Following wins on Saturday by Minnesota United and Ottawa Fury FC, the New York Cosmos won't be able to to close the points gap atop the NASL combined table. With a win, however, they'll at least remain within touch of the top spot, and could gain ground (or even pass) the second place side from Minnesota with a large enough margin of victory.
Standing in their way will be a much improved Atlanta Silverbacks side, who have exceeded just about everyone's expectations following some massive roster turnover. Here's the lineup the Silverbacks will use on Sunday:
Meanwhile, Cosmos' coach Gio Savarese has opted to go with the following group, which is an extremely attacking group, though missing Roversio leaves me a bit concerned.
As with all home matches, you can tune in to ONE World Sports, or stream the match through their website.