Inter Miami vs Atlanta United Prediction, Preview, Lineups & More | MLS


The Major League Soccer (MLS) is heating up as we approach the business end of the season, and one of the most anticipated matchups is between Atlanta United and Inter Miami. Scheduled for September 16, 2023, this clash is the subject of much speculation and prediction. While Atlanta United is aiming to solidify its position in the Eastern Conference, Inter Miami is looking to extend its unbeaten run and climb up the table. For those interested in the Inter Miami vs Atlanta United Prediction, this fixture promises to be a thrilling encounter.

Match Preview: Atlanta United vs Inter Miami

  • Match: Atlanta United vs Inter Miami CF in an MLS game
  • Date & Time: 16/09/2023 at 21:00 UTC
  • Stadium: Mercedes-Benz Stadium
  • Location: Atlanta, USA
  • Weather Forecast: 29°

Atlanta United

Currently positioned 6th in the Eastern Conference, Atlanta United has had a mixed bag of results recently. They started with an impressive 4-0 victory over Nashville SC but followed it up with a 1-2 loss to FC Cincinnati and a 2-2 draw with FC Dallas. Despite these setbacks, Atlanta remains a formidable force, especially when playing at home.

Inter Miami

Inter Miami, on the other hand, is 14th in the Eastern Conference but has been on a 12-game unbeaten run. The team has shown resilience and form, recently defeating Sporting KC 3-2 even without their star player, Lionel Messi, who was on international duty. With Messi back in the lineup, Inter Miami will be a tough nut to crack.

Inter Miami vs Atlanta United Head-to-Head Analysis

  • Total Matches Played: 11
  • Atlanta United Wins: 5
  • Inter Miami CF Wins: 3
  • Draws: 3

The head-to-head record between these two teams is quite balanced. Recent matchups have seen scores like:

  • Inter Miami 4-0 Atlanta United
  • Inter Miami 2-1 Atlanta United
  • Atlanta United 2-0 Inter Miami

Both teams have had their moments of glory, making this upcoming match all the more unpredictable.

Season Statistics so far for Inter Miami and Atlanta United

Atlanta United

  • Scored in the last 16 home matches in a row.
  • In 10 of the last 11 home matches, the sum of goals was over 2.5.
  • Scored in 11 of the last 13 matches overall.

Inter Miami

  • Not lost in the last 11 matches.
  • Won 10 of the last 11 matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals.
  • In 12 of the last 14 matches, the sum of goals was over 2.5.

Possible Lineups, Injured or Missing Players

Atlanta United

  • Manager: Gonzalo Pineda
  • Formation: 4-2-3-1
GoalkeeperBrad Guzan
Right BackBrooks Lennon
Center BackMiles Robinson
Center BackLuis Abram
Left BackCaleb Wiley
Defensive MidfieldSantiago Sosa
Defensive MidfieldAmar Sejdic
Right WingTyler Wolff
Attacking MidfieldThiago Almada
Left WingSaba Lobzhanidze
StrikerGiorgos Giakoumakis

Injured or Missing Players

  • Osvaldo Alonso: Midfielder (Injured)
  • Jamal Thiare: Forward (Other)

Inter Miami CF

  • Manager: Gerardo Martino
  • Formation: 4-3-3
GoalkeeperDrake Callender
Right BackDeAndre Yedlin
Center BackTomas Agustin Aviles
Center BackKamal Miller
Left BackJordi Alba
MidfieldFacundo Farias
MidfieldSergio Busquets
MidfieldDixon Arroyo
Right WingNicolas Stefanelli
StrikerLeonardo Campana
Left WingRobbie Robinson

Injured or Missing Players

  • Franco Negri: Defender (Injured)
  • Ian Fray: Defender (Injured)
  • Gregore: Midfielder (Injured)
  • Corentin Jean: Forward (Injured)

Note: Lineups are confirmed 1 hour before kick-off and are subject to change. The match will take place at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Inter Miami vs Atlanta United PREDICTION

Given the current form and statistics, this match is too close to call. However, Inter Miami’s recent unbeaten streak and the return of Lionel Messi make them slight favorites. On the other hand, Atlanta United’s home advantage could play a crucial role.

Predicted Score: Atlanta United 1-3 Inter Miami

The match promises to be an exciting showdown, and it could go either way. Make sure to tune in on September 16, 2023, to catch all the action live.