Day: February 6, 2020

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Jeff Larentowicz on MLSPA/MLS Collective Bargaining Agreement (2.6.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mlspa #majorleaguesoccer

Atlanta United player Jeff Larentowicz
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Jeff Larentowicz after his team’s preseason training session Feb. 6.

Topics included the MLS Players Association and MLS agreeing to a five-year Collective Bargaining Agreement earlier in the day, the negotiation process between the two entities, the importance of encouraging player movement opportunities, the education of players to the labor process and being able to focus on preparing for the 2020 campaign on the field.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Brad Guzan preseason presser (2.6.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer

Atlanta United goalkeeper Brad Guzan #1 celebrates after making a save during the match against New England Revolution at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, GA, on Saturday October 19, 2019. (Photo by Steffenie Burns/Atlanta United)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United goalkeeper Brad Guzan after his team’s preseason training session Feb. 6.

Topics included an update on the MLS Players Association negotiations with MLS for a collective bargaining agreement, working with new teammates and new goalkeeper coach Liam Curran, the team’s second year under manager Frank de Boer and preparing for the exhibition match at Birmingham Legion FC Feb. 8.