#MercedesBenzStadium

  • MLS announces opponent, date for 2018 All-Star Game in Atlanta

    ATLANTA – Officials with Major League Soccer announced Thursday that Juventus will be the opponent in the 2018 MLS All-Star Game in Atlanta. It was also announced that the match at Mercedes-Benz Stadium will take place on Aug. 1 at 7:30 p.m. “We welcome Juventus, one of the world’s iconic...
  • Atlanta hoping to use Super Bowl LIII to redeem city’s image

      Atlanta is trying to prove to the world it has changed since the last time it hosted the Super Bowl   MINNEAPOLIS — When hundreds of thousands of football fans, media and guests journey to the city of Atlanta next February for Super Bowl LIII, city officials hope...
  • Win tickets to UGA-Bama championship game

    ATLANTA – Our partner radio station, 680 The Fan, is giving away one set of tickets to the hottest game in town.  Monday night, the Georgia Bulldogs will take on the Alabama Crimson Tide inside the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, but it’ll cost you big bucks to attend. According to...
  • Atlanta United breaks attendance marks!

    ATLANTA (AP) – Toronto FC set a Major League Soccer points record. Atlanta United broke a pair of attendance marks. Now, it’s on to the playoffs for both teams. Sebastian Giovinco scored his 16th goal of the season on a brilliant free kick in the 84th minute Sunday, giving...
  • 2018 MLS All-Star Game coming to Atlanta!

    ATLANTA – Atlanta will host the MLS All-Star game in 2018 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Wednesday. A news conference has been scheduled for Monday at the stadium. You can watch the news conference LIVE on wsbtv.com and the official...
  • Lawsuit claims Atlanta Falcons owe millions in taxes on new stadium

    ATLANTA – The new Mercedes-Benz football stadium has dazzled fans and excited citizens of Atlanta. But, a lawsuit obtained by our FOX 5 I-Team, claims the Falcons should be paying an estimated $26 million dollars per year in property taxes. The Fayetteville attorney who filed the lawsuit says Atlanta...
  • Dolphins rally from 17-point deficit to stun Falcons 20-17

    ATLANTA (AP) — Jay Cutler threw a pair of touchdown passes, Cody Parkey kicked a pair of field goals and the Miami Dolphins rallied from a 17-0 halftime deficit to stun the Atlanta Falcons 20-17 on Sunday. Matt Ryan had another crucial interception with the Falcons in position to...
  • Former President Jimmy Carter joins Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood on stage

    ATLANTA – Garth Brooks had the honor of performing the first concert at Mercedes-Benz Stadium along with his wife, Georgia-native Trisha Yearwood. Many folks took to social media Thursday night to share their thoughts on the shows. Some voiced concerns over the acoustics in the new stadium early in...
  • Volunteers needed for 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship

    ATLANTA – Mercedes-Benz Stadium will be the site of the College Football Playoff National Championship in January and an event of that size needs help from lots of volunteers.  The Atlanta Football Host Committee (AFHC) is seeking more than 2,000 people to volunteer for fan events before, during and...