Starting XI

Starting XI and roster notes: Atlanta United hosts Columbus Crew for regular season home finale


Atlanta United Starting XI vs. Columbus Crew

Brad Guzan (C), Brooks Lennon, Miles Robinson, Luis Abram, Caleb Wiley, Matheus Rossetto (Jay Fortune - 75'), Tristan Muyumba (Miguel Berry - 89'), Thiago Almada, Saba Lobjanidze (Edwin Mosquera - 62'), Xande Silva (Jamal Thiare - 75') (Derrick Etienne Jr. - 83'), Giorgos Giakoumakis

Atlanta United reserves not used

Ronald Hernández, Juanjo Purata, Amar Sejdić, Quentin Westberg

Columbus Crew Starting XI

Patrick Schulte, Rudy Camacho, Julian Gressel, Yevhen Cheberko (Mohamed Farsi - 89'), Steven Moreira, Darlington Nagbe (C), Aidan Morris, Alexandru Matan (Christian Ramirez - 90+3'), Sean Zawadzki, Cucho Hernandez, Diego Rossi (Kevin Molino - 90+5')

Columbus Crew reserves not used

Gustavo Vallecilla, Yaw Yeboah, Jacen Russell-Rowe, Evan Bush, Max Arftsen, Jimmy Medranda

Roster Notes

  • Atlanta United became the fastest club in Major League Soccer history to have 5 million fans attend MLS Regular Season matches, setting the record in 103 games.
  • Miles Robinson scored his second goal of the season.
  • Thiago Almada recorded his league-leading 17th assist of the season.
  • With the assist, Almada moved into second place all-time in Atlanta United history with 29.
  • With the draw, Atlanta United can finish as high as fifth place in the Eastern Conference and as low as seventh heading into Decision Day on Oct. 21.
  • Brad Guzan made a season-high five saves in a home match.

Player Availability

  • The club announced Machop Chol has undergone successful surgery and will miss the rest of the 2023 season.
Starting XI pose prior to the match against Columbus Crew at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, GA on Saturday, October 7, 2023. (Photo by Mitch Martin/Atlanta United)
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