Eastern Conference-leader New York City FC and Atlanta United FC meet
New York; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Conference-leader New York City FC plays Atlanta United FC.
New York City FC is 9-3-7 in Eastern Conference play. New York City FC is 7-0-1 when it scores at least three goals.
Atlanta United FC is 9-7-3 in conference matchups. Atlanta United FC is 8-1-0 when it scores a pair of goals.
The teams meet Wednesday for the second time this season. Atlanta United FC won the last meeting 2-1.
LAST 10 GAMES: New York City FC: 7-1-2, averaging two goals, 1.2 assists, 5.9 shots on goal and 4.4 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.1 goals per game.
Atlanta United FC: 7-3-0, averaging two goals, 1.2 assists, 5.7 shots on goal and 6.5 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.2 goals per game.
NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: New York City FC: Heber (injured), James Sands (injured).