The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United midfielder Julian Gressel following his team’s 3-1 home win over New York City FC in the second leg of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the MLS Playoffs. Atlanta advanced on 4-1 on aggregate goals. Topics included thoughts on the win, advancing to the Conference Finals, maintaining high standards, having a fast start against NYC FC.
The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Julian Gresselfollowing his team’s practice on Nov. 6 ahead of the playoff home contest against New York City FC on Nov. 11. Topics included Atlanta’s 1-0 road win at NYC FC in the first leg of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, defending a lead in the second leg of an aggregate format, Atlanta’s offensive approach to NYC FC, playing alongside Miguel Almironin the midfield and practicing penalty kicks.
The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United midfielder Julian Gresselbefore the team’s practice on Oct. 26. Topics included the impending departure of manager Tata Martino, the manager’s impact on Gressel’s career and the team’s road contest at Toronto on Oct. 28 in the regular season finale which has Supporter’s Shield implications.