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Atlanta United's 'incredible' MLS Cup victory celebrated by thousands at parade, rally

The city of Atlanta turned up to celebrate Atlanta United's MLS Cup victory, the city's first major championship in 23 years.
From celebrity predictions to locker room celebrations, go behind the scenes of Atlanta United's historic MLS Cup win.
Herculez Gomez and Sebastian Salazar break down Atlanta United's MLS Cup victory and discuss how the team can improve on this season.

Despite cold, drizzly weather, thousands of fans turned out Monday for a downtown parade and rally to celebrate the city's first championship since 1995.

In just its second season since entering Major League Soccer as an expansion team, Atlanta United won the championship with a 2-0 victory over the Portland Timbers on Saturday night.

Less than 48 hours later, the city toasted its first championship team since the Atlanta Braves won the 1995 World Series.

"We did it! We broke the curse!" said...

Atlanta MLS Cup winners Larentowicz, Parkhurst exposed ahead of expansion draft

Michael Parkhurst talks about finally getting his hands on the elusive MLS Cup and Tata Martino's impact on both Atlanta United and MLS.
Jeff Larentowicz says Atlanta's failure to win the Supporters' Shield helped spurn them on in MLS Playoffs.

Major League Soccer's expansion draft takes place on Tuesday ahead of FC Cincinnati joining the league for the 2019 season, and teams around the league submitted their lists of protected players on Monday.

Recently crowned MLS Cup champion Atlanta United has a pair of high-profile players available in captain Michael Parkhurst and centre-back partner Jeff Larentowicz, the former being out of contract and negotiating with the Five Stripes.

Elsewhere in the league, there are a handful of big names...

River Plate's Gonzalo 'Pity' Martinez confirms Atlanta United move after Club World Cup

River Plate players expressed that it felt weird playing their home leg of the Copa Libertadores final in Real Madrid's Bernabeu after they beat Boca Juniors 5-3 on aggregate.

Gonzalo "Pity" Martinez has said he will leave River Plate and join MLS side Atlanta United after the FIFA Club World Cup.

The winger, who scored River Plate's third goal in Sunday's 3-1 Copa Libertadores second-leg win over Boca Juniors in Madrid, will move after four seasons at the club.

"I want to inform people that in January I will not continue," Martinez told TyC Sports. "It's been a very difficult decision for me, but my journey continues. I think I've given people what they deserve,...

Josef Martinez thanks Atlanta United teammate Miguel Almiron for making him a champion

Atlanta United lift their first MLS Cup in just their second-ever season with a convincing 2-0 win over the Portland Timbers.
Atlanta United and owner Arthur Blank celebrated winning the team's first ever MLS Cup.
Herculez Gomez and Sebastian Salazar break down Atlanta United's MLS Cup victory and discuss how the team can improve on this season.
Michael Parkhurst talks about finally getting his hands on the elusive MLS Cup and Tata Martino's impact on both Atlanta United and MLS.
Jeff Larentowicz says Atlanta's failure to win the Supporters' Shield helped spurn them on in MLS Playoffs.

ATLANTA - MLS Cup Most Valuable Player Josef Martinez was in a thankful mood following his team's 2-0 triumph over the Portland Timbers on Saturday night, shouting out everybody from coach Tata Martino to teammate Miguel Almiron.

The Venezuelan forward didn't go as far as to call out every one of the record 73,019 who attended the championship match at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, although for portions of his post-match news conference it felt as though he was headed that way.

"It's been a special week...