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The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Gonzalo Pineda pre-Cincinnati presser (8.11.22) — August 11, 2022

The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Gonzalo Pineda pre-Cincinnati presser (8.11.22)

Locker room setup before the match against FC Cincinatti at TQL Stadium in Cincinatti, Ohio, on Wednesday July 21, 2021. (Photo by Jacob Gonzalez/Atlanta United)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United manager Gonzalo Pineda after the team’s practice August 11. Topics included the team preparing to visit FC Cincinnati August 13, defending Cincinnati striker Brandon Vazquez, a health update on Atlanta United player Brooks Lennon, evaluation of the team at this stage of the season, thoughts on the MLS All Star Game which took place August 10, whether the contest is beneficial for Major League Soccer and Liga MX.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22) The Sports Inquirer

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia Tech volleyball player Breland Morrissette for an exclusive interview September 22. Topics with the graduate middle blocker included the progression of the nationally-ranked Yellow Jackets through the non-conference schedule including a win at rival Georgia September 17, coming back for a fifth season with the program, Morrissette's expanded leadership role on and off the court, handling graduate school while playing collegiate volleyball, playing only one season of high school varsity volleyball and the Yellow Jackets preparing to open ACC play at home against Wake Forest September 23. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/marcel-pourtout/support
  1. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22)
  2. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Wake Forest interview (9.20.22)
  3. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott post-Charlotte presser (9.18.22)
  4. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Bella D'Amico pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
  5. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Josef Martinez pre-Montreal home presser (3.17.22) — March 17, 2022

The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Josef Martinez pre-Montreal home presser (3.17.22)

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 presser of Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez March 17. Topics included Martinez seeking to find his scoring form during the early portion of the regular season, finding an ideal midfielder to work alongside, handling high expectations individually as a forward and as a member of the Atlanta United team.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22) The Sports Inquirer

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia Tech volleyball player Breland Morrissette for an exclusive interview September 22. Topics with the graduate middle blocker included the progression of the nationally-ranked Yellow Jackets through the non-conference schedule including a win at rival Georgia September 17, coming back for a fifth season with the program, Morrissette's expanded leadership role on and off the court, handling graduate school while playing collegiate volleyball, playing only one season of high school varsity volleyball and the Yellow Jackets preparing to open ACC play at home against Wake Forest September 23. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/marcel-pourtout/support
  1. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22)
  2. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Wake Forest interview (9.20.22)
  3. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott post-Charlotte presser (9.18.22)
  4. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Bella D'Amico pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
  5. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Gonzalo Pineda post-Birmingham Legion presser (2.20.22) — February 20, 2022

The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Gonzalo Pineda post-Birmingham Legion presser (2.20.22)

Locker room setup before the match against FC Cincinatti at TQL Stadium in Cincinatti, Ohio, on Wednesday July 21, 2021. (Photo by Jacob Gonzalez/Atlanta United)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United manager Gonzalo Pineda following his team’s 4-0 exhibition road win against the Birmingham Legion Feb. 20. Topics included the victory, Josef Martinez scoring two goals in the contest, handling the availability of players dealing with injuries and visa issues and the continued preparations for the Major League Soccer regular season opener against Sporting Kansas City slated for Feb. 26.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22) The Sports Inquirer

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia Tech volleyball player Breland Morrissette for an exclusive interview September 22. Topics with the graduate middle blocker included the progression of the nationally-ranked Yellow Jackets through the non-conference schedule including a win at rival Georgia September 17, coming back for a fifth season with the program, Morrissette's expanded leadership role on and off the court, handling graduate school while playing collegiate volleyball, playing only one season of high school varsity volleyball and the Yellow Jackets preparing to open ACC play at home against Wake Forest September 23. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/marcel-pourtout/support
  1. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22)
  2. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Wake Forest interview (9.20.22)
  3. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott post-Charlotte presser (9.18.22)
  4. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Bella D'Amico pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
  5. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Miles Robinson pre-NYC FC MLS Cup Playoffs presser (11.21.21) — November 21, 2021

The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Miles Robinson pre-NYC FC MLS Cup Playoffs presser (11.21.21)

Atlanta United defender Miles Robinson kicks ball in home contest against Colorado
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United defender Miles Robinson Nov. 20 ahead of the team’s MLS Cup Playoffs match against New York City FC taking place Nov. 21. Topics included preparations for the match, playing in the unique confines of Yankee Stadium and the possibility of it being his last match for Atlanta United.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22) The Sports Inquirer

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia Tech volleyball player Breland Morrissette for an exclusive interview September 22. Topics with the graduate middle blocker included the progression of the nationally-ranked Yellow Jackets through the non-conference schedule including a win at rival Georgia September 17, coming back for a fifth season with the program, Morrissette's expanded leadership role on and off the court, handling graduate school while playing collegiate volleyball, playing only one season of high school varsity volleyball and the Yellow Jackets preparing to open ACC play at home against Wake Forest September 23. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/marcel-pourtout/support
  1. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22)
  2. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Wake Forest interview (9.20.22)
  3. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott post-Charlotte presser (9.18.22)
  4. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Bella D'Amico pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
  5. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Gonzalo Pineda pre-NYC FC MLS Cup Playoffs presser (11.20.21) — November 20, 2021

The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Gonzalo Pineda pre-NYC FC MLS Cup Playoffs presser (11.20.21)

Locker room setup before the match against FC Cincinatti at TQL Stadium in Cincinatti, Ohio, on Wednesday July 21, 2021. (Photo by Jacob Gonzalez/Atlanta United)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United manager Gonzalo Pineda Nov. 20 ahead of the team’s MLS Cup Playoffs match against New York City FC taking place Nov. 21. Topics included preparations for the match, playing in the unique confines of Yankee Stadium, the availability of players such as Santiago Sosa, Marcelino Moreno and Josef Martinez, tactical approach facing NYC FC, thoughts on the Mexican National Team and more.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22) The Sports Inquirer

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia Tech volleyball player Breland Morrissette for an exclusive interview September 22. Topics with the graduate middle blocker included the progression of the nationally-ranked Yellow Jackets through the non-conference schedule including a win at rival Georgia September 17, coming back for a fifth season with the program, Morrissette's expanded leadership role on and off the court, handling graduate school while playing collegiate volleyball, playing only one season of high school varsity volleyball and the Yellow Jackets preparing to open ACC play at home against Wake Forest September 23. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/marcel-pourtout/support
  1. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22)
  2. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Wake Forest interview (9.20.22)
  3. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott post-Charlotte presser (9.18.22)
  4. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Bella D'Amico pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
  5. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United wins at FC Cincinnati, clinches spot in MLS Cup Playoffs (11.8.21) — November 9, 2021

The Sports Inquirer presents Original Free Kick: Atlanta United wins at FC Cincinnati, clinches spot in MLS Cup Playoffs (11.8.21)

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)

In this edition of the Original Free Kick, we recap Atlanta United’s road win against FC Cincinnati Nov. 7 with audio from manager Gonzalo Pineda, goalkeeper/captain Brad Guzan and forward Josef Martinez. We also look at the upcoming MLS Cup Playoffs.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22) The Sports Inquirer

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia Tech volleyball player Breland Morrissette for an exclusive interview September 22. Topics with the graduate middle blocker included the progression of the nationally-ranked Yellow Jackets through the non-conference schedule including a win at rival Georgia September 17, coming back for a fifth season with the program, Morrissette's expanded leadership role on and off the court, handling graduate school while playing collegiate volleyball, playing only one season of high school varsity volleyball and the Yellow Jackets preparing to open ACC play at home against Wake Forest September 23. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/marcel-pourtout/support
  1. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Breland Morrisette pre-Wake Forest interview (9.22.22)
  2. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Wake Forest interview (9.20.22)
  3. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott post-Charlotte presser (9.18.22)
  4. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Bella D'Amico pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)
  5. The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia Tech volleyball Michelle Collier pre-Arkansas interview (9.14.22)