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Saturday December 4th, 2021 9:40PM

Toronto FC hosts Atlanta United FC, tries to prolong 3-game home win streak

By The Associated Press

Atlanta United FC (10-9-9) vs. Toronto FC (6-15-7)

Toronto; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EDT

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Toronto FC +123, Atlanta United FC +204, Draw +256; over/under is 2.5 goals

BOTTOM LINE: Toronto FC hosts Atlanta United FC aiming for its fourth straight home win.

Toronto FC went 13-5-5 overall in the 2020 season while going 7-2-3 at home. Toronto FC scored 34 goals a season ago while allowing opponents to score 30.

Atlanta United FC finished 6-13-4 overall during the 2020 season while going 2-6-2 on the road. Atlanta United FC scored 23 goals a season ago, averaging one per game.

The teams meet Saturday for the second time this season. Atlanta United FC won the last meeting 1-0.

NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: Toronto FC: Eriq Zavaleta (injured), Dom Dwyer (injured), Jozy Altidore (injured), Ayo Akinola (injured), Chris Mavinga (injured), Tsubasa Endoh (injured), Jordan Perruzza (injured), Ralph Priso-Mbongue (injured).

Atlanta United FC: Amar Sejdic (injured), Franco Ibarra (injured), Emerson Hyndman (injured), Jurgen Damm (injured), Erick Torres (injured).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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