Nashville SC release new kit numbers for the 2022 season

Nashville SC kicked off their 2022 preseason at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida today. With the start of the new season comes new shirt numbers.

Aké Loba has upgraded to the no. 9 shirt ahead of his first full season in Music City. The Ivorian wore number 72 after arriving last summer for a club-record $7 million, but has taken over the number traditionally reserved for the primary striker after the departure of Dom Badji.

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Meanwhile, Nashville’s newest signings have selected their numbers. Sean Davis will wear number 54 for the Coyotes after previously wearing 27 for New York Red Bulls. Teal Bunbury has claimed the number 12 shirt, previously worn by Alistair Johnston, and Ethan Zubak will take number 11. Defender Josh Bauer has taken the number 22 shirt vacated by Matt LaGrassa.

Nashville SC will train in Bradenton before playing their first preseason contest on January 28.

Nashville SC 2022 shirt numbers

1 – Joe Willis
2 – Dan Lovitz
4 – Dave Romney
5 – Jack Maher
6 – Dax McCarty
8 – Randall Leal
9 – Aké Loba (previously 72)
10 – Hany Mukhtar
11 – Ethan Zubak (new signing)
12 – Teal Bunbury (new signing)
13 – Irakoze Donasiyano
14 – Daniel Ríos
15 – Eric Miller
17 – CJ Sapong
19 – Alex Muyl
20 – Aníbal Godoy
22 – Josh Bauer (new signing)
23 – Taylor Washington
24 – Robert Castellanos
25 – Walker Zimmerman
26 – Luke Haakenson
27 – Brian Anunga
30 – Elliot Pannico
54 – Sean Davis
70 – Handwalla Bwana
* – Ahmed Longmire (drafted)
* – Will Meyer (drafted)

Author: Ben Wrightis the Director of Soccer Content and a Senior MLS Contributor for Broadway Sports covering Nashville SC and the US National Team. Previously Ben was the editor and a founder of Speedway Soccer, where he has covered Nashville SC and their time in USL before journeying to Major League Soccer since 2018. Raised in Louisville, KY Ben grew up playing before a knee injury ended his competitive career. When he is not talking soccer he is probably producing music, drinking coffee or hanging out with his wife and kids. Mastodon

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