Atlanta United Statement on Passing of Anton Walkes
ATLANTA (Jan. 19, 2023) - Statement below on behalf of Atlanta United on the passing of Anton Walkes.
"We are heartbroken to learn of the tragic passing of Anton Walkes. An inaugural member of Atlanta United, Anton was the epitome of a great teammate with a personality that lit up every room he entered. He will be deeply missed by all of those who knew him. On behalf of everyone at Atlanta United, we send our deepest condolences to Anton's family, friends and Charlotte FC."
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