Toronto FC vs. Atlanta United: What you need to know

With its playoff hopes slowly slipping away, Toronto FC faces a big road game vs. Atlanta United on Wednesday.

TFC's Alejandro Pozuelo

Winless in four games and with its playoff hopes slowly slipping away, Toronto FC faces a big road swing over the next three weeks that will likely determine its post-season fate.

First up is a visit to Atlanta United for TFC, who is coming off a 2-1 loss to the New England Revolution on the weekend.

The Reds outplayed the first-pace Revolution for long stretches on Saturday but walked away empty handed as defensive miscues and attacking deficiencies continue to undermine their otherwise solid efforts.

Here’s what you need to know about Wednesday's match (7:00 p.m. ET) between TFC and Atlanta at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.