Is the turnaround for real?
A flash in the pan or a sign of a true turnaround? For Atlanta United to make their 2-1 midweek result against RSL a focal point of the 2022 season, they’ll need to prove that they can find continued success this afternoon in a big way, as they welcome arch rivals Orlando City to town on display to a nationwide audience on ABC.
Gonzalo Pineda will have plenty of head scratching decisions to make after Wednesday’s win, which came with a lineup of three center backs and only one starting Designated Player, along with a backup striker showing his form with a first half brace. What moves will be made? Can the Five Stripes make this turnaround last and carry them up the table to a playoff spot?
Before our 3:08 kickoff, be sure to check out our match preview and opponent Q&A, then jump back over here and into the match thread below to lend your voice to the conversation on all the action from the the Benz.
Atlanta United’s Lineup:
— Atlanta United FC (@ATLUTD) July 17, 2022
Orlando City’s Lineup:
— Orlando City SC (@OrlandoCitySC) July 17, 2022
How to Watch:
Venue: Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia
Kickoff Time: Sunday, July 17th; 3:08 PM ET
Available TV: ABC, ESPN Deportes
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