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Atlanta United announces revised schedule

MLS and Atlanta United announced the team’s updated scheduled Wednesday to deal with the home games that were affected by the delay in opening Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

The dates for two of the games affected will be Sept. 20, when the teams hosts L.A. Galaxy at 7 p.m., and Oct. 3, when the team hosts Minnesota United at 7 p.m.

Additionally, the game against Dallas on Sept. 9, which will be Atlanta United’s first in the $1.5 billion stadium, has been moved to Sept. 10. It will start at 3:30 p.m.

The team was supposed to open Mercedes-Benz Stadium on July 30.

The changes will make for a lot of games in a short time. Starting with the Sept. 10 game against Dallas, Atlanta United will play six home games in less than three weeks, capped by hosting Philadelphia on Sept. 27.

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The games are:

Sept. 10 Dallas

Sept. 13 New England

Sept. 16 Orlando

Sept. 20 L.A. Galaxy

Sept. 23 Montreal

Sept. 27 Philadelphia

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