Tag: michael parkhurst

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Michael Parkhurst end of season presser (11.7.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer @MFparkhurst

Atlanta United defender Michael Parkhurst plays ball in contest
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United defender Michael Parkhurst on Nov. 7. Topics included a reflection of the 2019 campaign, Parkhurst’s retirement, the impending/speculated trade of Darlington Nagbe to the Columbus Crew, the current MLS Cup Playoffs format and plans beyond playing.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Michael Parkhurst post-Toronto MLS Cup Playoffs presser (10.30.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mlscupplayoffs

Atlanta United player Michael Parkhurst (right) handles ball in contest against Kansas City during 2019 season.
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Michael Parkhurst following his team’s 2-1 home loss to Toronto FC in the Eastern Conference Finals on Oct. 30. Topics included the defeat, concluding his professional career and reflections of his time playing for Atlanta.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Michael Parkhurst post-New England Revolution presser (10.6.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconqur #dcu #mls #majorleaguesoccer

Atlanta United player Michael Parkhurst (left) handles ball in contest against DC United
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United defender and captain Michael Parkhurst following the team’s 3-1 home win over the New England Revolution in its regular season finale on Oct. 6. Topics included the victory, the post-match retirement ceremony dedicated to Parkhurst, Josef Martinez saluting him after scoring a goal, the impact Parkhurst has had on the team and preparing to face New England again in the first round of the MLS Playoffs.