Before the game, we were able to check in with our sister site Dirty South Soccer and David McFarland to chat about Atlanta’s sluggish start to the season, how their new coach is settling in, and more. If you want to see our answers to his questions, you can find them here.
Q: What’s the early return on Heinze? How’s it going? From afar, he seems a bit... eccentric.
Patience was always going to be important this season. No one expected Heinze and Atlanta United to hit the ground running and immediately bounce back to pre-de Boer heights.