In this edition of The Sports Inquirer Show, we discuss Atlanta United winning the MLS Cup with audio from Michael Parkhurst, Brad Guzan and Josef Martinez (0:00-25:00), recap the past week of the NFL with the playoff positioning of Kansas City, New Orleans, New England and Dallas (25:00-52:00) and Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray winning the Heisman Trophy with potential Alabama fatigue (52:00-58:00).
The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United captain Michael Parkhurst and manager Tata Martino on MLS Cup Media Day on Dec. 6. In this portion of the press conference, Parkhust provides an update on his injured ankle, what an MLS Cup mean would mean for Martino’s career and the chemistry of the Atlanta roster.
The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Portland Timbers’ captain Diego Valeri and manager Giovanni Savarese on MLS Cup Media Day on Dec. 6. The two men discuss the matchup against Atlanta United, reaching the MLS Cup through adversity, potentially facing a hostile atmosphere, potential formation alignment for the contest and the South American impact on MLS.