NEWS

Major League Soccer – New York take on Atlanta United

New York vs. Atlanta United

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This Thursday sees NYC go head to head with Atlanta at Yankee Stadium – Kick-off 2:30am GMT.

NYC, currently sitting seventh, host tenth placed Atlanta on Thursday.

It’s 11 points so far for New York this season, going into this game

NYC suffered a home loss to New England Revolution in their last outing, they will doubtless be keen get a positive outcome in this fixture.

NYC need to find a way to generate wins on a consistent basis, as they’ve recorded two losses in their last three matches. With 11 points, they currently sit seventh in the League having won three meetings, drawn two fixtures, and lost three games.

When NYC host Atlanta, they will do so on the back of one win and one draws on their own ground.

A victory for New York would put them on 14 points.

Atlanta United’s Major League Soccer season, has so far seen them gain 10 points, going into this game

Atlanta have dropped four points in their last two matches – 2-2 at Nashville SC and 1-1 at Seattle Sounders.

With two draws in two games, Atlanta need to develop a strategy for getting over the line in games. They currently sit in tenth place, with a total of 10 points having won two matches, drawn four meetings, and lost one game.

Playing away from home, Atlanta have drawn three fixtures and lost one game.

A win in this fixture would take Atlanta United’s points to 13 in the League.

New York v Atlanta United Head-to-Heads.

The recent form between these two sides has seen Atlanta with a greater number of wins. In the last eight meetings, they have enjoyed four wins, to NYC’s two victories. Further, Atlanta have won four out of seven matches when visiting NYC. The last time both teams met in this competition New York delivered a 4-1 home win.

Performance Report

For NYC, contributed with
in 8 League fixtures this Major League Soccer Season, while has netted
in 7 League matches this season for Atlanta.

*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*

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