Match Preview: Atlanta United vs. Inter Miami CF
ATLANTA - Atlanta United returns to action Wednesday night against Inter Miami CF at Inter Miami CF Stadium in Fort Lauderdale. The match will be televised on FOX Sports Southeast at 8:00 p.m. ET and transmitted on Sports Radio 92.9 The Game and La Mejor.
For all statistics and media information, please visit our Media Resources page and Game Notes. MLS Media Assets can be found here.
Atlanta holds an all-time record of 0-2-1 against Miami. This will be the fourth match between the teams in 2020, with Miami winning the first meeting in Miami 2-1 on Sept. 9.
Atlanta sits in 10th place in the Eastern Conference standings with 18 points entering Wednesday's match, one point ahead of Miami in 12th.
The team continues to rank third in MLS in both possession (56.24 %) and passing accuracy (84.49 %).
Miami (256) and Atlanta (249) are the top-two teams in MLS in fouls won. Miami ranks second in fouls conceded (252) while Atlanta ranks tied for seventh (220).
Miami is coming off consecutive wins for the first time in the club's history, most recently defeating Houston Dynamo 1-0 Saturday at Inter Miami CF Stadium in Fort Lauderdale. Lewis Morgan converted a penalty to give the winger three goals in his last three games.
Morgan leads the expansion club with five goals and is tied for the team lead with five assists with Rodolfo Pizarro, who will miss the match while on international duty,
Wednesday, Oct. 14 | Inter Miami CF, Fort Lauderdale, FL|8:00 p.m. (ET)
Atlanta United (5-9-3, 18 points) vs. Inter Miami CF (5-10-2, 17 points)
TV | FOX Sports Southeast
English Radio | 92.9 The Game
Spanish Radio | La Mejor
• Discuss this story on the Major League Soccer message board...
Major League Soccer Stories from October 13, 2020
- What to Watch for as Nashville SC Visits Houston Dynamo in Pivotal Clash - Nashville SC
- LAFC Travels to Face Vancouver Whitecaps FC Tomorrow at Providence Park - Los Angeles FC
- MLS Disciplinary Committee Decisions Announced - MLS
- #FCDvSKC: Five Facts You Need to Know - FC Dallas
- Real Salt Lake Welcomes Portland Timbers FC to Utah and Wednesday - Real Salt Lake
- By the Numbers: City vs. the Pigeons - Orlando City SC
- Real Salt Lake Acquires 2020 General Allocation Money from Orlando City SC - Real Salt Lake
- LA Galaxy and LA Kings Sign First-Of-Its-Kind Agreement with Esports Entertainment Group to be Their Official Esports Tournament Provider - LA Galaxy
- Game Preview: New England Revolution at Montreal Impact - New England Revolution
- Match Preview: Fort Lauderdale CF to Host Forward Madison FC - Inter Miami CF
- LAFC Acquires Defender Mark Segbers on Loan from Memphis 901 FC - Los Angeles FC
- Three Points: Houston Dynamo Close Two-Game Stretch Versus Eastern Conference Opponents against Nashville SC - Houston Dynamo
- New York Red Bulls Name Bernd Eibler Assistant Coach - New York Red Bulls
- Orlando City Hosts NYCFC in Midweek Match - Orlando City SC
- Match Preview: Atlanta United vs. Inter Miami CF - Atlanta United FC
- New York and Toronto FC Clash at Rentschler Field on Wednesday - New York Red Bulls
- Preview: Sporting Visits FC Dallas on Wednesday - Sporting Kansas City
- Nashville SC Looks to Grow from Tough Defeat at Sporting KC - Nashville SC
- Orlando City SC Acquires Ecuadorian Forward Alexander Alvarado - Orlando City SC
- Toronto FC Defies Adversity to Overtake Eastern Conference: This Week in MLS - MLS
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.
Other Recent Atlanta United FC Stories
- Atlanta United Announce Year-End Roster Moves
- Atlanta United Announces Provisional Roster for Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League
- Two Atlanta United Players Undergo Successful Post-Season Surgery
- MLS Unveils 2020 Best-Selling Jerseys; Josef Martinez Only Player to Rank Top-Three in Each of the Past Four Seasons
- Atlanta United Drops Regular Season Finale to Columbus Crew SC