Glass has a UEFA Pro coaching license. His staff will be Rob Valentino (assistant), Liam Curran (goalkeeping coach) and Jack Kimber (fitness coach).
Atlanta United’s next game has yet to be announced by MLS, which is staging the knockout rounds of its tournament in Orlando. The team is 2-3-0, with three consecutive losses in the group stage of the tournament.
Glass, a native of Scotland, played at Aberdeen, Newcastle, Watford and Hibernian, to name a few clubs, during his career.
Annan was appointed academy director in 2016 after previously serving as its manager. The academy has produced several Homegrown players, including George Campbell and Tyler Wolff.