- Players met the news with enthusiasm.
- — Eric Quintana (@EricQuintana47)Tue, Sep 27 2016 19:24:12Martino hire is "Kenwyne approved." Find out what Jones said about @ATLUTD’s first head coach. http://www.dirtysouthsoccer.com/2016/9/27/13079806/tata-martino-kenwyne-jones?utm_campaign=ericquintana47&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter …
- Some saw signs in the move.
- — Cameron Crump (@CamCrump3)Tue, Sep 27 2016 18:15:10$1 says that Martino is a big Ludacris fan #RollOut https://twitter.com/samstejskal/status/780832121833201664 …
- — Steven Willis (@TheStevenWillis)Tue, Sep 27 2016 17:41:14Great get for @ATLUTD A definite signal of intent by Arthur Blank to MLS http://www.ajc.com/news/sports/how-did-atlanta-united-land-martino/nsf96/ …
- Some were surprised.
- — Austin Roebuck (@austinroe92)Tue, Sep 27 2016 17:51:17WOW! Gerardo Martino to coach @ATLUTD http://www.atlutd.com/post/2016/09/27/atlanta-united-names-gerardo-tata-martino-head-coach …
- Some thought it was surely a mistake.
- We explained how this happened.
- Still, some found it hard to comprehend.
- And others just knew this was for the best.
- — Chandrima Chatterjee (@chandrimatweets)Tue, Sep 27 2016 17:10:57Interesting. Fallout from Argentina Football Association turmoil --- Atlanta United FC gets first head coach, Gerardo Martino. A win for MLS
- — Daniel Edwards (@DanEdwardsGoal)Tue, Sep 27 2016 18:48:56Gerardo Martino must be kicking himself that he took the Atlanta job the same day as the England role became vacant.
Social media welcomes 'Tata' to Atlanta United
Atlanta's MLS franchise first head coach, Gerardo "Tata" Martino, was met with excitement and skepticism, across social media.
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