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Campeones Cup: Atlanta vs América – Recap and Highlights

Image result for campeones cupThe Campeones Cup pits the winner of the previous MLS Cup against the winner of Liga MX’s Campeón de Campeones. In the inaugural 2018 edition, Tigres UANL beat Toronto FC.

This year, it was MLS’s turn, as Atlanta United came from behind to beat Club América 3-2.

The game started off well for the hosts, with Atlanta taking the lead in just the 5th minute. Dion Pereira played in Emerson Hyndman, whose low shot to the far post made it 1-0 for the MLs side.

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Campeones Cup: Atlanta vs América – Where to Watch

Image result for campeones cupThe Campeones Cup is back for its second edition. The match pits the Major League Soccer champion against the winner of Liga MX’s Campeón de Campeones, and for the 2019 edition, that means it’s Atlanta United vs Club América.

Atlanta is currently sitting in second place in MLS’s Eastern Conference with 42 points, the product of 13 wins, 3 draws, and 9 losses in their 25 games to date; they’ve won four of their last five.

The current Liga MX season started less than a month ago, but América is unbeaten so far. The Águilas are in third place with 10 points, the product of three wins and a draw.

All times Eastern, home team listed first.

Campeones Cup
Wednesday, August 14
Atlanta vs América – 8:00 PM – Univision Deportes / ESPN2