ATLANTA, GEORGIA—To add spark and energy to the team, the Atlanta United 2 FC has decided to sign into a professional contract midfielder Ajani Fortune.
Before playing with United 2 FC, Fortune, 18 joined the Atlanta United Academy before the 2018-19 season.
The Marietta, Georgia native made 19 appearances with the U-17s that year and scored five goals, while also featuring in three matches with the U-19s.
In the 2019-20 season, Fortune played in four matches with the U-19s.
Additionally, the midfielder earned his first senior team international call-up with Trinidad and Tobago on Jan. 31, 2021, and has made four appearances.
Despite their recent losing woes, United 2 FC is having a great year under first-year head coach Jack Collison, sitting on a 6-7-8 mark and well within the hunt for their first-ever playoff bid.

By bob

A veteran soccer journalist who is an avid fan of Atlanta United and Lionel Messi.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *