Atlanta United Player Preview: Michael Parkhurst

#ATLUTD acquire defender @MFparkhurst from @ColumbusCrewSC pic.twitter.com/PJq7dGUHd8 — Atlanta United FC (@ATLUTD) December 11, 2016 Michael Parkhurst is a veteran center back who was acquired from Columbus Crew SC on December 11th, 2016 for $800,000 in GAM (General Allocation Money). Parkhurst has been a journeyman in his career playing in Germany, Denmark, and America. He was …

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MLS Playoff Preview: The Conference Semis for Atlanta United begins with a match at home vs. the Philadelphia Union.

After last weeks win at home over the New England Revolution, thanks to Franco Escobar’s solo goal Atlanta United are back in action as they get set to take on the Philadelphia Union tomorrow at Mercedes-Benz Stadium at 8 P.M. on ESPN2. Both squads are coming off close wins, but both teams stories of advancing …

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MLS Playoff Recap: Playoff Prime Franco Escobar’s goal puts Atlanta through to the next round in a 1-0 victory over New England.

The photo above pretty much sums up every single Atlanta United’s fan reaction when Franco Escobar came up clutch again in the playoffs for his team as his lonely goal gave them the victory in a close and tense first round playoff match against the New England Revolution. Atlanta United came into Saturday’s playoff match …

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MLS Playoff Preview: Atlanta United vs. New England Revolution

The MLS Playoffs have arrived! That means today at 1 PM inside Mercedes-Benz Stadium it will be rocking as the playoff intensity atmosphere of the 17’s will be in full force as second seed in the Eastern Conference and defending MLS Cup Champs Atlanta United get set to take on the visiting seventh seed New …

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Match Recap: Atlanta United defeat the New England Revolution in final match of the regular season.

In Atlanta United’s final match of the regular season under an open roof vs. the New England Revolution at Mercedes-Benz Stadium the 5-Stripes put on a show for the fans in a 3-1 victory filled with playoff implications and a possible rematch between these two opponents in the future during the MLS playoffs. Atlanta came …

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U.S. Open Cup Final Preview: Atlanta United look to capture another trophy in less than 2 weeks.

After Friday nights victory down in Disneyland Atlanta United return back home to face against opponents Minnesota United in the U.S. Open Cup Final at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Tuesday, August 27th. The team looks to achieve yet another cup trophy after taking down Mexican giants Club America in the Campeones Cup Final by a final …

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Stoppage Time Heartbreak for the 5-Stripes in Toronto

Atlanta United traveled north of the border to take on Toronto F.C. in their first MLS match since June 1st in a 2-0 win over the Chicago Fire at the Benz, just before the Copa America and Gold Cup International tournament competitions began in Mid-June. Josef Martinez is the only player on United’s squad who …

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