Atlanta United hold the record of 13 matches undefeated at Mercedes-Benz Stadium after the 2-2 tie against New England Revolution on Sunday May 15. Thiago Almada got the lead early on in the match scoring an unassisted goal in the 15th minute.
Almada’s contributions were felt throughout the match with 90-minutes played, 84.6 percent passing accuracy and three shots on target. The Argentine midfielder provided the assist on Luiz Araújo’s goal that equalized the match. For his contributions on the pitch Almada was named to the MLS Team of the Week.
See the full MLS Team of the Week below:
Team of the Week (3-5-2, left to right): Pedro Gallese (ORL) – Andrew Brody (RSL), Auston Trusty (COL), Alistair Johnston (MTL) – Luquinhas (RBNY), Cristian Roldan (SEA), Sebastian Blanco (POR), Thiago Almada (ATL), Taxi Fountas (DC) – Jesus Ferreira (DAL), Adam Buksa (NE)
Coach: Robin Fraser (COL)
Bench: Sebastian Breza (MTL), Kyle Smith (ORL), Adalberto Carrasquilla (HOU), Maxi Moralez (NYC), Luciano Acosta (CIN), Nathan Fogaça (POR), Jeremy Ebobisse (SJ)
HIGHLIGHTS: Atlanta United FC vs. New England Revolution | May 15, 2022