FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Josef Martínez made his first start of the season and scored his first MLS goal since the 2019 season and Atlanta United played Inter Miami to a 1-1 tie.
It was his first regular season goal since the 2019 finale against New England.
Lewis Morgan tied the score for Miami (1-2-1) in the 77th minute.
Brad Guzan had five saves for Atlanta (1-2-1).
With his back to the net, Martínez stopped a ball by Emerson Hyndman, turned and fired a side-netter from the top of the area to open the scoring in the ninth minute.