ATLANTA, GEORGIA—The home team Atlanta United FC is confident they can come out victorious against Nashville SC on Saturday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium (3:30 p.m. ET, Bally Sports Southeast, Sports Radio 92-9 The Game, La Mejor).
Coming off a 1-1 draw against the host Seattle Sounders on Sunday at Lumen field last week, the United is hopeful they can end the month of May with a win against the dangerous Nashville squad.
The home team is feeling good when they face Nashville since United reliables Ezequiel Barco and Alan Franco are back against their Southern rival.
To bring down Nashville, Josef Martinez and his crew need to play aggressively from the get-go and not allow the visitor the chance to get some momentum in the game.
Playing in front of its fans, United also needs to play with a lot of energy and confidence against the defensive-minded Nashville squad.
The United also needs to play aggressive defense against Jhonder Cadiz the main star of the visiting Nashville.
If the team of Gabriel Heinze can come up victorious against Nashville they will end the month on a good and with three points to boot.