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Nashville SC Opening Match vs. Chicago Fire in the MLS Is Back Tournament Postponed

July 7, 2020 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - Nashville SC News Release

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Major League Soccer today announced that the MLS is Back Tournament Group A match between Nashville SC and Chicago Fire FC on July 8 has been postponed.

Since arriving in Orlando, five Nashville SC players have received confirmed positive tests for COVID-19. Two of the players received the confirmed positive results during the weekend and three players received confirmed positive results last night. In addition, four other players have received inconclusive test results, and require further testing.

MLS will continue to evaluate the club's participation in the MLS is Back Tournament following the results of additional testing.

Further details regarding when this match will be played will be announced at a later date. For more information about Nashville SC visit and follow the club at @NashvilleSC on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Spotify.

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