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Toronto FC beats Crew, earns home playoff game

Oct. 6, 2019 7:09 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Alejandro Pozuelo scored on a free kick in the 57th minute and Toronto FC beat the Columbus Crew 1-0 on Sunday in the regular-season finale to earn a home game in the first round of the playoffs. Toronto (13-10-11) leapfrogged the New York Red Bulls and D.C. United to finish fourth in the...

Santos, Crew sink Union 2-0, give NYCFC East crown

Sep. 29, 2019 8:27 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pedro Santos had a goal and an assist in the second half and the Columbus Crew beat the Philadelphia Union 2-0 on Sunday night to hand the Eastern Conference's top seed to New York City FC. Youness Mokhtar's first career goal, set up by Luis Diaz and Santos, put Columbus up in the...

Montero's late goal lifts Vancouver into 1-1 tie with Crew

Sep. 21, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Fredy Montero scored on a header in the 94th minute to lift the Vancouver Whitecaps into a 1-1 tie with the Columbus Crew on Saturday night. The Whitecaps had given up an early goal and looked on the ropes until Montero's heroics. Left back Ali Adnan sent a cross into the...

Columbus Crew take down Atlanta United 3-1

Sep. 14, 2019 9:33 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Gyasi Zardes and Luis Diaz scored and the Columbus Crew secured a 3-1 win over Atlanta United Saturday. Josef Martinez gave Atlanta United (15-11-3) a 1-0 lead in the 19th minute with a shot 9 yards out from the center of the box, assisted by Gonzalo Pity Martinez. It was Josef Martinez's...

Frankowski's late goal lifts Fire to 1-1 tie with Crew

Aug. 31, 2019 9:52 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Przemyslaw Frankowski scored in stoppage time to help the Chicago Fire to a 1-1 draw with the Columbus Crew on Saturday night. Nikolic Nemanja, at the top of the 6-yard box, redirected a low cross by Aleksandar Katai and Frankowski side-netted a first-timer to tie it in the fourth...

Zardes leads Crew over FC Cincinnati 3-1

Aug. 25, 2019 9:02 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Gyasi Zardes scored twice and the Columbus Crew beat expansion FC Cincinnati in the second match of the rivalry on Sunday. The teams played to a 2-2 draw in their first-ever MLS meeting at Columbus on Aug. 10. Zardes opened the scoring in the 22nd minute, slotting home Luis Díaz's...

Castellanos scores 10th goal, NYCFC tops Crew 1-0

Aug. 21, 2019 11:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Valentín Castellanos scored in the 36th minute, Sean Johnson got his seventh shutout of the season and New York City FC beat the Columbus Crew 1-0 on Wednesday night. New York (12-5-8) won for the fifth time in seven games to move within a point of Eastern Conference leaders...

Altidore scores in 90th to give Toronto FC 2-2 tie with Crew

Aug. 17, 2019 9:40 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jozy Altidore scored in the 90th minute to give Toronto FC a 2-2 draw with the Columbus Crew on Saturday night. Altidore found an open space on a run into the 6-yard box and headed home Auro's cross to pull Toronto FC (9-10-7) level. David Accam made it 2-1 for the Crew (7-14-6) in...