Ola Kamara

Ola Kamara
Ola Kamara
Ola Kamara
Forward
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Real Name: Ola Kamara
HT: 6' 0" WT: 181
Pronunciation: O-lah kuh-MAR-uh
International
Age: 28 (10/15/1989)
Birthplace: Oslo, Norway
Hometown: Oslo, Norway

HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Columbus on Jan. 20, 2018.

PRONUNCIATION: O-lah kuh-MAR-uh

After joining Crew SC prior to the 2016 season, Kamara eventually took over the starting forward spot after the departure of his namesake Kei Kamara in 2016 and he's never looked back, scoring 16 in 2016 and then 18 goals in 2017.

INTERNATIONAL: Kamara has made nine senior national team caps for Norway, with his debut coming on October 11, 2013 in a FIFA World Cup qualification contest against Slovenia. He has scored one goal for his country, in an international friendly on January 15, 2014 against Moldova.

OUTSIDE MLS: Played in Scandinavia for nine years with his most successful stint coming with Stromsgodset in Norway, where he took home the 2013 Tippeligaen title. He signed with Austria Vienna in 2014 and was later loaned out to Molde, where he scored 14 goals in 29 games.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2018LA Galaxy13136116903113131420
2017Columbus Crew SC343318286738939293800
2016Columbus Crew SC252016185928038243400
Career Totals-7266405895520090668620
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