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  • Atlanta United defeats Orlando City

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Atlanta United remained unbeaten against Orlando City with a 2-1 victory on Sunday. Goals from Josef Martinez and Ezequiel Barco in the first half were enough to improve the Five Stripes to 2-0-2 against the Lions in the beginnings of an MLS rivalry in front of...
  • Atlanta United wins home opener over DC in front of huge Mercedes-Benz crowd

    ATLANTA – Atlanta United won its 2018 home opener on Sunday, defeating DC United by a final score of 3-1. The Five Stripes are now 1-1 after last weekend’s 4-0 loss to the Houston Dynamo in a surprisingly one-sided game. Atlanta United led DC led 1-0 at halftime after...
  • Atlanta United using preseason play to prepare for Year 2 in MLS

    ATLANTA – When Atlanta United kicked off its inaugural season in 2017, no one had the slightest clue that it would be a historic one – a season in which the team became the first MLS expansion team since Seattle in 2009 to qualify for the playoffs and to...
  • Ezequiel Barco joins Atlanta United in Orlando for practice

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Can we get Atlanta United’s season started already? All this talk of Atlanta United’s acquisition of 18-year-old phenomena Ezequiel Barco has many ready for their encore season. Barco arrived in training camp in the Orlando area Wednesday ready to rock. “It went well. A little tired...
  • Atlanta United becoming team MLS fans ‘love to hate’

    MARIETTA, Ga – As Atlanta United gets ready for their sophomore season, they know they’ll have a target on their backs. “I’ve been on the other side of it most of my career,” said defender Michael Parkhurst. “Looking at those teams, very envious, also jealous. Just, ‘man, you want...