Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Josef Martinez preseason camp presser (1.13.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer @atlutd

Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez #7 in action against the Toronto FC in the first half of the Eastern Conference final at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, GA, on Wednesday October 30, 2019. (Photo by Jacob Gonzalez/Atlanta United)

The Sports Inquirer attended the preseason training camp presser of Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez Jan. 13.

Topics included Martinez’s off-season, the team preparing for the season which includes MLS and CONCACAF Champions League play, an injury update, Martinez’s enjoyment playing in Atlanta and United’s desire to win championships.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Josef Martinez pre-New England MLS Playoffs presser (10.15.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #mlsplayoffs #NERevs

Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez fights for ball in contest
Photo credit: AJ Reynolds / Atlanta United

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez following the team’s practice on Oct. 15 ahead of its MLS Playoffs home match against the New England Revolution on Oct. 19.

Topics included the team’s preparation for the contest, having two weeks off before the match, comparing the 2018 postseason campaign which resulted in an MLS Championship to this season, Martinez being a finalist for MLS Most Valuable Player and the importance of approach to the playoff match.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Josef Martinez pre-DC United home presser (7.19.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #dcu #mls #majorleaguesoccer

Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez
Photo credit: Eric Rossitch/Atlanta United

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez following the team’s practice on July 19. Topics included Martinez’s form after representing Venezuela at Copa America earlier in the month, coorespondance with former teammate Miguel Almiron, seeing to match last year’s offensive production and receive the Golden Boot, working with multiple sets of teammates in 2019 due to injuries, the play of Carlos Vela of LAFC, a response to Los Angeles Galaxy’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic belief he’s the best player in the league and preparing to host DC United on July 21.