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Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Stephen Glass pre-Bethlehem Steel FC road presser (5.10.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #mls — May 10, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Stephen Glass pre-Bethlehem Steel FC road presser (5.10.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #mls

Atlanta United 2 manager Stephen Glass
Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 manager Stephen Glass following his team’s practice on May 10. Topics included United 2 players Guillermo Benitez (Panama) and Wesley Decas (Honduras) being selected to their national teams’ U20 squads for the FIFA World Cup, the handling of the roster changes for a club manager, the goalkeeper rotation in Atlanta particularly Dylan Castanheira, the development of Jackson Conway and Bienvenue Kanakimana and preparing to visit Bethlehem Steel FC in USL Championship action on May 12.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Will Vint pre-Nashville home presser (5.2.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer @atlutd2 — May 2, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Will Vint pre-Nashville home presser (5.2.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer @atlutd2

OTTAWA, ON – APRIL 28: USL match between the Ottawa Fury FC and Atlanta United 2 at TD Place Stadium in Ottawa, ON. Canada on April 28, 2019. PHOTO: Matt Zambonin/Freestyle Photography/Ottawa Fury FC

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 player Will Vint following his team’s practice on May 2. Topics included his choice to sign with Atlanta United, international playing aspirations, his previous experiences with the Manchester United youth system, differences in European and United States soccer style of play and Atlanta United 2 preparing to host Nashville SC on May 4.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jon Gallagher post-Tampa Bay presser (4.24.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer — April 25, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jon Gallagher post-Tampa Bay presser (4.24.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer

Atlanta United 2 player Jon Gallagher
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the post-game presser of Atlanta United 2 player Jon Gallagher following his team’s 4-1 home loss to Tampa Bay in USL Championship action on April 24. Topics included the team’s defensive struggles in the second half, taking on a leadership role with the team and preparing for the upcoming road contest at Ottawa on April 28.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Dion Pereira post-Tampa Bay presser (4.24.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer —

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Dion Pereira post-Tampa Bay presser (4.24.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer

Atlanta United 2 player Dion Pereira handles ball in contest.
Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the post-game presser of Atlanta United 2 player Dion Pereira following his team’s 4-1 home loss to Tampa Bay in USL Championship action on April 24. Topics included making his first team debut the previous weekend, accepting a leadership role with the second team and adapting to the physicality of USL Championship.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jackson Conway post-North Carolina FC presser (4.13.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uslchampionship #bechampions #uniteandconquer — April 14, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jackson Conway post-North Carolina FC presser (4.13.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uslchampionship #bechampions #uniteandconquer

The Sports Inquirer attended the post-game presser of Atlanta United 2 midfielder Jackson Conway following the team’s 2-1 home win over North Carolina FC on April 13. He had six saves in the contest. Topics included thoughts on the win, the team earning six points in two wins over four days and scoring his first career goal.

Atlanta United 2 Jackson Conway post-North Carolina FC home presser (4.13.19)
Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Stephen Glass post-North Carolina FC presser (4.13.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uslchampionship #bechampions #uniteandconquer — April 13, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Stephen Glass post-North Carolina FC presser (4.13.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uslchampionship #bechampions #uniteandconquer

Atlanta United 2 manager Stephen Glass
Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the post-game presser of Atlanta United 2 manager Stephen Glass following the team’s 2-1 home win over North Carolina FC on April 13. Topics included thoughts on the win, the team earning six points in two wins over four days, the play of midfielder Jackson Conway and goalkeeper Brendan Moore as well as the young defensive personnel featuring several teenagers such as George Campbell.