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Kesselly Kamara late strike, rescue point for LA Galaxy II, in USL Championship

LA Galaxy forward Mohammed Kamara

A dramatic late equaliser from Mohammed Kamara helped, the Galaxy II secured a 2-2 draw away to 3rd place Fresno FC, in round 33, of the USL Championship, on Saturday.

Keka as he affectionally known 92nd-minute header helped Los Dos come back to earn a point against the Foxes at Chukchansi Park.

United States Midfielder Diego Casillas, break the deadlock of the game after 22-minutes, from a Elijah Martin, pass to give the host a positive breakthrough with an early minute lead, the 24-year-old, (USA ) left back, Martin made his way down the left wing and picked out the unmark Diego Casillas with an inch-perfect cross, allowing the forward to head home into the bottom-right corner, that give Fresno the lead.

LA Galaxy II responded eight minutes later through USA international Emil Cuello, who tried his luck with a volley from just outside the box and saw it deflect off a Fresno defender on its way past goalkeeper CJ Cochran to level the scoreline.

The visitors nearly took the lead in the 34th minute when Jorge Hernandez slipped Kai Koreniuk in on goal and the forward tapped a shot around an onrushing Cochran, but Fresno defender Zachary Ellis-Hayden did superbly to race back towards his own goal and slide the ball clear before it found its way into the net.

Koreniuk had the ball in the back of the net less than 60 seconds later after settling Omar Ontiveros’ ball over the top and sweeping a finish past Cochran, but this time the forward was denied by the assistant’s flag for offside.

Casillas was denied a second goal of the night at the other end by the same flag in the 39th minute as the two sides went to the break level. The scoreline remained that way until the 85th minute when Fresno’s Argentine’s International Juan Pablo Caffa converted from the penalty spot after Galaxy II US defender Ontiveros omar conceeded a penalty, for a fouled on Nigerian forward Qudus Lawal in the box.

There was still one last twist in the tale though, as Mauricio Cuevas picked out Kamara with an in-swinging cross from the left and the forward headed past Cochran in the 92nd minute to earn his side a crucial point.

The goal was the third for the 21-year-old Liberian midfielder in eight appearances of the USL Championship, after he found the net in a two-all draws against Sacramento Republic and New Mexico, the former FC Fassell player also provided one Assist,in all proceedings.

Mohammed Kesselly Kamara joined Galaxy II as a free player, after reaching mutual agreement to part away with newly -promoted German Bundesliga side SC Paderborn, he play half season in the oberliga Westfalen division and score eight goals from Seven appearances.

KK,as he sometime refer to, previously plays for university of California los angeles (UCLA Bruins) men team and Atlanta Silverbacks FC,before moving to Europe,the young Kamara had also play grassroot football for Young Arsenal and FC Fassell in his native Monrovia, before Ebola flew he away to the USA, for rescue where Keka became playing professional Soccer.

The USL Championship will continue at the weekend, and Kamara La Galaxy II, will be in action on Sunday against El-Paso,the Los Dos are currently 9th place on the Championship table with 45points from 33games.

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