Josef Martinez scored goals in the 13th and 43rd minutes to lead Atlanta United to a 2-0 victory over the Fire. Franco Escobar and Pity Martinez broke down the Fire defense early to find Martinez in empty space for an open look on goal. Martinez scored again when he beat Francisco Calvo near the half-way line en route to another free look on goal with Dax McCarty in pursuit.
Kronholm; Kapplehof, Schweinsteiger, Calvo, Corrales (Edwards 63'); Mihailovic, McCarty; Sapong, Gatian, Katai (Herbers 81'); Nikolic (Frankowski 63')
Subs not used: Ousted, Adams, Bronico, Marcelo