April 27, 2019 Atlanta - Atlanta Hawks legend Dominique Wilkins hammers the Golden Spike before MLS soccer match between Atlanta United and Colorado Rapids at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Saturday, April 27, 2019. Atlanta United won 1-0 over the Colorado Rapids. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM

Atlanta United’s starting 11 vs. Chicago

Atlanta United’s starting 11 for Saturday’s MLS game against Chicago at Mercedes-Benz Stadium is  the same group that started Wednesday’s 3-1 win against Minnesota.

Goalkeeper Brad Guzan, who has seven clean sheets this season.

Right fullback Franco Escobar, who scored his first goal this season against Vancouver.

Centerback Miles Robinson, who will make his 14th start.

Centerback Leandro Gonzalez Pirez, who will make his 15th start.

Left fullback Michael Parkhurst, who will make his second consecutive start at left back.

Defensive midfielder Eric Remedi

Midfielder Darlington Nagbe

Left midfielder Dion Pereira, who put in a Man-of-the-Match performance against Vancouver.

Central midfielder Julian Gressel, who has two goals and three assists.

Right midfielder Pity Martinez, who has one goal and one assist.

Striker Josef Martinez, who leads the team with eight goals and is second with two assists.


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