Ferreira, Gonzalez help FC Dallas beat Atlanta United 2-0
Ferreira, an 18-year-old homegrown, opened the scoring in the sixth minute. Michael Barrios shook a defender at midfield and raced down the right side before bending a low entry around two defenders to Ferreira, who rolled the finish past goalkeeper Brad Guzan from near the spot.
Atlanta’s Josef Martinez converted from the spot in the seventh minute of stoppage time.
Gonzalez, a 23-year-old homegrown, had diving stops in the 68th and 82nd minutes for FC Dallas (5-2-1).
Atlanta United (1-3-2), which had its 12-game home unbeaten streak — dating to a 3-1 loss to the New York Red Bulls on May 20, 2018 — snapped, had 71.2% possession and outshot FC Dallas 22-8.