Galaxy 'Keeper Jon Kempin Joins Columbus Crew

Eastern Conference Finalists Columbus Crew have acquired goalkeeper Jon Kempin from LA Galaxy.

The trade will be made as Columbus hand Galaxy a fourth round 2018 pick in the MLS SuperDraft.

The 24 year old shot stopper has 8 years of MLS experience having previously played for Sporting Kansas City before joining Galaxy in March 2017.

The Kansas born 'keeper made 7 starts for the Galaxy in 2017 making 27 saves and keeping 2 clean sheets and coach Gregg Berhalter says they've signed a man of huge potential.

“Jon is a promising young goalkeeper with proven experience in the League and U.S. Youth National Teams, he has a good reputation for his work ethic, competitiveness and contributions in the locker room. We are happy to welcome Jon to Columbus and continue his development.”

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