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Gambia MLS fooballers in busy weekend

Jul 24, 2012, 1:58 PM | Article By: Sainabou Kujabi-Njie

Ken Abdoulie Mansally’s Real Salt Lake beat Colorado Rapids 2-0 on Saturday.

The forward,  who  is on his first season with the Lakes, had spent the previous six seasons with New England Revolution before  joining new club.

The 23-year-old Gambian made 89 regular-season appearances for the Revolution, with 47 starts, seven goals and five assists, according to goal.com.

Mamadou Danso Portland Timbers fell 5-0 to FC Dallas in Saturday’s away match. The timbers took goals in the first half and further conceded the other three in the second half.

Efforts from Timbers defender Mamadou Danso and colleagues were not enough to stop opponents in their great harvest.

Sanna Nyassi’s Montreal Impact succumbed 3-0 to Houston Dynamo with Macoumba Kandji netting twice on Saturday.

Sainey Nyassi was benched in New England Revolution’s goalless draw against Sporting Kansas City. 

The Revs, who were said to have gone home lucky, were outnumbered by their opponents.