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Morgan’s late goal salvages draw for Inter Miami

Martínez’s first score since 2019 helps Atlanta tie Miami 1-1

Lewis Morgan of Inter Miami CF scores a goal in the 77' against Atlanta United during the second half at DRV PNK Stadium on May 09, 2021 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (Michael Reaves, 2021 Getty Images)

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.


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