The Atlanta Silverbacks fell, 3-0, to the league-leading San Antonio Scorpions Saturday night at Heroes Stadium in San Antonio, Texas.
Despite controlling the tempo early on, the Silverbacks (1-5-8) found themselves behind midway throught the first half. Scorpions midfielder Hans Denissen teed up forward Esteban Bayona in the 24th minute, making the score 1-0 in favor of the home team early on.
The Atlanta Silverbacks roster features three relatively new faces. Forward Jahbari Willis defenders Andrew Duran and Chris Klute have all signed with the team in recent weeks, helping add depth and competition within the team. Since most fans aren't very familiar with the players, atlantasilverbacks.com has highlighted what you need to know about the team's newest members.
The Atlanta Silverbacks have signed defender CHRIS KLUTE, the club announced Thursday, pending USSF approval.
Klute, 22, comes to the Silverbacks first team after spending the last two seasons with the Silverbacks Reserves, who compete in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL). The 6-foot-1 defender also