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Crew's Zardes says breakthrough season result of change of scenery

When Los Angeles Galaxy President Chris Klein traded Gyasi Zardes to Columbus last winter, he did so with a heavy heart - and a prediction.

"It would surprise me not at all if he had a great year," he said.

Klein might have been surprised by how great, though, with Zardes scoring a career-high 19 goals, most by an American-born

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