Atlanta United picked up their first win in MLS history on a snowy afternoon in Minnesota. The Five Stripes overcame the conditions to put on a very good performance to win 6-1. Josef Martinez notched a hat trick while Miguel Almiron added a brace to lead United to the historic victory. Jacob Peterson also scored late.
Three points are finally on the board after coming close in Week 1. It was a very sloppy match with the snow making everything difficult, but Atlanta did amazingly well to stick to their game plan and make things happen on the attacking end.
Instead of giving you our player ratings, we what to know what you think. Below is a ratings form for you to fill out with how you rate each Atlanta United player’s performance. After a day/night of voting, we’ll tabulate the ratings and reveal them with the top rated player being named our site’s Man of the Match. Feel free to head down to the comments section and leave your thoughts on the match as a whole or give your detailed explanation of your ratings.