Latest Columbus Crew SC News

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...

Zelarayán scores 2 goals, Columbus rallies to beat NYCFC 2-1

May. 22, 2021 21:56 PM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Lucas Zelarayán scored two goals, including the winner in stoppage time, and the Columbus Crew rallied to beat New York City FC 2-1 on Saturday night. Eloy Room had three saves, including a diving stop of a shot by Jesús Medina from near the...

Columbus MLS team restores 'Crew' to name after fan outcry

May. 18, 2021 18:30 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus MLS team restored “Crew” to its name after fans objected to a rebranding that had dropped it. The team announced the franchise would retain the name after meeting with angry team supporters. Supporters took to...

Bradley, Altidore score, Toronto beats Crew 2-0 for 1st win

May. 12, 2021 21:44 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Michael Bradley had a goal and an assist, Jozy Altidore also scored and Toronto FC beat the Columbus Crew 2-0 on Wednesday night for Chris Armas' first victory with the Reds. Toronto (1-2-1) has lost just once in its last 10 matches against...

Cincinnati FC set to debut new stadium Sunday

May. 12, 2021 17:58 PM EDT

The first of three new stadiums in Major League Soccer throws open its doors on Sunday. FC Cincinnati will host Inter Miami at TQL Stadium, the team's new $250 million home. The exterior of the 26,000-seat stadium is covered with LED lights that make for something of a...

Crew beat DC United 3-1 with 2 own goals in 2nd half

May. 08, 2021 16:18 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lucas Zelarayán scored in the first half and the Columbus Crew got its first win of the season with a 3-1 victory over D.C. United on Saturday. Zelarayán’s curling 25-yard free kick in the 20th minute was the first goal of the season for the...

Monterrey downs Columbus to advance in the Champions League

May. 05, 2021 22:31 PM EDT

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Maximiliano Meza scored twice and Monterrey advanced to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Champions League with a 5-2 aggregate victory over the Columbus Crew on Wednesday night. Monterrey claimed the second leg 3-0 in Monterrey after a 2-all draw...

Crew ties Montreal 0-0

May. 01, 2021 17:28 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Eloy Room made three saves for the Columbus Crew in a scoreless draw with Montreal on Saturday. Bradley Wright-Phillips put one in the net for the Crew (0-0-2) in the 85th minute but was called offside. Clément Diop...