New Nashville SC stadium gets a name
Nashville SC announced its new 30,000-seat soccer stadium will be called Geodis Park.
- Geodis is a France-based supply chain company with North American headquarters in Brentwood. Financial terms of the naming deal were not disclosed, per the Tennessean.
Why it matters: Geodis Park is set to become a major Nashville landmark on the fairgrounds and in Wedgewood-Houston when it opens May 1 with a game against the Philadelphia Union.
- Team officials say it will be the biggest soccer-specific stadium in the U.S. or Canada.
What they're saying: "We have repeatedly said that the new stadium will become the spiritual home of Nashville Soccer Club," team CEO Ian Ayre said during Thursday's announcement.
- He called the partnership with Geodis "a landmark part of the history and journey of the club."
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