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Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Julian Gressel end of season presser (11.7.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer @juliangressel

Atlanta United player Julian Gressel (right) handles ball in contest against New England Revolution
Photo credit: Matthew Modoono (Atlanta United Communications)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United midfielder Julian Gressel on Nov. 7. Topics included a reflection of the 2019 campaign, whether Gressel will return to the team for the 2020 campaign, contract negotiations with Atlanta United, the impending/speculation trade of Darlington Nagbe to the Columbus Crew, the current MLS Cup Playoffs format and plans for the offseason.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Julian Gressel pre-Toronto MLS Cup Playoffs presser (10.28.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mlscupplayoffs #majorleaguesoccer #mls #theywillseered

Atlanta United player Julian Gressel
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Julian Gressel following the team’s practice on Oct. 28. Topics included the team earning a 2-0 home win over the Philadelphia Union in the Eastern Conference semifinals of the MLS Cup Playoffs on Oct. 24, scoring a goal in that contest, manager Frank de Boer’s first year with the team and preparing to host Toronto in the Eastern Conference finals on Oct. 30.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Julian Gressel pre-New York City FC presser (9.23.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer

Atlanta United midfielder Julian Gressel (24) handles ball during 2019 contest against Kansas City
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United midfielder Julian Gressel following the team’s practice on Sept. 23. Topics included teammate Michael Parkhurst’s retirement at the end of the 2019 season, Parkhurst’s influence on Gressel’s career and the team overall and Atlanta preparing to visit New York City FC and handling the unique playing aspects of Yankee Stadium on Sept. 25.