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Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Laurence Wyke post-Birmingham presser (9.4.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship — September 4, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Laurence Wyke post-Birmingham presser (9.4.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship

Atlanta United 2 player Laurence Wyke takes free kick in contest against Louisville City
Photo credit: Atlanta United 2 Communications/Steffenie Burns

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 player Laurence Wyke following the team’s 5-0 home loss to the Birmingham Legion on Sept. 4. Topics included Atlanta’s defensive struggles in the first half, finding better form in the second half and preparing to host Ottawa on Sept. 7.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Stephen Glass post-Birmingham presser (9.4.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship —

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Stephen Glass post-Birmingham presser (9.4.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship

Atlanta United 2 manager Stephen Glass
Photo by AJ Reynolds/Atlanta United

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 manager Stephen Glass following the team’s 5-0 home loss to the Birmingham Legion on Sept. 4. Topics included Atlanta’s defensive struggles in the first half, finding better form in the second half, the team debut of Amir Bashti and preparing to host Ottawa on Sept. 7.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Mo Adams post-Memphis presser (8.28.19) #sportsinquirer #uniteandconquer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uslchampionship — August 31, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Mo Adams post-Memphis presser (8.28.19) #sportsinquirer #uniteandconquer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uslchampionship

Atlanta United entrance ahead of home contest against Montreal Impact
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications (Karl L. Moore)

Atlanta United 2 player Mo Adams spoke with the media following the team’s 2-1 home loss to Memphis on Aug. 28. Topics included the defeat and finding playing time with the first team.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Stephen Glass post-Memphis presser (8.28.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship #atlutd — August 29, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Stephen Glass post-Memphis presser (8.28.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship #atlutd

Atlanta United 2 manager Stephen Glass
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 manager Stephen Glass following the team’s 2-1 home loss to Memphis on Aug. 28. Topics included the defeat, conceding two second half goals, balancing players between the first team and United 2 such as Mo Adams, Brandon Vazquez, Kevin Kratz and George Bello, the development of teenager Garrison Tubbs and playing a condensed portion of the schedule.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Memphis presser (8.28.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship #atlutd —

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Jack Metcalf post-Memphis presser (8.28.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship #atlutd

Atlanta United player Jack Metcalf
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications/ Karl L. Moore

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 captain Jack Metcalf following the team’s 2-1 home loss to Memphis on Aug. 28. Topics included the defeat, conceding two second half goals and Atlanta preparing to play a condensed schedule.

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Tyler Ruthven post-Swope Park presser (8.16.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship — August 17, 2019

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United 2 Tyler Ruthven post-Swope Park presser (8.16.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #atlutd2 #uniteandconquer #uslchampionship

Atlanta United 2 player Tyler Ruthven
Photo credit: Atlanta United Communications

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 player Tyler Ruthven following the team’s 2-1 home win over Swope Park Rangers on August 16. Topics included the victory, Atlanta earning its second win in three matches, working his way back from injury, working with younger teammates and staying in contention for a playoff spot in the USL Championship.