Atlanta United’s starting 11 for Saturday’s game against LAFC at Mercedes-Benz Stadium:
Goalkeeper: Brad Guzan, who notched his first shutout this season in last week’s 1-0 win at Minnesota United.
Right wingback: Julian Gressel, who is making his fourth consecutive start at wingback.
Centerback: Miles Robinson, who is making his debut for Atlanta United.
Centerback: Michael Parkhurst.
Centerback: Chris McCann.
Left wingback: Mikey Ambrose, who is making his first start this season.
Holding midfielder: Jeff Larentowicz, who is back after leaving last week’s game with an ankle injury.
Midfielder: Darlington Nagbe.
Attacking midfielder: Miguel Almiron.
Striker: Hector Villalba.
Striker: Josef Martinez, who needs one hat trick to the league’s all-time record (5).