Latest Columbus Crew SC News

Finlay's goal lifts Minnesota United over Crew 1-0

May. 18, 2019 10:17 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ethan Finlay scored against his former team in the 70th minute, and Minnesota United held on for a 1-0 win over the Columbus Crew on Saturday night. Romain Métanire played in a diagonal cross, which Brent Kallman headed back across the 6-yard box, and Finlay was waiting near the far...

LAFC pulls away with late goals, beats Crew 3-0

May. 11, 2019 9:45 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Mark-Anthony Kaye scored in the first half and Adama Diomande and Carlos Vela added late goals to help MLS-leading Los Angeles FC beat the Columbus Crew 3-0 on Saturday night. Tyler Miller made one save for his fifth shutout in 12 starts this season. Latif Blessing fed Kaye, who...

LA Galaxy forward Ibrahimovic fined by MLS for diving

May. 10, 2019 6:48 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LA Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been found guilty of diving by Major League Soccer's Disciplinary Committee. The league said Friday that Ibrahimovic has been fined an undisclosed amount for embellishment during Wednesday's 3-1 loss to the Columbus Crew. Ibrahimovic went to the...

Higuaín sets Crew's assist record in 3-1 victory over Galaxy

May. 8, 2019 9:40 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federico Higuaín broke Columbus' career assist record in the first half and added a goal in the second in the Crew's 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday night. Columbus (5-6-1) snapped a five-game losing streak, avoiding tying the club record. Los Angeles (7-3-1)...

Atlanta acquires midfielder Justin Meram from Columbus

May. 7, 2019 5:52 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Defending Major League Soccer champion Atlanta has acquired depth by obtaining midfielder Justin Meram from Columbus for $100,000 in general allocation money and the team's second-round pick in the 2020 draft. Atlanta technical director Carlos Bocanegra says the 30-year-old Meram "is a...

Acosta, Rooney help DC United beat Crew 3-1

May. 4, 2019 11:01 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Luciano Acosta scored, Wayne Rooney converted from the spot in first-half stoppage time and D.C. United beat Columbus 3-1 on Saturday night to extend the Crew's losing streak to five games. Acosta opened the scoring in the 27th minute, blasting home an empty-netter from point-blank range....

Manotas and Martínez score, Dynamo top Crew 2-0

Apr. 27, 2019 10:41 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Mauro Manotas and Tomás Martínez scored to help the Houston Dynamo beat the Columbus Crew 2-0 on Saturday night. Manotas scored in the third minute. Alberth Elis stole Lalas Abubakar's back pass, dribbled up the right channel and sent in a wide cross that Manotas finished with a...

Rooney, Hamid lead DC United past Crew 1-0

Apr. 24, 2019 9:45 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Wayne Rooney scored in the 27th minute, Bill Hamid had his fifth shutout of the season and D.C. United beat the Columbus Crew 1-0 on Wednesday night. D.C. United (5-2-2) ended an 11-game winless stretch at Columbus, getting its first victory since August 18, 2007. Columbus (4-4-1) has...

Timbers snap 5-game skid, beat Crew 3-1

Apr. 20, 2019 9:41 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Larrys Mabiala and Jeremy Ebobisse scored in the first half and the Portland Timbers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the Columbus Crew on Saturday night. Mabiala headed home Diego Valeri's free kick to open the scoring for the Timbers (1-5-1) in the 31st...

Novillo scores 1st MLS goal in Montreal's 1-0 win vs Crew

Apr. 13, 2019 4:28 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Harry Novillo scored his first MLS goal to lead Montreal to a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Crew in the home opener on Saturday. Evan Bush made five saves for his third consecutive shutout for the Impact (3-2-2), who are unbeaten in their last three games. Goalkeeper Zack Steffen made six...