Atlanta United (7-7-3) and Columbus Crew (8-9-1) face off in the 2017 MLS Regular Season tonight. The game kicks off at 7:30 PM EST in MAPFRE Stadium, Columbus, Ohio. FOX Sports Southeast will be doing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
This will be their second meeting of the season. Atlanta outpaced the crew 3-1 in the home turf on June 17 at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
Date and Time: July 1st, 2017 7:30 PM EST
Venue: MAPFRE Stadium, Columbus, Ohio
TV: FOX Sports Southeast (US Regional)
Atlanta United have been the most consistent at 1.94 goals per game so far this season.
They feature a deadly front line with midfielders Miguel Almirón and Julian Gressel along with forwards Josef Martinez and Tito Villalba, who has added 24 of the team’s 33 goals this year. A vital piece in Atlanta’s impressive scoring run has been 22-year-old
Also, 22-year-old Yamil Asad in sync with Toronto’s Victor Vazquez top of the League assists chart with a total of nine till now.
The Crew, sitting solidly at the 5th place in the Eastern Conference will be looking for a revenge as the enter the match with a strong home record (6-2-1).
Leading the Columbus frontline has been midfielder Justin Meram. The Iraqi International has posted eight goals and six assists on the season.
One of the most experienced players in the Columbus- Federico Higuain is also there to rescue the team. The Argentine DP has recorded nine goals and five assists till now this year.