SC in USL, will be joined by Nashville SC's Kelly Glendenning as the primary radio voices of Nashville SC. Each game will have a 15 minute post match and pre match show, as well as other weekly content on ESPN 102.5 The Game.
“We are fortunate to have a radio partner in Cromwell Radio that is committed to the growth of soccer in Nashville,” Nashville SC CEO Ian Ayre said. “With expanding coverage of Nashville Soccer Club in 2020, we are confident that 102.5 The Game and 94.9 Game 2 will continue to provide our fans first class programming throughout the season.”
Stay tuned for more information on Nashville SC's broadcast line-up to be released in the coming weeks.
Cover photo courtesy Nashville SC