Goals and Highlights: Motagua 1-1 Atlanta United in 2020 CONCACAF Champions League
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9:59 PM2 months ago

Full Time | Motagua 1-1 Atlanta United

The first leg of the Round of 16 clash between Motagua and Atlanta United ends with a 1-1 draw.
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90'

Three minutes of added time to the match
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89'

Larentowicz shoots from a distance, but it's not even near.
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88'

Another attempt by Kevin López that is well wide.
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84'

Klusener tests with a shot looking for the far post. The ATL  keeper responds well and sends it to corner kick.
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83'

Martínez tries a shot from outside the box, but Rougier makes the diving save!
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82' | Motagua Substitution

Galvaliz leaves his place on the pitch for Izaguirre.
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81' | Atlanta United Substitution

Adam Jahn replaces Gonzalo Martínez.
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80'

'Pity' Martínez takes a free-kick looking for goal but a defender gets in the way of the shot to stop it from reaching the target.
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78'

Crisanto is cautioned
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76'

Klusener with another attempt, but again the ball ends up being too wide to worry Gusan.
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75'

Martínez tries a shot, but his attempt is off-target.
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70' | Motagua Substitution

Martínez replaces Mayorquin in the home team.
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68'

Galvaliz shoots from distance, but Guzan again responds well.
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68'

Very long cross looking for López.  He gets to it with a diving header which is contained by a well-positioned Guzan.
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66' | Motagua Substitution

Rubilio Castillo leaves his place on the pitch for Gonzalo Klusener.
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66'

'Pity' Martínez continues to create danger, but this time the keeper denies him!
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64' | Atlanta United Substitution

Brooks Lennon replaces Mo Adams.
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64'

Rugiere makes a bad punch out. The ball falls to Remedi who goes for goal, but the keeper makes a save to fix his mistake.
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63'

Guzan makes a good save to another attempt from Castillo, but the ref had already signaled for an offside!
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62'

Josef Martínez finds a rebound from the opposing keeper, but he's unable to capitalize and the chance is wasted.

 

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57'

The game is stopped as Galvaliz is injured on the pitch.
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52'

Franco Escobar is cautioned after a strong challenge.
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48'

Josef Martínez has a shot, but his attempt is very wide.
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47'

Set pieces play. Castillo is left unmarked in the box and heads it. Guzan has to make a diving save to keep the game equalized.
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45' | Second Half Begins

We're underway with the second half of this match between Motagua and Atlanta United.
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9:09 PM2 months ago

Half Time | Motagua 1-1 Atlanta United

After a very hard fought first half, Motagua and Atlanta United are tied.
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45'+1'

Josef Martínez sees the yellow card for a foul in midfield.

The ATL United striker ironically claps at the referee risking a second yellow.

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45'

A minute of added time for the first half.
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44'

López sends a low cross, but Escobar makes a good coverage to prevent Castillo from getting anywhere near the ball.
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42'

Barco attempting to place a through ball for Josef Martínez, but it has too much power behind and the ball leaves the pitch.
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39'

López with a nutmeg and an interesting cross. Before Castillo could shoot, Guzan dives to catch the ball.
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Martinez with the equalizer!

 

8:46 PM2 months ago

Moreira's goal for the 1-0

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35' | Atlanta United GOOOOOOOOAL!

Josef Martínez recieves a great pass from 'Pity' Martínez and calmly finishes it to the far post!

We're equalized!

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33' | Motagua GOOOOOOOOAL!

Cross to the far post that finds Moreira.

Moreira hits a first time volley that leaves Guzan without a chance and Motagua are in front!

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27'

Moreira had a good scoring chance, but he was unable to make a good contact with the ball and the danger ends in Guzan's hands.
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26'

ATL looking better with the passing of of minutes.

Martínez goes for goal from a distant free-kick and Rougier has no trouble stopping it.

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23'

Set pieces play for Atlanta United.  Josef Martínez and Remedi almost get to a good cross from 'Pity' Martínez, but at the end, the defense manages to clear it!
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19'

Great cross for Castillo. The striker attempts to score using his chest, but he's unable to make a good contact and the chance is wasted!
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16'

Josef Martínez attempting to create danger inside Motagua's box, however the double marking is making it very difficult for him.
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13'

Motagua has gained control of the match, however, they lack any clarity and all their crossing attepts are being easy handled by Atlanta's central defenders.
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9'

Castillo is back on the pitch and ready to continue.
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6'

Game stopped as Rubilio Castillo seems to have suffered a muscle injury.
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5'

Good cross looking for Josef Martínez, but the defenders get there to clear it before the Venezuelan striker could head it in.
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3'

The game starts with lots of changes in possession in midfield.

Both teams studying what the opposing side has and little risks are being taken at the time.

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0' | Kick-Off

We're underway with the first leg of the Round of 16 fixture between Motagua and Atlanta United!
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The CONCACAF anthem plays. Both teams shake hands and we're ready for kick off!

 

8:05 PM2 months ago

Both teams step onto the pitch for the protocol ceremony of the CONCACAF Champions League!

We're a few short instants away from the start of the match!
8:03 PM2 months ago

Less than 100 Atlanta United have been spotted in the stands of Estadio Olímpico in San Pedro Sula!

Will they come back home with an advantage?

7:55 PM2 months ago

We're 10 minutes away from the start of the match in San Pedro Sula!

Don't go anywhere! We're ready for Motagua vs Atlanta United.

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Atlanta United is all set!

The locker room awaits for the Atlanta United players to finish their warm up!

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Great atmosphere from the Motagua fans in San Pedro Sula

 

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Atlanta United: Starting XI

Guzan, Escobar, Meza, Walkes, Adams, Larentowicz, Hyndman, Remedi, Barco, G. Martínez,  J. Martínez.

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Motagua: Starting XI

Rougier, Santos, Pereira, Crisanto, Elvia, Castellanos, López, Mayorquin, Galvaliz, Castillo, Moreira.

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An upclose view of the pitch

Can Atlanta United adapt to the heavy pitch in San Pedro Sula taking into account their home stadium has artificial turf?

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Atlanta United will wear a beautiful white kit for their debut in the CONCACAF Champions League!

 

7:22 PM2 months ago

The pitch at Estadio Olímpico looks in great condition to host the match.

The current temperature is 79º F and there's a humidity of 83% which will be important to take into account from a physical view point.

 

7:11 PM2 months ago

Atlanta United's players have arrived at the Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano and are ready to go into their changing rooms to get ready for this CONCACAF Champions League fixture.

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LIVE Coverage Begins!

We're ready from San Pedro Sula to bring you all the action between Motagua and Atlanta United in the CONCACAF Champions League Round of 16.

We're an hour away from kick-off!

7:02 PM2 months ago

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2:10 PM2 months ago

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2:05 PM2 months ago

Atlanta United FC: projected lineup

Guzan; Walkes, Mesa, Larentowicz, Escobar; Lennon, Remedi, Hyndman, Barco; Josef Martinez and Pity.
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New Atlanta United FC signings Jake Mulraney, Matheus Rossetto and Manuel Castro have yet to secure work permit visas, so they will not be registered for the fixture.
2:02 PM2 months ago

Not a good preseason for Atlanta

The start of the MLS season looks far away. It's 48 days away from the start and the preseason hasn't gone well for Atlanta. Coach Frank Deboer's team won't have five players for this game: three through injury and two through immigration status.
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From this round onwards, each brace will consist of two matches where home and away matches will be played.
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The round of 16 of the CONCAF Champions League begins tonight. Out of 16 teams, only one will remain as CONCACAF champions and get their ticket to the FIFA Club World Cup.
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The Motagua vs Atlanta United FC match will be played at the Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. The kick-off is scheduled at 10pm ET.
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Welcome to VAVEL.com’s LIVE coverage of the 2020 CONCACAF Champions League match: Motagua vs Atlanta United FC!

My name is Alan Nunez and I’ll be your host for this game. We will provide you with pre-game analysis, roster updates, and news as it happens live here on VAVEL.

 

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