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Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Ezequiel Barco pre-FC Cincinnati home presser (3.5.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer #fccincy #allforcincy — March 6, 2020

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Ezequiel Barco pre-FC Cincinnati home presser (3.5.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer #fccincy #allforcincy

Atlanta United midfielder Ezequiel Barco #8 battles for the ball during the first half of the 2020 MLS season opener between Atlanta United FC and Nashville SC at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee, on Saturday February 29, 2020. (Photo by Jacob Gonzalez/Atlanta United)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Ezequiel Barco following his team’s practice Mar. 5.

Topics included the torn ACL injury of teammate Josef Martinez, whether Barco’s role with the team will change with Martinez’s injury and the team preparing to host FC Cincinnati Mar. 7.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Frank de Boer pre-FC Cincinnati home presser (3.5.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #fccincy #allforcincy — March 5, 2020

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Frank de Boer pre-FC Cincinnati home presser (3.5.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #fccincy #allforcincy

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 Mar. 5.

Topics included an injury update of Josef Martinez who suffered a torn ACL against Nashville Feb. 29, the team seeking a striker to replace Martinez, the potential of Adam Jahn becoming the starting forward and the team preparing to host FC Cincinnati in MLS play Mar. 7.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Jake Mulraney pre-Cincinnati home presser (3.4.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #fccincy #allforcincy — March 4, 2020

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Jake Mulraney pre-Cincinnati home presser (3.4.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #fccincy #allforcincy

Detail shots of the King’s Kit during the 2020 Atlanta United Media Day Content Carwash at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground in Marietta, GA, on Friday January 17, 2020. (Photo by Jacob Gonzalez/Atlanta United)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Jake Mulraney following his team’s practice Mar. 4.

Topics included the torn ACL injury of teammate Josef Martinez in the team’s Major League Soccer opener win at Nashville Feb. 29, the players handling the injury on and off the pitch, playing in MLS in comparison to Scotland and the team preparing to host Cincinnati in the MLS home opener Mar. 7.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Eric Remedi pre-Cincinnati home presser (3.4.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #fccincy #allforcincy —

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Eric Remedi pre-Cincinnati home presser (3.4.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #fccincy #allforcincy

Atlanta United player Eric Remedi handles ball during home contest against the Philadelphia Union.
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Eric Remedi following his team’s practice Mar. 4.

Topics included the torn ACL injury of teammate Josef Martinez in the team’s MLS opener win at Nashville Feb. 29, the players handling the injury on and off the pitch, working with different sets of teammates due to injuries and visa issues, playing as a winger in Atlanta’s system and preparing to host Cincinnati in the MLS home opener Mar. 7.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Emerson Hyndman pre-Cincinnati presser (9.17.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlantaunited #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer — September 18, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Emerson Hyndman pre-Cincinnati presser (9.17.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlantaunited #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer

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 the team’s practice on Sept. 17. Topics included the team rebounding from its home loss to Columbus on Sept. 14, preparing to play three matches in seven days and previews Atlanta’s upcoming road contest against Cincinnati on Sept. 18.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Frank de Boer pre-Cincinnati presser (9.17.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlantaunited #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer — September 17, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Frank de Boer pre-Cincinnati presser (9.17.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlantaunited #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer

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

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United head coach Frank de Boer following the team’s practice on Sept. 17. Topics included the team rebounding from its home loss to Columbus on Sept. 14, preparing to play three matches in seven days, the team’s improved practices, a health update on Ezequiel Barco and George Bello and previews Atlanta’s upcoming road contest against Cincinnati on Sept. 18.