United midfielder Chris McCann looks for an outlet Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, in Charleston, S.C. 
Photo: Alex Holt/For the AJC
Photo: Alex Holt/For the AJC

Who is Atlanta United’s Chris McCann?

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Here’s a little bit more about him:


POSITION: Midfielder.

AGE: 30.


SIGNED: July 6, 2016 on a free transfer from Wigan Athletic. He was the fifth player signed by Atlanta United.

STARTS/APPEARANCES: 1/13. The start came in a 3-2 loss at Miami in the U.S. Open Cup.

MORE: He has more than 350 first-team appearances with Burnley and Wigan Athletic in England. ... He has a very accurate left foot and his height (6-2) could prove valuable on set pieces.

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