Latest Columbus Crew SC News

Atlanta United signs free-agent midfielder Derrick Etienne

Nov. 30, 2022 20:39 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta United has signed free-agent midfielder Derrick Etienne, who scored a career-best nine goals for the Columbus Crew this past season. The three-year deal announced Wednesday includes options for 2026 and '27. Etienne has spent his entire...

Perry Kitchen retires from soccer after nerve damage in leg

Oct. 26, 2022 21:33 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Midfielder Perry Kitchen is retiring at age 30 after nine years in Major League Soccer and a season as captain of Scotland's Heart of Midlothian. Kitchen last played on July 24 last year, entering for the last 15 minutes of the Columbus Crew's match at...

Columbus Crew fire coach Caleb Porter after missing playoffs

Oct. 10, 2022 16:43 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Caleb Porter was fired as coach of the Columbus Crew on Monday, one day after the team failed to make the Major League Soccer playoffs. Porter had a regular-season record of 45-43-7 in four seasons and won the MLS Cup in 2020. But the Crew missed the playoffs...

Decision Day puts RSL, Minnesota and Orlando in the playoffs

Oct. 09, 2022 21:01 PM EDT

With a number of playoff spots still up for grabs on the final day of Major League Soccer's regular season, bedlam reigned Sunday as teams scrambled to make the postseason. Known traditionally as Decision Day, all of the Eastern Conference teams kicked off simultaneously, followed...

Orlando tops Columbus 2-1, earns final playoff berth in East

Oct. 09, 2022 17:47 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Facundo Torres scored on a penalty kick in the 84th minute and Orlando City grabbed the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference with a 2-1 victory over the Columbus Crew on Sunday. Orlando City (14-14-6) beat Columbus (10-8-16) for the seventh time in the...

Charlotte's postseason hopes end after 2-2 draw with Crew

Oct. 05, 2022 23:50 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Andre Shinyashiki scored in second-half stoppage time and Charlotte tied the Columbus Crew 2-2 on Wednesday night in a game postponed due to inclement weather. The matchup originally began on July 30, but it was suspended in the 16th minute due to weather...

Crew defeat Red Bulls 2-1 on Etienne's game-winner

Oct. 01, 2022 22:31 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Derrick Etienne scored the deciding goal in a 2-1 win for the Columbus Crew over the New York Red Bulls on Saturday. Etienne’s winner came in the fourth minute of stoppage time to put the Crew (10-7-15) up 2-1. Etienne scored all of the Crew’s goals in the...

Moreno's stoppage time lifts Timbers to 1-1 draw with Crew

Sep. 18, 2022 18:19 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Santiago Moreno scored in stoppage time to give the Portland Timbers a 1-1 draw with the Columbus Crew on Sunday. The Timbers have a five-game undefeated streak as they vie for a playoff spot. The draw moved Portland (11-8-13) to fifth in the Western...

Montreal rallies for 2-2 draw vs Crew, secures playoff spot

Sep. 09, 2022 22:30 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Victory Wanyama scored in the 89th minute and Zachary Brault-Guillard scored in stoppage time as Montreal rallied for a 2-2 draw against the Columbus Crew on Friday night that secured the team's first playoff spot since 2016. Montreal is second in Major League...

Slonina makes 9 saves in Fire's scoreless draw with Crew

Sep. 04, 2022 01:41 AM EDT

COLUMBUS (AP) — Gabriel Slonina made a career-high nine saves for the Chicago Fire in a 0-0 draw with the Columbus Crew on Saturday. It was Slonina's 12th shutout, third-most in Major League Soccer this season. The 18-year-old signed with Chelsea in August, but is remaining with...