Those in yellow closed the group stage with three wins after beating the Georgia stadium team 1-0.
Columbus Crew expired this Tuesday by 1-0 to Atlanta United and closed the Group e tournament MLS is Back with perfect score. Those in yellow advanced to the finals in Orlando with three wins in as many presentations.
This time, those led by Caleb Porter made a difference early with the Moroccan goal Youness Mokhtar in the 18th minute. And they never lost that advantage, despite Atlanta’s attempts to equalize the score.
In this way, Columbus Crew closed a great group stage and will now seek to continue advancing in the final phase of the North American competition. Meanwhile, Atlanta United said goodbye with no wins or points in the tournament.
In the winner the Argentines Milton Valenzuela and Lucas Zelarayán saw action. Meanwhile, in Atlanta the Argentines Gonzalo Martínez, Ezequiel Barco, Fernando Mezza and Franco Escobar were the starters. In addition, albiceleste player Eric Remedi and Uruguayan Manuel Castro joined the complement.
Photo: Getty Images