Ghana defender Jonathan Mensah has is all joy after captaining Major League Soccer side Columbus Crew for the first time.
The 29-year-old captained his side in their season opener against New York City FC which they won 1-0 on Sunday.
The Black Stars defender took his official twitter account to expressed his happiness after leading the side to their first win of the season.
Proud to have captained #Crew96 for our first game of the season. Felt even better that we got all three points. Thank you to our amazing fans (crew family) for the support. Together, let's make it a great season. #ShineForChrist #Crew96 🙏🏽🖤💛💪🏽🙌🏽 pic.twitter.com/p3jgfuanu6
— Jonathan Mensah (@Jomens25) March 2, 2020
Mensah was later confirmed as the substantive of the club becoming the first African born to captain the side.
The 2020 season is Mensah fourth season at the MLS Club.