After a breakout regular season in which he scored 18 goals, midfielder Lee Nguyen is pulling the strings in a multifaceted New England Revolution attack. The Revs grabbed four precious away goals in the first leg in Columbus, but knew the only way to finish off a dangerous Crew team was to keep attacking at home.
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Kind words from one of the best:
Crew goalkeeper Matt Lampson also had some words of encouragement for Kevin, having dealt with cancer himself back in 2007.
From TheCrew.com: "In 2007, Crew goalkeeper Matt Lampson was fighting for his life after being diagnosed with Stage 4 Hodgkin's lymphoma. Heading into his freshman year of college, Lampson beat cancer and overcame the physical toll extensive chemotherapy and radiation treatment had on his body to emerge as one of top goalies in the Big Ten while playing collegiately at Ohio State."