Atlanta United 2 returns to action on Sunday, Sept. 17 when the team hosts Inter Miami CF II at Fifth Third Bank Stadium. The match is scheduled to kick off at 7:30 p.m. EDT and will be streamed live on Apple TV - MLS Season Pass, while fans can also tune into the Soccer Down Here audio stream.
In ATL UTD 2's last match on Sunday, Sept. 10, the team picked up its first road win of the year during a 2-1 victory against Huntsville City FC. In that match, Machop Chol scored his first goal of the year for ATL UTD 2 in the 49th minute to tie the game. In the sixth minute of stoppage time, Jackson Conway scored the game winner on a cross into the 18-yard-box from Karim Tmimi keep the team playoff chances alive with two games left. It was ATL UTD's latest goal of the season.
Sunday, September 17 | Fifth Third Bank Stadium, Kennesaw, Georgia | 7:30 p.m. ET
ATL UTD 2 (9-12-5, 33 points) vs. Inter Miami CF II (5-16-5, 21 points)
Stream: MLS Season Pass
Atlanta United 2 defeated Inter Miami CF II in their previous meeting on June 4. Nick Firmino and David Mejía each scored a brace while Erik Centeno also scored to earn the 5-0 clean sheet victory at Fifth Third Bank Stadium.
ATL UTD 2 BY THE NUMBERS
Atlanta enters Monday's match with a 9-12-5-1 (W-L-T-SOW) record overall and is 8-4-1 on the at home. The team is currently in 10th place in the Eastern Conference with 33 points, five back of the final playoff spot. The team needs a win on Sunday as well as a loss from Huntsville or NYCFC II to keep them in the hunt. ATL UTD 2 is tied for 13th in the league with 45 goals, led by MLSNP mid-season MVP Nick Firmino with 15 scored. The team has featured 15 different goal scorers and played 14 teenagers on the season.
INTER MIAMI CF II
Miami comes into Sunday's meeting against Atlanta with a 5-16-5 record and 1-10-2 on the road. In Miami's last match, the team earned a 3-0 victory at DRV PNK Stadium against FC Cincinnati 2 in a match that featured three different goal scorers for Miami. The team is led by Lucas Meek with four goals on the season.