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Atlanta United break MLS consecutive shutout wins record

Atlanta United are going in the record books ... again. 

With their 1-0 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps, the Five Stripes now have shutout victories in five consecutive matches, a new MLS record. They broke a tie previously held by eight other teams in league history. 

Team Streak Season
Atlanta United 5* 2019
Colorado Rapids 4 2003
New England Revolution 4 2005
LA Galaxy 4 2009-10
Sporting Kansas City 4 2011-12
San Jose Earthquakes 4 2015
New York Red Bulls 4 2016
NYCFC 4 2018
Sporting Kansas City 4 2018

* = Active

Josef Martinez's penalty proved the difference and Atlanta's rotated backline — without Michael Parkhurst and Miles Robinson — kept another clean sheet. 

Atlanta will look to extend their record on Sunday against the New York Red Bulls (5 pm ET | FS1 — Full TV & streaming info). 

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