MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – Josef Martínez scored on a penalty kick in the 78th minute for his 100th MLS goal and Atlanta United beat Inter Miami 1-0 on Wednesday night.
Atlanta (10-8-9) has won four of its last five games. Miami fell to 9-12-5.READ MORE: Nikolas Cruz Pleads Guilty In BSO Jail Guard Attack
Martínez became the fifth player in MLS history to score his first 100 goals, in all competitions, with one club.
He joined Bradley Wright-Phillips (New York Red Bulls), Taylor Twellman (New England Revolution), Robbie Keane (L.A. Galaxy), and Diego Valeri (Portland Timbers).READ MORE: City Of Miami Comes Under Scrutiny For Reasons Behind Firing Police Chief Art Acevedo
Martínez did a stutter step on the penalty kick to get goalkeeper Nick Marsman diving the wrong way. The kick was awarded after Leandro González Pirez was called for a handball in the box.
Atlanta goalkeeper Brad Guzan did not need to make a save for his eighth shutout of the season.MORE NEWS: Exclusive: South Florida Children Speak Out About Their Moderna Vaccinations
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