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ATLANTA, GEORGIA –The home team Atlanta United FC have extended their winning streak to two games with a 4-0 lopsided victory against the visiting FC Cincinnati on September 15 at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Coming off a win, United FC played solid played in the entire game in both offense and defense.
The barraged of scoring was started by Luiz Araújo who finally scored his first goal for the team after five games.
I’m very happy to score my first goal with this shirt,” Araùjo said in the postgame press conference.
After Araujo’s goal, star striker Josef Martinez added two more goals for the team.
Argentine playmaker Ezequiel Barco ended the splendid game of United FC with another goal.
United FC coach Gonzalo Pineda praised the performance of his players and he is confident they can continue their winning ways in their next games.
It was an important win for Atlanta United, who came into the night treating this like a playoff game.
The club has had consecutive wins by multiple goals for the first time this season.
It’s won six of its last seven matches and scored seven goals in the past two games.
With three more points, Atlanta crossed the playoff line in the Eastern Conference table and stayed in the thick of the playoff race.
United FC hopes to make it three in a row at home when they host dangerous D.C. United on Saturday at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

By bob

A veteran soccer journalist who is an avid fan of Atlanta United and Lionel Messi.

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