While the games are piling up, this week offers two pretty important home matches for Frank de Boer and the Five Stripes. Before they take on D.C. United in a vital Eastern conference clash, they must battle it out with Houston. The Dynamo sit 8th in the West and are in the midst of a horrid run of form having lost six of their last seven matches in all competitions.
Must-win matches are pretty much non-existent in MLS until September, but this is one that Atlanta United need to be getting a good result out of. They still have the same issues that we’re all aware of by now. They’re tired. They’re short-handed due to injuries and suspensions. Yet, no matter how many excuses you want to make, they still have a pretty darn good team and should be getting points out of matches like this one.
Atlanta United’s Lineup:
Houston Dynamo’s Lineup:
How to Watch
Venue: Mercedes-Benz Stadium
Advertised Kickoff Time: 7:00 p.m. ET
Available TV: FOX Sports South
Available Radio: 92.9 The Game, La Mejor 1600 AM
Pre-match coverage: 6:00 p.m.: AT&T Countdown to Kickoff (FB Live/Periscope)
6:30 p.m.: The Pre-Game show (92-9 The Game)
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