Chris Klein

Galaxy land Ola Kamara from Columbus in exchange for Gyasi Zardes

Galaxy land Ola Kamara from Columbus in exchange for Gyasi Zardes

As the Galaxy stumbled to the finish line of their worst-ever season last fall, coach Sigi Schmid promised there would be changes.

Lots of them.

“Obviously,” he said with a grimace “we’re looking to add some players.”

So Schmid was all smiles Friday after completing a dramatic offseason makeover with his biggest move to date, one that sent national team midfielder Gyasi Zardes to Columbus for forward Ola Kamara.

Landing a dangerous striker was the last and more important item on Schmid’s winter to-do list and with the addition of Kamara, he will open preseason training camp Monday with a likely starting lineup featuring eight players who weren’t on the active...

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