Atlanta United’s starting 11 vs. Colorado

Atlanta United’s starting 11 for Saturday’s MLS game against Colorado at Mercedes-Benz Stadium:

Goalkeeper Brad Guzan

Right fullback Franco Escobar, who is back in the starting lineup for his second start.

Centerback Miles Robinson

Centerback Leandro Gonzalez Pirez

Left fullback Brek Shea

Defensive midfielder Jeff Larentowicz

Midfielder Darlington Nagbe

Midfielder Ezequiel Barco, who leads the team with three goals.

Midfielder Julian Gressel, who has two assists.

Midfielder Pity Martinez, who makes his return to the starting lineup. It will be his third start this season.

Striker Josef Martinez, who has two goals this season.


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