Atlanta United goalkeeper Brad Guzan spoke with the media on Aug. 21 following his team’s practice to discuss the team’s upcoming road match at Orlando City on Aug. 23, facing the same team for the second time in three weeks, seeing the midfielders contribute defensively, handling defenders pushing forward on offense, the Major League Soccer (MLS) Collective Bargaining Agreement areas of improvement particularly team travel and the competitive nature of MLS play for international players.
Atlanta United manager Frank de Boer spoke with the media on Aug. 21 following his team’s practice to discuss the team’s upcoming road match at Orlando City on Aug. 23, facing the same team for the second time in three weeks, an injury update on George Bello, having a deep roster to create competitiveness within the team for playing time, the defense of midfielders such as Justin Meram as well as the contributions of Brad Guzan and Michael Parkhurst on and off the pitch.
In this edition of The Sports Inquirer Show, we discuss:
-Atlanta United’s win over Club America to earn the Campeones Cup and the squad’s victory at Portland in MLS play with audio from Club America’s Miguel Herrera as well as Atlanta’s Frank de Boer, Jeff Larentowicz, Alec Kann, Florentin Pogba and Brad Guzan in the Free Kick. (4:00-32:00)
-The continuation of NFL Training Camps particularly the drama with Oakland Raiders’ wide receiver Antonio Brown and the three key things a team needs to achieve during the preseason in the Gridiron Blitz (32:00-40:00)