Matheus Rossetto competes in ‘MLS Idle’; voting ends Sunday, May 10

Brazilian midfielder displayed guitar talents during Episode 3; MLS WORKS will donate $1,000 to Center for Family Resources – Cobb County should Rossetto win fan vote

Atlanta United midfielder Matheus Rossetto competed in’s ‘MLS Idle: Soccer’s Hidden Talents’ Thursday night, impressing judges as he played guitar to the song ‘Espaçosa Demais’ by Felipe Araújo (video). MLS WORKS, the league’s social responsibility platform, will donate $1,000 to the Center for Family Resources in Cobb County if Rossetto’s performance wins the fan vote.

Fans can vote by posting “#MLSIdle Rossetto” on Twitter or Facebook up to Sunday, May 10 at 11:59 pm ET.

MLS Idle is a competition where MLS players showcase their non-soccer skills, which airs each Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Susannah Collins, Charlie Davies and a special weekly guest reveal and judge the hidden talents of MLS players and fans have the opportunity to vote for their favorite performances and select each episode’s winner.

During Episode 3 (video) with special guest judge Quinn XCII, Rossetto went up against New England Revolution defender Andrew Farrell, Seattle Sounders goalkeeper Stefan Frei and Portland Timbers midfielder Diego Valeri.

MLS WORKS makes a $1,000 donation in honor of each weekly winner to a local charity designated by his club. For more information on MLS Idle and to watch previous episodes, visit