There's something amazing going on in the Dirty South right about now.
With a consummate performance that proved their class on the biggest stage, Atlanta United FC bested the Portland Timbers 2-0 before a home crowd of
Cue up the OutKast, folks. It's time to party.
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ATL UTD faces an uncertain future, as not only is Martino off to a greater test, but Almiron is a top candidate to depart for Europe. But for now, this team can celebrate the fact that it was not simply the most talented squad man-for-man in Major League Soccer in 2018, but that it gets to hoist a cup that some teams have spent more than 20 years chasing to no avail.
And they said Atlanta was a bad sports town, huh?