Atlanta United player Emerson Hyndman (middle) makes pass during home contest against Saint Louis FC in the US Open Cup.
Photo credit: Karl L. Moore/Atlanta United

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United midfielder Emerson Hyndman following the team’s 3-1 home win over the San Jose Earthquakes on Sept. 21. He scored the game-winning goal in the 90th minute. Topics included the team winning the match despite the second-half injury of leading goal scorer Josef Martinez, Hyndman’s game-winner, significance of earning the win in the highly competitive Eastern Conference and the team preparing to visit New York City FC on Sept. 25.