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Zelarayán, Zardes score as Crew beats Atlanta United 2-1

Nov. 8, 2020 6:00 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lucas Zelarayán and Gyasi Zardes scored to help the Columbus Crew beat Atlanta United 2-1 on Sunday on the final day of the regular season. The Crew secured a top-four seed in the Eastern Conference and will host a first-round playoff game. Atlanta was eliminated from playoff...

Atlanta United forward Adam Jahn scores a goal past FC Cincinnati goalkeeper Spencer Richey during an MLS match Sunday, Nov 1, 2020, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Atlanta United beats FC Cincinnati 2-0

Nov. 1, 2020 9:27 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Adam Jahn scored early, Marcelino Moreno added his first MLS goal and Atlanta United beat FC Cincinnati 2-0 on Sunday night. Atlanta (6-12-4) kept its slim playoff hopes alive, while Cincinnati (4-14-4) was eliminated. Jahn scored in the eighth minute with a right-footed shot off a pass from...

Dike continues strong play, Orlando City tops Atlanta United

Oct. 28, 2020 10:04 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Daryl Dike had a goal and an assist to continue his strong rookie campaign, Chris Mueller scored on a free kick, and Orlando City beat Atlanta United 4-1 on Wednesday night. The 20-year-old Dike, who was the No. 5 pick in the 2020 SuperDraft, took a pass from Ruan Gregorio Teixeira,...

Atlanta United has positive test, cancels in-person activity

Oct. 26, 2020 5:37 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta United has canceled in-person activity at its training facility after one player tested positive for COVID-19. The team announced Monday the decision to cancel in-person activity was made out of an abundance of caution, but its scheduled match at Orlando City on Wednesday night is...

Gelmin Rivas scores first MLS goal, D.C. beats Atlanta 2-1

Oct. 24, 2020 6:52 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Gelmin Rivas scored his first MLS goal two minutes into second-half stoppage time, helping D.C. United top Atlanta United 2-1 on Saturday. D.C. (4-10-6) won consecutive matches for the first time this season. Atlanta (5-11-4) dropped to 0-3-2 since a 4-0 win over D.C. United on Oct. 3. ...

Atlanta United's Jürgen Damm, left, and Atlanta United's Mo Adams, right, challenges Toronto FC's Tony Gallacher during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in East Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Piatti scores in 89th, MLS-leading Toronto beats Atlanta 1-0

Oct. 18, 2020 9:50 PM EDT

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Pablo Piatti scored on a header in the 89th minute to give MLS-leading Toronto FC a 1-0 victory over Atlanta United on Sunday night at Rentschler Field at Pratt & Whitney Stadium. Piatti redirected Richie Laryea's entry just inside the far post. Toronto (12-2-5) has won...

Mulraney, Guzan help Atlanta United to 1-1 tie with Miami

Oct. 14, 2020 11:15 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Jake Mulraney scored his first MLS goal, Brad Guzan had five saves, and Atlanta United rallied for a 1-1 tie with Inter Miami on Wednesday night. The 24-year-old Mulraney, making his 14th MLS appearance, tapped in a right-footer from the corner of the six-yard box to cap the...

Toronto FC's Jonathan Osorio, bottom, falls as New York Red Bulls' Tom Barlow takes control of the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, in East Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Caden Clark scores again, New York Red Bulls tie Toronto 1-1

Oct. 14, 2020 9:52 PM EDT

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Teenager Caden Clark scored in the 77th minute in just his second MLS game, helping the New York Red Bulls to a 1-1 draw with MLS-leading Toronto FC on Wednesday night. Clark fended off Marky Delgado and fired a shot from distance that beat diving goalkeeper Quentin Westberg....

Teenager Clark scores in MLS debut, Red Bulls top Atlanta

Oct. 10, 2020 8:58 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Teenager Caden Clark scored in his first MLS game, leading the New York Red Bulls a 1-0 victory over Atlanta United on Saturday night. Clark, a 17-year-old who signed with the Red Bulls earlier Saturday following a trade with Minnesota United, scored in the 47th minute. A header-attempt...

Guzan makes 6 saves, Atlanta, Orlando City play to 0-0 draw

Oct. 7, 2020 9:32 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Brad Guzan made a diving stop in the 86th minute among his six saves, and Atlanta United settled for a scoreless draw with Orlando City on Wednesday night. It was Guzan's fifth shutout of the season and his third in the last five games for Atlanta (5-8-3). Júnior Urso side-footed a...