2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
9-9-7, 6th in Major League Soccer
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Surging Atlanta United topple D.C. United

Ezequiel Barco scored his seventh goal of the season and assisted Josef Martinez's team-leading ninth to help Atlanta beat DC United.

Ezequiel Barco nails a stunning free kick vs. D.C. United (0:30)
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Atlanta routs Cincy as Martinez scores twice

Josef Martinez celebrated his 100th regular season MLS match with two more goals as Atlanta United stayed hot with a 4-0 rout of FC Cincinnati.

Atlanta United FC vs. FC Cincinnati - Game Highlights (1:58)
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Atlanta United FC vs. Orlando City SC - Game Highlights (2:01)
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Nashville wins on the road, beats Atlanta

Daniel Rios scored late in the first half and Randall Leal added an insurance goal late in the second half Saturday as Nashville beat Atlanta.

Daniel Rios gives Nashville SC the lead before HT (0:42)
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Moreno gives Atlanta United the lead in the 82nd minute (0:40)
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Ezequiel Barco gives Atlanta United the lead (0:57)
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33dJeff Carlisle

Sources: MLS to compensate Atlanta players

A grievance filed by the MLSPA on behalf of Atlanta players over the denial of days off has been found to be true by MLS, sources have told ESPN.

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Atlanta United blanks LAFC on Martinez goal

Josef Martinez scored his fifth goal of the season and third in as many games to lift Atlanta United to a 1-0 victory over visiting LAFC.

Josef Martinez scores his first goal at Mercedes-Benz Stadium since 2019 (0:51)
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37dJeff Carlisle and Kyle Bonagura

How can Atlanta, LAFC get back to their best?

Atlanta won MLS Cup in its second season, LAFC set a record points haul in their sophomore year, yet both clubs have failed to recapture that magic.

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39dJeff Carlisle

Sources: Ex-Mexico star Pineda to coach Atlanta

Sounders assistant and ex-Mexico international Gonzalo Pineda has agreed terms to become the next manager of Atlanta, sources confirmed to ESPN.

Ezequiel Barco scores twice in Atlanta United's win (0:39)
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Josef Martinez, Victor Wanyama shown red cards after altercation (1:47)
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RankingsMajor League Soccer

Goal Difference5Tied-8th
Goals Scored35Tied-11th
Assists21Tied-14th
Goals Conceded30Tied-9th