Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Emerson Hyndman post-Campeones Cup (8.14.19) #campeonescup #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer #sportsinquirer

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 his team’s 3-2 home win over Club America to earn the 2019 Campeones Cup on August 14. He scored a first half goal in the victory. Topics included starting the match, scoring the early goal in the contest and what the victory means for the squad and Major League Soccer.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Frank de Boer post-Campeones Cup presser (8.14.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #clubamerica #campeonescup

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 3-2 home victory over Club America to win the Campeones Cup on August 14. Topics included the victory, starting Alec Kann at goalkeeper, the depth of Atlanta, what the victory means for the team and Major League Soccer and a clarification of de Boer’s thoughts on women’s soccer and equal pay.

Original Free Kick: Club America Miguel Herrera post-Campeones Cup (8.14.19) #campeonescup #clubamerica #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer #sportsinquirer

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Club America manager Miguel Herrera following his team’s 3-2 loss at Atlanta United in the Campeones Cup on August 14. Topics included the loss, the team’s struggles to control play, allowing two penalty shots, the form of Major League Soccer teams and the disappointment of not winning the title.