If there was once anything else in any respect tempering the enjoyment within the celebratory aftermath of Columbus Workforce SC’s MLS Cup name, it was once that the duo of Darlington Nagbe and Pedro Santos were not there to proportion it with their teammates.
Each avid gamers examined certain for COVID-19 within the lead-up to compare, leaving the Workforce with out two in their maximum essential individuals. Nagbe have been the membership’s rock and tempo-setter within the midfield all season lengthy, whilst Santos was once considered one of their best attacking avid gamers. It was once their absences at the box that led many to tab the Seattle Sounders as favorites going into the fit, whilst the street group.
Because it became out, their teammates performed the sport in their lives and crowned Seattle 3-Zero giving the Workforce their second-ever MLS Cup name.
Whilst lots of the avid gamers and trainer Caleb Porter famous they wanted the duo may have been there, a couple of Columbus teammates did the following absolute best factor, unexpected Nagbe and Santos with the Philip F. Anschutz Trophy itself, as documented at the membership’s professional Twitter account. Watch the video underneath, which options cameo appearances from Workforce avid gamers and a FaceTime look from Porter.
— Columbus Workforce SC (@ColumbusCrewSC) December 16, 2020