ATLANTA — Atlanta United currently introduced it has agreed to a multi-year offer with American Relatives Insurance policies to host the “American Loved ones Insurance plan Cup,” which will be an yearly match that will see Atlanta United enjoy in opposition to top international golf equipment at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. The inaugural match will be held June 14 when Atlanta United hosts Mexican club C.F. Pachuca at 7:30 ET. It will be broadcast on Bally Sports Southeast, Sports activities Radio 92-9 The Sport, La Mejor and streamed are living on the club’s web page. American Family Insurance plan has been the club’s official package lover because Atlanta’s inaugural 2017 time and is one particular of its founding partners.
“This opposition will allow us to challenge ourselves in opposition to prime international golf equipment even though providing an interesting environment per year for admirers,” reported Atlanta United President Darren Eales. “American Relatives Insurance coverage has been a large spouse due to the fact our inaugural period and we’re delighted by their assist to bring new match-ups involving Atlanta United and significant-caliber international golf equipment, not only to our supporters in Atlanta, but soccer fans throughout North The united states.”
The forthcoming match marks the initial assembly between C.F. Pachuca and Atlanta United. Pachuca is a 6-time Liga MX winner and is presently 2nd in Mexico’s Clausura campaign with an 8-1-2 file and league-ideal +11 intention differential. The Hidalgo capital club has been topped champions of CONCACAF five periods, successful the CONCACAF Champions League in 2017 and 2010, even though also profitable its past iteration, the Champions’ Cup, in 2008, 2007 and 2002. Pachuca also won the 2006 Copa Sudamericana, the international levels of competition inviting the most effective teams from CONCACAF and CONMEBOL.
“This is a great possibility for us to take a look at ourselves from Pachuca, just one of the strongest sides in Mexico,” claimed Atlanta United head coach Gonzalo Pineda. “Carlos and I are constantly browsing for techniques to force the squad, and this match will appear at the fantastic time in our routine as we prepare for the 2nd fifty percent of the time. It will also advantage our club in the long run to carry on scheduling these varieties of matches in opposition to prime global competitors on an yearly basis.”
Tickets to the inaugural American Spouse and children Insurance plan Cup match are involved for time ticket users as the 18th match in their account. Tickets go on sale to the public April 8 at 10 a.m. ET and can be ordered at atlutd.com/tickets.
“American Household Insurance policies is very pleased to carry on our determination to the Atlanta group and Atlanta United,” stated Sherina Smith, main promoting officer, American Family members Insurance policy. “The American Relatives Insurance policy Cup will be an occasion to encourage more little ones and people to adhere to their soccer goals.”