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The Farmer wins on birthday fifth duel in a row with Atlanta United

Frank de Boer has Wednesday evening (local time) with Atlanta United the fifth victory in a row recorded in the MLS. ‘The Red Stripes zegevierden with 0-1 at the Vancouver Whitecaps FC in Canada.

Josef Martínez signed after a half an hour for the only goal of the game in the BC Place Stadium. The attacker from Venezuela took advantage of a penalty kick that Atlanta was a violation on Gonzalo Martínez and listened to the birthday of The Farmer, (49) so on with three points.

For Atlanta, it is already the fifth victory in a row and the fifth consecutive duel without still in strong position. The last weeks were also Orlando City (1-0), Toronto (2-0), Sporting Kansas City (0-3) and Colorado Rapids (1-0) defeated. It is the first time that a club in the MLS five clean sheets in a row record.

This seems to be The Farmer after a difficult start to the way up finally to have found. The former trainer of Ajax, Internazionale and Crystal Palace booked for mid-april on only his first competitiezege with Atlanta, where he is working on his first season.

The reigning champion in the MLS increases as a result of the victory to the third place in the Eastern Conference. Atlanta now has twenty points, four less than leader D. C. United. The formation of Wayne Rooney has, however, two matches more played.

Frank de Boer gives his team instructions in Vancouver. (Photo: Pro Shots)

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