Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Josef Martinez post-practice presser (2.26.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #concacaf

Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez dribbles ball during home contest against the Chicago Fire.
Photo credit: Atlanta United / Eric Rossitch

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Josef Martinez following his team’s practice on Feb. 26. Topics included the team’s preparations for its home contest against CS Herediano in the CONCACAF Champion’s League on Feb. 28, playing the “home” match at Kennesaw State, looking to overcome a two-goal deficit in the competition, personal and team goals for 2019 and continued adjustments working under new manager Frank de Boer.

Atlanta United Josef Martinez presser (2.26.19)

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Julian Gressel post-practice presser (2.26.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #concacaf

Atlanta United player Julian Gressel
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Julian Gressel following his team’s practice on Feb. 26. Topics included the team’s preparations for its home contest against CS Herediano in the CONCACAF Champion’s League on Feb. 28, playing the “home” match at Kennesaw State and continued adjustments working under new manager Frank de Boer.

Atlanta United Julian Gressel presser (2.26.19)

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Frank de Boer presser 2.19.19 #sportsinquirer #atlutd #mls #concacaf

Atlanta United manager Frank de Boer
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United manager Frank de Boer following his team’s practice on Feb. 19. Topics included the team’s preparation for its road contest against CS Herediano in Costa Rica for the CONCACAF Champion’s League on on Feb. 21, de Boer’s impressions of the team in his first training camp, an update on the availability/training of Darlington Nagbe, the starting job competition between Brek Shea and George Bello and the need to rotate players for multiple competitions.

Atlanta United Frank de Boer presser (2.19.19)