Supporters Send-Off Atlanta United as It Departs for MLS Is Back Tournament in Orlando
ATLANTA - Atlanta United traveled to Orlando today for its return to play at MLS is Back Tournament, starting July 8. Supporter groups organized a send-off event outside the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground to show support and celebrate the players and traveling staff ahead of the tournament. All attendees wore masks and socially distanced in a line along the Franklin Gateway sidewalk.
Atlanta was placed in Group E alongside FC Cincinnati, New York Red Bulls and Columbus Crew SC. The team will open the tournament Saturday, July 11 against New York Red Bulls (8:00 p.m. EST, FOX), followed by FC Cincinnati on Thursday, July 16 (9:00 a.m. EST, ESPN) and Columbus Crew SC on Tuesday, July 21 (8:00 p.m. EST, TUDN).
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