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Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Julian Gressel pre-Sporting Kansas City presser (5.3.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer — May 3, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Julian Gressel pre-Sporting Kansas City presser (5.3.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer

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 player Julian Gressel following the team’s practice on May 3. Topics included his interaction with teammate Pity Martinez in the team’s last contest against Colorado, physically preparing to play a condensed upcoming schedule and Atlanta’s upcoming road contest against Sporting Kansas City on May 5.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Brad Guzan pre-Sporting Kansas City road presser (5.2.19) #sportinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer —

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Brad Guzan pre-Sporting Kansas City road presser (5.2.19) #sportinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer

Atlanta United goalkeeper Brad Guzan
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United goalkeeper Brad Guzan following his team’s practice on May 2. Topics included facing limited shots when Atlanta has a large percentage of possession during a contest, whether this is a crucial portion of the schedule and the team preparing to visit Sporting Kansas City on May 5.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Eric Remedi pre-Sporting Kansas City road presser (5.2.19) #sportinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer —

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Eric Remedi pre-Sporting Kansas City road presser (5.2.19) #sportinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer

Atlanta United player Eric Remedi handles ball during home contest against the Philadelphia Union.
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United player Eric Remedi following his team’s practice on May 2. Topics included his recovery from a concussion, his positioning on the field and the team preparing to visit Sporting Kansas City on May 5.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Miles Robinson pre-Kansas City presser (4.30.19) #sportsinquirer #atultd #uniteandconquer #mls — April 30, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Miles Robinson pre-Kansas City presser (4.30.19) #sportsinquirer #atultd #uniteandconquer #mls

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 player Miles Robinson following his team’s practice on April 30. Topics included the team’s 1-0 home win over Colorado on April 27, finding encouragement in the victory, playing more forward in an offensive role as a defender under manager Frank de Boer’s system, Atlanta’s upcoming condensed schedule and preparing to visit Sporting Kansas City on May 5.

Free Kick: Atlanta United Brad Guzan post-Kansas City presser 5.9.18 #sportsinquirer #mls #atlutd — May 10, 2018

Free Kick: Atlanta United Brad Guzan post-Kansas City presser 5.9.18 #sportsinquirer #mls #atlutd

The Sports Inquirer attended the post-game presser of Atlanta United goalkeeper Brad Guzan following his team’s 2-0 home defeat to Sporting Kansas City on May 9. Topics included receiving a red card in the first half and the subsequent ejection, the work of substitute goalkeeper Paul Christensen and moving on to the road contest at Orlando City on May 13.

Free Kick: Atlanta United Tata Martino post-Kansas City presser 5.9.18 #atlutd #sportsinquirer — May 9, 2018

Free Kick: Atlanta United Tata Martino post-Kansas City presser 5.9.18 #atlutd #sportsinquirer

The Sports Inquirer attended the post-game presser of Atlanta United manager Tata Martino following his team’s 2-0 home defeat to Sporting Kansas City on May 9. Topics included goalkeeper Brad Guzan who was ejected with a red card, his replacement Paul Christensen, working within a 4-3-3 formation and preparing to visit Orlando City in a quick turnaround on May 13.