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Willis makes 7 saves in Nashville's scoreless draw with Crew

Jul. 21, 2021 22:09 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Joe Willis made seven saves and Nashville played a scoreless draw with the Columbus Crew to extend its unbeaten streak to six games. Willis has an MLS-leading six shutouts this season. Columbus (5-3-6) is unbeaten, but has...

Zelarayan's 4th free kick of season lifts Crew over City 2-1

Jul. 17, 2021 22:03 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lucas Zelarayan scored his fourth free kick goal of the season to help the Columbus Crew beat New York City FC 2-1 on Saturday night. Zelarayan capped the scoring in the 62nd minute, moving within two of tying Sebastian Giovinco’s single-season...

Crew ties FC Cincinnati 2-2 on Berry's goal in 77th minute

Jul. 09, 2021 22:01 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Miguel Berry scored in the 77th minute to help the 10-man Columbus Crew tie FC Cincinnati 2-2 on Friday night. Columbus (4-4-5) has won just one of its last 19 away matches — with nine draws. Cincinnati (4-5-3) extended its unbeaten streak to four...

Montreal trades Hurtado to Crew, lack of vaccination cited

Jul. 09, 2021 15:01 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — CF Montreal has traded Erik Hurtado to the Columbus Crew for $200,000 in general allocation money, saying the fact the veteran American forward was not vaccinated played into the deal. Montreal sporting director Olivier Renard said the MLS team was...

Zardes, Revolution own goal help Crew rally for 2-2 tie

Jul. 03, 2021 19:58 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gyasi Zardes scored and the Columbus Crew rallied to tie the New England Revolution 2-2 on Saturday night in the first game at new Lower.com Field. Zardes, near the top of the penalty area, took a pass from Harrison Afful, turned inside and then...

Stuver, defense help Austin FC to 0-0 tie with Crew

Jun. 27, 2021 22:38 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Brad Stuver had six saves and expansion Austin FC played the defending champion Columbus Crew to a 0-0 tie Sunday night. Stuver, a 30-year-old who made just nine combined appearances over his first eight MLS season, has two straight shutouts and...

Union extend unbeaten streak to 7, beating Crew 1-0

Jun. 23, 2021 21:46 PM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Jamiro Monteiro scored in the 24th minute and the Philadelphia Union extended their unbeaten streak to seven games with a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Crew on Wednesday night. The Crew’s Vito Wormgoor attempted to clear Olivier Mbaizo’s cross...

Zardes scores 2 goals, Crew beat Fire 2-0

Jun. 19, 2021 23:00 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gyasi Zardes scored two goals and the Columbus Crew beat the Chicago Fire 2-0 on Saturday night in the final game at Crew Stadium. Zardes opened the scoring when he put away a failed clearance of a cross from Lucas Zelarayán in the 17th minute....

Diaz, Columbus outrun Toronto FC in 2-1 win

May. 29, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Luis Diaz and Gyasi Zardes each scored first half goals and the Columbus Crew held off Toronto FC for a 2-1 win on Saturday. Ayo Akinola scored for Toronto in the 52nd minute off a rebound finish. Diaz...

Army hires Brian Plotkin as men's soccer coach

May. 27, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Brian Plotkin, an All-American at Indiana who went on to win an MLS Cup with the Columbus Crew, was named head soccer coach at Army on Thursday. Plotkin spent the past three seasons as an assistant at Notre Dame and also...