The reigning champions from Atlanta United will welcome New York City to their Mercedes-Benz Arena on Sunday for the teams next match of the regular MLS season. Both sides are at the top of the Eastern Conference, occupying 2nd and 3rd places, with just a single point separating them.
Atlanta United vs New York City Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last Game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Atlanta United||Win||3 W/ 2 D/ 1 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|New York City||Loss||1 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 12.11.2018 MLS Play Offs: Atlanta United – New York City 3:1; Jozef Martinez 25′, 83′, Miguel Almiron 42′; Maxime Chanot 45′
Last game at this venue: 12.11.2018 MLS Play Offs: Atlanta United – New York City 3:1; Jozef Martinez 25′, 83′, Miguel Almiron 42′; Maxime Chanot 45′
Worth mentioning: Atlanta are unbeaten in the previous five H2H clashes with New York City, as they lost only the first ever meeting between the sides. Four of the encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while five witnessed goals at both ends. Each of the three matches held in Atlanta saw exactly four goals scored, as Atlanta’s both victories were achieved with the same score of 3:1.
Atlanta United vs New York City Stats
|As of 10.08||Last Game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Atlanta United||Win||6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L||4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|New York City||Win||6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Last game Atlanta United: 07.08.2019 US Open Cup: Orlando City – Atlanta United 0:2; Eric Remedi 37′, Emerson Hyndman 78′
Top performers Atlanta United: Jozef Martinez 18 goals 2 assists, Julian Gressel 4 goals 7 assists, Eazequiel Barco 4 goals 1 assist.
Last game New York City: 09.08.2019 MLS: New York City – Houston Dynamo 3:2; Alexandru Ionut Mitrita 16′, Valentin Castellanos 83′, 90′; Juan Cabezas 26′, Mauro Manotas 77′; Rommel Quioto from the visiting side was sent off with straight red card in the 29′
Top performers New York City: Heber 9 goals 4 assists, Valentin Castellanos 7 goals 3 assists, Maximiliano Moralez 6 goals 12 assists.
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5||BTTS||Clean Sheets|
|New York City||20:14||8||8||1|
Worth mentioning: No draw has been registered in Atlanta United’s last seven outings, as they won five matches in the process. Only the most recent of the last eleven games involving Atlanta was won by the visiting side, as the host recorded nine triumphs for that period. Three of the team’s last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals and just one saw both sides hitting the back of the nets. Last year’s champions are unbeaten at home in twelve consecutive showings.
The New York City matches have been a joy to watch lately, as each of their last five meetings featured over 2,5 goals and also witnessed goals at both ends. City won three of their last four encounters. The team has scored in eleven visits in a row, but have not kept a clean sheet in any of the most recent five away games.
Atlanta United vs New York City News
Missing players Atlanta United: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players New York City: Joe Scally and Ismael Tajouri are under question.
Atlanta United vs New York City Predictions
Both teams to score & over 2,5 goals – 1.83 @ bet365