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Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Bethlehem Steel interview (10.9.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship — October 10, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Bethlehem Steel interview (10.9.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship

Atlanta United player Jack Metcalf
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications/(Karl L. Moore)

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Atlanta United 2 defender and captain Jack Metcalf following the team’s 5-2 home win over Bethlehem Steel on Oct. 9, extending the team’s record-setting unbeaten streak to seven matches.

Topics included the victory, Atlanta’s unbeaten streak, the team’s play during the second half of the 2019 campaign, serving as a mentor to the younger players and the retirement of teammate Tyler Ruthven.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Memphis presser (8.28.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship #atlutd — August 29, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Memphis presser (8.28.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship #atlutd

Atlanta United player Jack Metcalf
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications/ Karl L. Moore

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 captain Jack Metcalf following the team’s 2-1 home loss to Memphis on Aug. 28. Topics included the defeat, conceding two second half goals and Atlanta preparing to play a condensed schedule.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Pittsburgh Riverhounds home presser (6.15.19) #sportsinquirer #atltud #atlutd2 #usl #uslchampionship #uniteandconquer — June 15, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Pittsburgh Riverhounds home presser (6.15.19) #sportsinquirer #atltud #atlutd2 #usl #uslchampionship #uniteandconquer

Atlanta United player Jack Metcalf
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications/(Karl L. Moore)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 captain Jack Metcalf following the team’s 5-0 home loss to the Pittsburgh Riverhounds on June 15. Topics included working with a different roster due to player availability,the struggles of the team during the contest, giving up three first-half goals, and finding resolve though the adverse match.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-New York Red Bulls II interview (6.7.19) #atlutd #atltud2 #sportsinquirer #uniteandconquer — June 8, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-New York Red Bulls II interview (6.7.19) #atlutd #atltud2 #sportsinquirer #uniteandconquer

Atlanta United 2 player Jack Metcalf
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Atlanta United 2 captain Jack Metcalf for an exclusive interview following the team’s 3-1 home loss to New York Red Bulls II on June 7. Topics included the loss, struggles in the first half and the team finding results in previous road contests.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf pre-Swope Park Rangers interview (5.17.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uslchampionship — May 18, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf pre-Swope Park Rangers interview (5.17.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uslchampionship

Atlanta United player Jack Metcalf
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications/(Karl L. Moore)

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Atlanta United 2 player Jack Metcalf following his team’s practice on May 17 for an exclusive interview. Topics included the team’s 1-1 draw at Bethlehem on May 12, assisting on Laurence Wyke’s first professional goal in the contest, the team’s handling of the three-match road trip, a prediction of the FA Cup final between Manchester City and Watford as well as Atlanta preparing for its road match at the Swope Park Rangers on May 19.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Nashville SC home presser (5.4.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #atlutd #uniteandconquer — May 5, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Nashville SC home presser (5.4.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #atlutd #uniteandconquer

Atlanta United player Jack Metcalf
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications/(Karl L. Moore)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 manager Jack Metcalf following his team’s 2-0 home loss to Nashville SC on May 4. Topics included the team’s defensive lapses in the first half, the play of Will Vint, the handling of an hour-long lighting delay, the team’s two-match losing streak and Atlanta preparing for its upcoming three-match road trip.