Atlanta United advanced in the tournament and was beaten at Miami 3-2 in the final minute of injury time in the second half in the next game. Former Silverback Kwadwo Poku scored the winning goal for Miami, which played in the NASL, at Riccardo Silva Stadium. Vazquez and Julian Gressel scored for Atlanta United. Andrew Carleton played well in the game.
The Battery this season feature two players who are on loan from Atlanta United: Gordon Wild and Patrick Okonkwo. The team, which plays in the USL, is 5-3-2 this season. Wild, selected in this year’s SuperDraft after an All-American career at Maryland, has three goals in nine appearances. Ataulla Guerra leads the Battery with five goals in 10 appearances.