After a head injury forced him to be taken to a hospital, Crew defender and captain Jonathan Mensah appears to be OK. Mensah suffered the injury while playing for Ghana in a qualifier for the Africa Cup of Nations against the Central African Republic on Sunday after a head-to-head collision. He was stretchered to an ambulance. ...
Columbus Crew's Jonathan Mensah pays tribute to Kirk Urso, Matiss Kivlenieks during goal celebration
During the Crew's 4-0 win against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the season opener at Lower.com Field on Saturday, Crew captain Jonathan Mensah was handed a T-shirt after Luis Diaz's goal in the 84th minute and held it up to the crowd. What did it say? ...
The defender has no ill feelings over the legend’s comments about the team, and assured that the Black Stars will bounce back. Jonathan Mensah has drawn positives from Anthony Baffoe’s comments about Ghana’s senior national team following their disappointing performances so far at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
The Columbus Crew will have five players on international duty this October with two more call-ups confirmed this weekend. Center back Jonathan Mensah will once again join Ghana while midfielder Liam Fraser was added to the Canada squad for the upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifiers. The other three players joining their national teams are Gyasi Zardes (USA), Lucas Zelarayan (Armenia), and Luis Diaz (Costa Rica).
The 2021 season has had plenty of Columbus Crew players receive international call-ups and it won’t stop in the fall. Crew captain Jonathan Mensah was selected for Ghana’s roster and is headed to Africa for the Black Stars' first two FIFA World Cup qualifiers. September will be the start of the second round of Confederation of African Football qualifying matches with games to also be played in October and November.
The 31-year-old Black Star grabbed a goal from a powerful header but it was not enough to help the Black & Gold win their MLS match. Ghana international Jonathan Mensah found the back of the net but could not help Columbus Crew from losing 3-2 defeat against Atlanta United in a Major League Soccer match on Saturday.
MLS Atlanta United FC | GOAL: Jonathan Mensah, Columbus Crew - 65th minute.
'We know we can do better': Jonathan Mensah vows Crew defense will improve after allowing eight goals in two games
Back-to-back losses in which they conceded four goals each game hasn’t caused a complete panic for the Crew — yet. But the team’s direction is as uncertain as it has been all season after two inexplicable defensive performances. After unforced errors pretty much gifted D.C. United (7-7-3, 24 pts) a...
The 31-year-old Black Star put up a stellar display to propel the Black & Gold to a vital win at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Ghana international Jonathan Mensah's goal secured a vital 1-0 win for Columbus Crew against Atlanta United in a Major League Soccer match at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday night.
The former Udinese and Granada centre-back talks about retirement as he nears his 31st birthday. Ghana international Jonathan Mensah believes he is in top shape to continue playing despite hitting the wrong side of 30. The Columbus Crew captain, who turns 31 in July, has just begun a new campaign...
Crew coach Caleb Porter will have center back Jonathan Mensah available for the second leg of the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal at CF Monterrey on Wednesday night, but he’s still waiting to determine if a few other players might play. Mensah spoke to the media Tuesday afternoon after missing both...
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Columbus Crew SC defender Jonathan Mensah was named Sportsman of the Year by the Ghanaian-based Entertainment Achievement Awards (EAA), which seeks to recognize Ghanaians who have distinguished themselves in the practice of their art and in their chosen fields of endeavor. The EAA awards follows Ghana Sports History's recognition of...