Jonathan Mensah - 11.19.18 - 2018 Team Awards

TEAM AWARDS | Jonathan Mensah named Crew SC's Defender of the Year

Columbus Crew SC defender Jonathan Mensah was named the Club's Defender of the Year on Monday, Nov. 18, as part of Crew SC's annual team awards announcement.

As a nominee for MLS Defender of the Year, Mensah made 26 starts on 27 appearances amidst a deep Crew SC backline and was twice named to MLSSoccer.com's Team of the Week.

On the year, Mensah totaled 78 aerial duels won and ranked top-10 in the League in headed clearances with 65.

Additionally, the centerback scored the game-opening goal in a 3-2 road win over the New York Red Bulls on July 28, 2018.

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