ATLANTA, GEORGIA—For scoring one of the two goals that allowed the visiting Atlanta United to eked out a 2-2 draw against the home team Nashville SC on Saturday, May 21, at GEODIS Park. United’s Argentine midfielder Thiago Almada has made once again to the Major League Soccer team of the selection.
Almada scored two goals and two assists in the last three MLS matches. Almada has scored three goals in the team’s last three matches in all competitions. United head coach Gonzalo Pineda is pleased with the solid plays and continued growth of Almada.
“We have a fantastic player,” Pineda said. “You can call me crazy, but I still expect even more from Thiago,” Pineda added.