Major League Soccer expansion teams more often than not have a rough debut season and finish outside playoff position. Atlanta United FC has proven to not be most expansion teams and can already chalk up their debut season in the league as a success. Designated players performing well right away In a sign of
There is a real buzz around Major League Soccer this season with the addition of Atlanta United FC. It was unknown how Atlanta, Georgia would embrace First Division soccer as there hadn’t been top-flight soccer in town since the Atlanta Chiefs played in the now-defunct NASL from 1979-1981 averaging around 6,000 per game.