Match Preview: ATL UTD 2 vs New York Red Bulls II - Patrick Okonkwo

Match Preview: ATL UTD 2 vs New York Red Bulls II

Atlanta United 2 will face New York Red Bulls II Saturday night at MSU Soccer Park. The match is scheduled to kick-off at 5:00 p.m. EST and can be seen live on ESPN+.

ATL UTD 2 returns to action Saturday when it travels to Montclair, New Jersey to take on New York Red Bulls II at MSU Soccer Park. The match marks the fourth meeting all-time between both sides and the second this season. Atlanta is 1-2-0 all-time against Red Bulls II.

ATL UTD 2’s last outing against Charleston Battery on Friday, July 5 was abandoned in the 11th minute due to inclement weather. The match was rescheduled for Sept. 18 at Fifth Third Bank Stadium and will be replayed in its entirety from the opening kickoff.

New York welcomes Atlanta after edging Bethlehem Steel 4-3 in a midweek clash on Wednesday, July 10. Red Bulls II trailed 3-1 in the second half when Jared Stroud and Tom Barlow led a late comeback that saw New York score three goals in the final 15 minutes to take all three points on the road. Barlow and Stroud each scored a brace as Red Bulls II reached third place in the Eastern Conference heading into this Saturday’s match.