Ghanaian defender Jonathan Mensah says there’s ‘a lot extra to come back’ after serving to Columbus Crew win their first continental silverware following a 2-0 win over Mexican champions Cruz Azul 2-0 on Wednesday evening.
The 31-year-old put up a formidable show to assist his aspect seal the 2021 Campeones Cup at Decrease.com Subject.
Mensah’s 74th-minute header sealed Columbus’ victory after Lucas Zelarayan’s tantalizing free-kick resulted in an personal aim that put the Crew in entrance on 4 minutes, dispatching their Liga MX foe.
Columbus turns into the second consecutive MLS workforce to win the four-year-old trophy after Atlanta United defeated Membership America 3-2 in 2019.
A model between the defending MLS Cup champion and Mexico’s defending Campeon de Campeones winner was not contested in 2020 as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.019.
The Campeones Cup is contested between the defending MLS Cup champion and Mexico’s defending Campeon de Campeones winner.