Major League Soccer
Final
Major League Soccer
Final
Escobar 23’ icon-goal Created with Sketch. Martinez 90’ icon-goal Created with Sketch. Martinez 90’ icon-goal Created with Sketch.
Robinson 29’ Escobar 83’
1H 2H FT
ATL 1 2 3
MIN 0 0 0
32’ Opara 49’ Danladi
ATL
Escobar 23’ icon-goal Created with Sketch.
Martinez 90’ icon-goal Created with Sketch.
Martinez 90’ icon-goal Created with Sketch.
Robinson 29’
Escobar 83’
MIN
32’ Opara
49’ Danladi

ATLANTA (AP) Josef Martinez scored two goals in second-half stoppage time to help Atlanta United beat Minnesota United 3-0 on Wednesday night.

Atlanta (7-5-2) ended a two-game losing streak with its sixth win in eight games. Minnesota (6-5-3) had its two-game winning streak snapped.

Martinez has eight goals this season, six in the last seven games. He beat two defenders on a breakaway in the first minute of stoppage time and capitalized on an errant defensive header to win a one-on-one opportunity with goalkeeper Vito Mannone.

Atlanta took a 1-0 lead in the 23rd minute on Franco Escobar's first goal of the season.

Atlanta goalkeeper Brad Guzan had a wild multi-save sequence in the 74th minute. He finished with his seventh shutout of the season.