Atlanta United joined Major League Soccer in 2017 and won the 2018 MLS Cup in just its second season, the earliest an expansion team has won the title since 1998. The club has set multiple league records including season tickets sales (36,000-plus), single-season average (53,002) and total home attendance (901,033). Owned by Arthur M. Blank, Atlanta United plays its home matches at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
The Atlanta United logo was constructed utilizing elements of Atlanta's rich history and culture, underscoring the city's progressive and passionate voice.
CIRCLE Inspired by the city's seal and Olympic heritage. It is a symbol of unity and globalization. The circle represents the never-ending passion for this city and club.
STRIPES The 5 stripes represent the pillars of our character: Unity, Determination, Community, Excellence, and Innovation. The black stripes are a nod to Atlanta's history as a railroad town.
THE A The bold "A" at the center of the logo puts the focus on the enduring strength of Atlanta. The "A" is anchored to the circle symbolizing the connection to the community.
FC We are called a Football Club because we are more than just a team. We are the fans, we are the community, we are Atlanta.
UNITED Atlanta is a modern international city that embraces all its citizens. We have an inclusive fan base that is progressive and passionate. A fan base that is one voice and gathers to stand united.
Unite & Conquer
Unite & Conquer is our vision, mission, promise to our ethos. It is the filter for everything we do. These two words provide a bold and unapologetic foundation for all that we embody.
Atlanta is a city where unity is found in diversity - the things that make individuals different are what makes this city stronger as whole. Atlanta United is powered by that same principle; this is our call for fans to bring their voices together-to create a force more powerful than any one human could be on their own.
In doing so, we will work to become the best and most passionate club in the world. UNITE & CONQUER represents our promise to our fans and our city - to entertain & unite Atlanta. We will ALWAYS give our best and represent ATL in a manner that is honest, authentic, and proud.
Atlanta United Honors
Since its inception, Atlanta United FC has been determined to be a successful club both in North America and the global soccer landscape.
MLS Cup - 2018
In only the club's second year of existence, Atlanta United won the League title at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, after beating the Portland Timbers in the 2018 MLS Cup, by a score of 2-0. Argentinean Franco Escobar and Venezuelan Josef Martínez scored the two goals to give the club its first championship. Martínez also won the MLS Cup MVP and was named Major League Soccer's MVP.
MLS Eastern Conference Championship - 2018
During a two-legged series, Atlanta United won the Eastern Conference Championship beating the New York Red Bulls by an aggregate score of 3-1.
U.S. Open Cup - 2019
Another final at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, another trophy for Atlanta United. Pity Martinez scored the eventual match winner in the 16th minute, six minutes after the hosts took the lead through an unusual own goal, and Atlanta captured their first-ever U.S. Open Cup championship with a 2-1 victory over Minnesota United in Tuesday night's final.
Campeones Cup - 2019
Another season another trophy raise at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Facing one of the giants of North American soccer in Club América, Atlanta United came out on top in a riveting 3-2 win in front of a rowdy Atlanta crowd.
eMLS Cup - 2022
Atlanta United won the 2022 eMLS Cup! Paulo Neto broke through in front of a roaring crowd at Austin City Limits, defeating D.C. United’s KingCJ0 by an aggregate score of 5-3 in the final.