Match Preview: NYCFC vs Atlanta

NYCFC vs Atlanta Match Preview

New York City FC will be hosting Atlanta United this Saturday for Military Appreciation Day at Yankee Stadium. Here’s everything you need to know…

Vital Stats

Match: NYCFC vs Atlanta United
Date and Time: Saturday, June 9 at 12:30pm ET
Stadium: Yankee Stadium
Referee: Robert Sibiga
Last Meeting: NYCFC 2-2 Atlanta United, April 15, 2018


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Head to Head Record:

Matches: 3
NYCFC Wins: 1
Atlanta Wins: 1
Draws: 1


Television: YES Network, (Via SAP en español)
Radio: WNYE 91.5 FM (English), WADO 1280 AM (Spanish)
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Gameday Timeline

  • 11:00 AM: Doors open to the general public.
  • Stop by the corner of 161st St. and River Ave. for City Beats pre and post-match performances.
  • Be sure to stop by the Fan Zone, now located on the Masterpass® Deck for free face painting, balloon artists, and a GIF station; which will include special military-themed designs.
  • 11:50 AM: Your Boys in Blue take the pitch for warmups.
  • 12:20 PM: Be in your seats as the West Point Black Knights Parachute Team returns to jump into Yankee Stadium as part of Military Appreciation Day. *weather permitting
  • 12:30 PM: Have your scarves ready as the Tunnel of Honor, including members from various branches of the Military, leads NYC’s team onto the pitch.
  • 12:33 PM: Join in with TSgt Nalani Quintello from the US Air Force band as she performs the National Anthem. Our Nation’s Colors will be presented by members of the US Army.
  • 12:36 PM: Get set for kickoff as we ceremoniously set off the smoke stacks.
  • 12:38 PM: Kick-off!


Match Preview: NYCFC vs Atlanta -
Match Preview: NYCFC vs Atlanta -
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