Match Preview: ATL UTD 2 vs the Miami FC
ATLANTA - Atlanta United 2 travels to Riccardo Silva Stadium on Sunday night to take on The Miami FC in the 2020 season finale for both teams. The match is scheduled to kick-off at 7:30 p.m. EST and will be streamed live on ESPN+.
Sunday, October 4 | Riccardo Silva Stadium, Miami, Florida | 7:30 p.m. (EST)
ATL UTD 2 (3-9-3, 12 points) vs. The Miami FC (3-8-4, 13 points)
ATL UTD 2 is coming off a 5-3 victory in its last match vs. New York Red Bulls II. Amir Bashti scored a goal and added an assist on his way to being recognized in the USL Team of the Week. Jackson Conway tallied a brace, while Phillip Goodrum scored and collected his team-leading fourth assist of the season.
The Miami FC is also coming off a victory in its last outing, defeating the Charleston Battery 4-3 at home in midweek. Romario Williams scored his seventh goal of the year. Miguel Gonzalez gave the team all three points with his goal in the 88th minute of that match. Prince Saydee leads the team with three assists on the year.
It will be a battle for third place in Group H when the two sides meet for the fourth and final time this year. Miami sits one point ahead of ATL UTD 2 in the standings. The series stands at 1-1-1 heading into Sunday's final matchup. Atlanta won the first match 4-3, while the two sides played to a 2-2 draw in Miami next. In the last meeting, Miami secured a 2-1 victory at Fifth Third Bank Stadium.
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