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Martinez extends record streak in win

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Josef Martinez scored in an MLS-record 12th consecutive appearance, and Atlanta United beat Orlando City 1-0 on Friday night for its sixth straight victory.

Atlanta (15-9-3) has won five straight games in the series, and hasn't lost in eight all-time meetings. Orlando (9-12-7) had a four-game undefeated run end.

Martinez finished a give-and-go with a one-touch curling shot from the corner of the 18-yard box in the 60th minute. It was Martinez's 22nd goal of the season and 17th in a 12-game stretch.

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