Brown scores equalizer in Whitecaps’ draw with Nashville


NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Javain Brown scored the tying goal for the Vancouver Whitecaps in a 1-1 draw with Nashville SC on Saturday night.

Brown’s tying goal came in the 87th minute for the Whitecaps (7-10-6), who were coming off a Canadian Championship final victory on Tuesday in B.C. Ryan Gauld got an assist on the goal. It was the fourth straight match the Whitecaps have earned a result on the road.

Teal Bunbury scored the lone goal for Nashville (8-7-8).

The Whitecaps outshot Nashville 21-18, with six shots on goal to three for Nashville.

Joe Willis saved five of the six shots he faced for Nashville. Cody Cropper made two saves for the Whitecaps.

Nashville plays on the road on Wednesday against the Portland Timbers, while the Whitecaps will host the Houston Dynamo on Friday.

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