Isaac Atanga Nets First MLS Goal In FC Cincinnati’s Defeat To Columbus Crew
The game witnessed three Ghanaian nationals in action thus Black Stars duo of Harrison Afful and Jonathan Mensah all with the host alongside former FC Nordsjaelland winger Isaac Atanga who was on the scoresheet.
Isaac Atanga was introduced into the game on the 65th minute to take the place of Florian Valot and scored that classic goal on the 73rd minute to hand his side the lead for the first time in the game after Ronald Matarita had already gotten them the equaliser in the dying embers of the first half.
With the host, Argentine Lucas Zelarayàn already broke the deadlock of the game in the first half before Spanish international Miguel Berry found a brace late in the game to complete the huge comeback for the Crew.
It was a sweet and an important victory for Jonathan Mensah who captained the team whiles Harrison Afful having missed their last game also featured with the two all enjoying full time action.