BREAKING: Atlanta United to host ATL Champions League 2017

BREAKING: Atlanta United to host ATL Champions League 2017

Atlanta United will host the seventh annual ATL Champions League 2017, one of 'Soccer in the Streets' traditional fundraising events. The tournament - to be held on May 21st at the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground - is expected to break participation records from past tournaments, as it is slated to grow from 12 to 16 participating teams, with an average of 240 players hitting the pitch.

FIFA: Station Soccer Unites Atlanta

Lots is happening in the Atlanta soccer scene, and people are beginning to take notice. 

FIFA featured Soccer in the Streets on its Front Page!

Source: Fifa.com

Source: Fifa.com

There is a lot of buzz and excitement around Atlanta United, one of two new expansion clubs playing in Major League Soccer (MLS) this season. However, along with United taking its first steps into the professional realm, something is happening at grassroots level that is uniting Atlanta. 

Station Soccer is the world’s first soccer field built inside a train station. Unveiled in October 2016, the station is a project by Soccer in the Streets supported by the Atlanta United Foundation, MARTA (the city’s principal public transport operator), GreenFields and Musco Lighting.

Read the full story on FIFA.

‘Soccer in the Streets’ Anuncia Liga de Campeones ATL 2017

‘Soccer in the Streets’ Anuncia Liga de Campeones ATL 2017

'Soccer in the Streets' anunció hoy la séptima edición de la ‘Liga de Campeones ATL 2017’ (ATL Champions League 2017), uno de sus torneos benéficos tradicionales. El evento, que se celebrará el 21 de Mayo, está programado para romper todos los récords anteriores, ya que por primera vez contará con la participación de 16 equipos, para un promedio de 240 jugadores.