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Match Preview: Atlanta United vs Inter Miami CF

Atlanta United returns to action Saturday night against Inter Miami CF at Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the third meeting between the two clubs. The match will be televised on FOX Sports Southeast at 7 p.m. ET and transmitted on Sports Radio 92.9 The Game and La Mejor.

  • Atlanta is 0-1-1 against Miami, playing to a 0-0 draw at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sept. 2 and falling 2-1 at Inter Miami CF Stadium on Sept. 9.
  • Ezequiel Barco is tied for the team-lead in goals with Emerson Hyndman (two), and leads the team in assists (three), shots on goal (10) and duels won (72). The midfielder remains the most-fouled player in MLS and ranks sixth in the league in dribble success rate at 58.14 percent.
  • Atlanta ranks third in MLS in possession at 58.42 percent and second in duel success rate at 53.55 percent.
  • Atlanta is coming off a 4-2 loss at Nashville SC on Sept. 12. Jeff Larentowicz and George Bello scored their first goals of the season and Homegrown midfielder Tyler Wolff made his first start for the club.
  • Miami is coming off a 2-1 loss at Orlando City SC on Sept. 12 with Brek Shea scoring the team’s goal.

MATCH INFORMATION

Saturday, Sept. 19 | Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, GA|7 p.m. (ET)

Atlanta United (3-6-2, 11 points) vs. Inter Miami CF (2-7-2, 8 points)

BROADCAST SCHEDULE

TV | FOX Sports Southeast

English Radio | 92.9 The Game

Spanish Radio | La Mejor

 

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