CFC Men Host Nashville FC Saturday

Friday, June 16, 2017
 Chattanooga FC will be back to work this evening after Thursday night's thrilling 1-1 draw against the NPSL Southeast Division leading New Orleans Jesters in front of several thousand screaming Chattahooligans. CFC gets back at it ]Saturday night for their second match in a two-week timespan as the boys in blue welcome the newly formed Inter Nashville FC to Finley Stadium at 7:30pm. 
"Each game is a must win for us at this point" said Sean McDaniel, GM, Chattanooga FC.
"This is a very competitive league this year, and there are no easy matches. That's evident from  teams from Nashville always play us tough and I expect tomorrow night to be no different."

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