In order to win the finals of the Major League Soccer Cup, Atlanta United FC has used a Latin Flair. They defeated Portland Timbers with 2-0 for bringing the city to the professional sporting trophy which is pretty rare.
With second-year into the league, Atlanta has managed to cap off an incredible rise by taking their final step amongst more than 73,000 festive fans. They started the team with 5 South Americans, Josef Martinez, the most valuable player of 2018 MLS who is known to have opened the score in thirty-ninth minute with 35 goals from the season.
Martinez had an assist in his 2nd goal in the 2nd half. As the free kick had been swung into the area for a penalty, he came out to send a header to back Franco Escobar. He had ghosted in the far post for scoring from a point-blank range. Martinez had been replaced to a cheerful reception in the seventy-fifth minute. He had later been named the MVP of the game.
This victory has been an achievement for Gerardo Tata Martino, the coach who is going to take over as the in-charge of the national team of Mexico. Arthur Blank, the team owner was consoled by this Football League Falcons had lost the Super Bowl, 2 years after they surrendered to the big lead. According to Goalie Brad Guzan, the title is pretty significant to the city which has celebrated just one championship in the 4 major sports leagues.