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With Nagbe out 2-3 months, Atlanta adds Argentine mid

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Atlanta United is one of only two MLS sides averaging two points-per-game this season, but their path toward maintaining that impressive figure just got a lot more difficult.

Darlington Nagbe is set to miss two to three months with a groin injury.

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While Nagbe, 27, has only managed a single assist for the Five Stripes, the American midfielder has played more minutes than any teammate outside of Miguel Almiron and Michael Parkhurst.

Atlanta United has made a signing in the center of the park, with Tata Martino’s bunch adding Argentine 23-year-old Eric Remedi from Banfield.

The injury could also cost him the opportunity to impress a new USMNT coach when the Yanks return to the pitch for September matches against Brazil and Mexico.

Argentine midfielder fires laser into upper 90 of Copa Libertadores match

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Jesus Datolo reminded Banfield fans that he still packs quite a punch in his left leg.

The veteran Argentine midfielder lasered a strike into the upper 90 in Banfield’s 2-2 draw with Independiente del Valle in the Copa Libertadores, helping take Banfield into the next qualifying round of the tournament on away goals.

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Amazingly, it was the former Espanyol, Napoli and Boca Juniors man’s first goal in the Copa Libertadores since 2012 and his first goal since returning to Banfield last summer.

Check out Datolo’s rocket below.