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Black And Red United May 2, 2015

D.C. United vs.Columbus Crew MLS TV/streaming, previews, prediction, lineup and gamethread

First place in the East is potentially on the line as United takes on the visiting Crew. The toughest portion of D.C. United's 2015 schedule starts tonight as the Columbus Crew SC are in town for a match that may end up determining first place in the East. Gregg Berhalter's side features MLS's joint-leading goalscorer in Kei Kamara, as well as the highest-scoring attack overall. The Crew are known for their possession-obsessed approach, which makes this something of a clash of styles. For United, it's a chance to start a difficult month off on the right foot against a challenging opponent,...
Black And Red United May 1, 2015

D.C. United versus Columbus Crew SC preview: Behind Enemy Lines w/Columbus blog Massive Report

As is our wont, we talked to SB Nation's Columbus Crew SC blog to get the preview for this weekend's game. With Columbus Crew SC, as they are now known, coming to town this weekend, we talked with Patrick Murphy of Massive Report to get the lowdown on all things Barbasol. Questions for Massive Report B&RU: How much has the return of Kei Kamara meant to the success of the Crew so far this season? MR: Kamara has been huge to start the season, better than I expected to be honest. The obvious impact has been his goals – five so far, which is tied for the league lead – but that is not all he...
Massive Report Apr 29, 2015

Wednesday's Practice Pitch Updates: Team Building, On the Road, Prophet Kamara

Crew SC did something a little different on Wednesday. An e-mail was sent out to the media on Wednesday morning that Columbus Crew SC would not be doing their usual practice schedule, but rather partaking in a "team-building activity." As players started to trickle back in, those media members who showed, spoke with forward Kei Kamara before head coach Gregg Berhalter was made available to those who wanted to speak with the boss. Conversation with Kamara Kamara said last Saturday's performance against the Philadelphia Union was "just us being us at home." He said they knew what the Union...
The Crew Apr 23, 2015

Kamara aims to make 200th match memorable

When Kei Kamara returned to MAPFRE Stadium in a Columbus Crew SC jersey for the first time in more than seven years, he did it in style. In his first home match for the Black & Gold since 2007, the striker scored and choreographed an already iconic goal celebration that involved three hardhats. It was a fitting tribute to the history of the club that gave Kamara his professional debut back in 2006. Read More
Columbus Dispatch Apr 18, 2015

Crew 3, Orlando City 0: Crew halts expansion team's road success

Orlando City had known nothing but road success through the first six weeks of its Major League Soccer tenure. Three road games had produced seven points for the Lions, who came to Mapfre Stadium last night looking to further their claim as an early contender in the Eastern Conference. Instead, Crew SC doled out a little freshman initiation. Kei Kamara and Federico Higuain each had a goal and an assist, Orlando City star forward Kaka was kept in check all game and the Crew (2-2-2) ran away to a 3-0 victory in front of an announced crowd of 15,655.
Massive Report Apr 16, 2015

Kei Kamara is Giving Columbus Crew SC Exactly What it Needs

Kamara was expected to deliver goals for the Black and Gold and that's what he's done early in the season. Five games into Gregg Berhalter's first year in charge of Columbus Crew SC saw Federico Higuain as the team's top scorer with four goals. Two of those came from penalty kicks, while the others came from the run of play. Five games in and the Black and Gold had one goal from a true striker, where the bulk of the scoring should come from. Fast-forward one year and Columbus' leading scorer through the first five games of the season is a forward, offseason acquisition Kei Kamara. The...
Black And Red United Apr 14, 2015

Fantasy Focus: Cobra Kei

Brace in your face. The rich got richer again this week, as Poor Man's Porales scored 89 points to extend their lead at the top of the table. It is also worth noting that they're 6th among all fantasy players. The team high scorer was Kei Kamara (CLB, $8.2), who scored 16 points on two goals in two matches. Kamara's Crew teammate Steve Clark ($5.7) contributed 13 points of his own with a clean sheet, and Vancouver's Pedro Morales ($11.0) scored an armband-aided 12 points, despite a red card against San Jose. Positional Leaders Goalkeepers Steve Clark's 13 points were good for the...
Massive Report Apr 10, 2015

The People's Ratings: Columbus Crew SC v. Vancouver Whitecaps

Bright spots in the ratings after Wednesday's tie. A road tie puts people in a good mood. The team averaged a 6.16, a bump up from the 5.71 against New York. That rating is a little above the MLS average performance of 6.0. Kei Kamara was the near consensus Man Of The Match with an 8.1 rating, with a standard deviation of .98. Hector Jimenez faired less well with a 4.95 rating at right back. GK: Steve Clark: 7.25 (SD 1.18) - Clark's many reaction saves impressed the voters. RB: Hector Jimenez 4.95 (1.26)  - Jimenez was tasked with containing Manneh and he struggled against his pure...
The Crew Apr 10, 2015
Ambitious Black & Gold visit Eastern Conference rivals

Ambitious Black & Gold visit Eastern Conference rivals

Columbus Crew SC striker Kei Kamara found the back of the net twice in Vancouver on Wednesday night, leading the Black & Gold to a hard-fought 2-2 draw with Whitecaps FC. Yet, despite scoring his first brace of the season and ending Vancouver’s four-game winning streak, Kamara wasnt entirely satisfied with himself or the result. Read More
Columbus Dispatch Apr 9, 2015

Crew 2, Whitecaps 2: Kei Kamara scores twice, but Crew can't hold leads

Kei Kamara scored twice, but the Crew SC defense also allowed a pair of tying goals in a 2-2 tie against the host Vancouver Whitecaps on Wednesday night.

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