Twitter Is Taking the Pitch for the 2018 MLS All-Star Game, MLS Homegrown Game

LAFC forward Carlos Vela was voted captain exclusively via the social network

Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium will host the 2018 MLS All-Star Game Marilyn Nieves/iStock

Twitter is lacing up its cleats for the 2018 Major League Soccer All-Star Game Presented by Target, which will take place at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta Aug. 1.

david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.