Toronto player drinks out of cup Atlanta United fan threw at him

Atlanta United fans can't seem to restrain themselves.

ATLANTA -- Atlanta United fans can't seem to restrain themselves.

Following a goal from Jozy Altidore, the Toronto FC striker was taunting the fans at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Altidore had been the recipient of boos and jeers throughout the game, likely because of the U.S. men's national team's inability to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

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While he was taunting, a fan threw a drink towards his direction. Sebastian Giovinco came over, picked up the cup and took a sip of whatever was inside, then threw it back.

Just three weeks ago, fans at Mercedes-Benz Stadium threw a water bottle at a referee. Following the incident, Atlanta United released the following statement:

"An arrest has been made and criminal charges have been filed regarding the incident at last night’s Atlanta United match. Our club is committed to providing a safe and inclusive environment for all fans, players, officials and guests at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Disrespectful, reckless or dangerous behavior will not be tolerated at Atlanta United matches."

Before the season began, Atlanta United president Darren Eales wrote a letter to fans regarding behavior.

However, at the team's first match at Bobby Dodd Stadium, fans chanted an anti-gay chant. The team said at the time it would take the necessary measures to remove fans who violate the code of conduct.