Atlanta United returns to action Saturday when hosts Charlotte FC at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. The match is set to kick-off at 7:30 p.m. EST and will be broadcast on MLS Season Pass, while fans can also tune-in to radio calls on 92.9 The Game and La Mejor.
Atlanta holds a 2-1-0 all-time record against Charlotte in MLS regular season play: 1-0-0 at home and 1-1-0 on the road. Atlanta won the most recent meeting 3-0 at Charlotte on March 11 as Caleb Wiley scored two goals and added an assist in a Player of the Matchday.
Charlotte heads into Saturday in 12th place in the Eastern Conference with a 3-5-3 record. The team is coming off consecutive victories against New York City FC in Matchday 11 and against Orlando City SC midweek in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. Leading goal scorer Enzo Copetti is suspended due to yellow card accumulation, however Charlotte’s attack features Karol Swiderski, Kamil Jozwiak and Kerwin Vargas who have each recorded at least two goals and two assists in 2023.