Dates set for Atlanta United’s Champions League opener

Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez scores a goal past Monterrey defender Johan Vasquex for a 1-0 lead during the second half in a Concacaf Champions league quarterfinal match on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Atlanta. Atlanta United won the match 1-0 but failed to advance.   Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com

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Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez scores a goal past Monterrey defender Johan Vasquex for a 1-0 lead during the second half in a Concacaf Champions league quarterfinal match on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Atlanta. Atlanta United won the match 1-0 but failed to advance. Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com

Atlanta United will host Motagua on Feb. 25 at Kennesaw State in the return leg of their Champions League series. The game will kick off at 8 p.m.

CONCACAF announced the dates for each of the Round of 16 games on Friday.

Atlanta United’s first leg will be in Honduras on Feb. 18. The game will kick off at 10 p.m.

It will be Atlanta United’s second venture into the Champions League. It knocked out Costa Rican power Herediano last year before falling to Mexico’s Monterrey in the quarterfinals.

The dates are not set for the quarterfinals of this edition of the Champions League. The windows are March 10-12 and 17-19.

Feb. 18, 2020 

8 p.m.: Portmore United FC (JAM) vs Cruz Azul FC (MEX)

10 p.m.: FC Motagua (HON) vs Atlanta United FC (USA) 

10 p.m.: Club Leon (MEX) vs Los Angeles FC (USA)

Feb. 19, 2020 

8 p.m.: Deportivo Saprissa (CRC) vs Montreal Impact (CAN)

8 p.m.: Alianza FC (SLV) vs Tigres UANL (MEX)

10 p.m.: Comunicaciones FC (GUA) vs Club America (MEX)

Feb. 20, 2020 

8 p.m.: AD San Carlos (CRC) vs New York City FC (USA)

10 p.m.: CD Olimpia (HON) vs Seattle Sounders FC (USA)

Feb. 25, 2020 

8 p.m.: Atlanta United FC (USA) vs FC Motagua (HON) 

10 p.m.: Cruz Azul FC (MEX) vs Portmore United FC (JAM)

Feb. 26, 2020 

6:00 p.m.: New York City FC (USA) vs AD San Carlos (CRC)

8:00 p.m.: Montreal Impact (CAN) vs Deportivo Saprissa (CRC)

8:00 p.m.: Tigres UANL (MEX) vs Alianza FC (SLV)

10 p.m.: Club America (MEX) vs Comunicaciones FC (GUA)

Feb. 27, 2020 

10 p.m.: Seattle Sounders FC (USA) vs CD Olimpia (HON)

10 p.m.: Los Angeles FC (USA) vs Club Leon (MEX)