Steve Cannon to bid farewell to AMBSE after transformative 8-year tenure

Steve Cannon, vice chairman of AMB Sports and Entertainment (AMBSE), will be retiring at the end of June. The announcement marks the end of an 8-year tenure which has seen substantial growth and innovation, notably with the launch of Mercedes-Benz Stadium and Major League Soccer’s Atlanta United. 

Lionel Messi picks Miami as he joins Major League Soccer

After months — years, even — of speculation, Messi finally revealed his decision to join a Miami franchise that has been led by another global soccer icon, David Beckham, since its inception but has yet to make any real splashes on the field.

Giakoumakis, late own goal help Atlanta beat Fire 2-1

Giorgos Giakoumakis became just the second player in MLS history to score in each of his first five starts and Atlanta United used an own goal in the ninth minute of stoppage time to beat the Chicago Fire 2-1 Sunday. 

Checkout-free market offers alcohol, hot food at Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Fans at Mercedes-Benz Stadium swipe or tap their credit card or phone to enter the store, take what they want, and leave without waiting in a checkout line. The store offers packaged drinks — including beer — packaged snacks and hot concessions items.