Martinez scores 24th, 25th goals, Atlanta tops Impact 2-1
MONTREAL (AP) — Josef Martinez scored his 23rd and 24th goals of the season to help MLS-leading Atlanta United beat the Montreal Impact 2-1 in a rain-delayed game Saturday night.
With 11 games left in the regular season, Martinez is only three short of the MLS season record of 27 goals shared by three players.
Atlanta (14-4-5) has a four-game unbeaten string.
Ignacio Piatti scored for Montreal (9-13-1). Goalkeeping coach Joel Bats acted as Montreal coach as Remi Garde served a one-game suspension. Garde was shown the red card during a 2-2 draw in Portland last week.
Montreal had most of the... read more
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