10:03 AM EST, Wed November 26, 2014
Columbus Crew Rumors & News
Columbus Dispatch 13 hours ago
The Crew has signed a partnership with a new United Soccer Leagues Pro division team, the Austin Aztex, ending its affiliation with the Dayton Dutch Lions after one season.
The Crew 5 hours ago
The time has come to vote for your 2014 Columbus Goal of the Year! In the Final Round, Justin Merams stoppage-time winner in Seattle is up against Wil Trapps blast against the Houston Dynamo. The poll below is open on Wednesday, November 26 and closes on Sunday, November 30. The winner will be revealed on Monday, December 1. Read More
Columbus Dispatch 5 hours ago
Longtime Crew player Chad Marshall, now with the Seattle Sounders, was named Major League Soccer’s defender of the year for a record third time.
The Crew 18 hours ago
When Gregg Berhalter and the Crew SC brass were deliberating their USL PRO affiliation for the 2015 season, preliminary talks made it clear: the Austin Aztex were the perfect match. Austin, an expansion club in USL PRO for 2015, had a highly successful run in the USLs Premier Development League. The club went a combined 31-7-6 in regular season play since their inaugural 2012 season, appearing in the Southern Conference championship game every season. In 2013, the club was PDL Champions and set attendance records. Read More
The Crew 22 hours ago
Tuesday afternoon, Crew SC Sporting Director and Head Coach Gregg Berhalter, Brand Ambassador Frankie Hejduk and new signing Kei Kamara helped make some local families Thanksgiving holidays a little more special. Read More
The Crew Nov 25, 2014
Columbus Crew SC announced today that it is hosting its second annual College Combine event, bringing in a group of draft-eligible college players for an evaluation of some of the top young talent in the region ahead of the 2015 Major League Soccer SuperDraft. The event is being run by Crew SC’s First Team technical staff on Sunday, December 14 at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center at The Ohio State University. Read More
The Crew Nov 25, 2014
Voting for the 2014 Goal of the Year Semifinal Round is underway! In the second Semifinal match-up, Justin Merams stoppage-time winner in Seattle is up against Hector Jimenezs dramatic equalizer against D.C. Fans have until midnight on Tuesday, November 25 to vote for either of the goals. The Final Round will be unveiled on Wednesday, November 26 and the 2014 Crew SC Goal of the Year will be revealed on Monday, December 1. March 29: Meram winner in Seattle Read More
Voting for the 2014 Goal of the Year Semifinal Round is underway! In the first Semifinal match-up, Federico Higuaíns chip in Portland takes on Wil Trapps 25-yard blast in Houston. Fans have until midnight on Monday, November 24 to vote for either of the goals. The Final Round will be unveiled on Wednesday, November 26 and the 2014 Crew SC Goal of the Year will be unveiled on Monday, December 1. May 17: Higuaín chip at Portland Timbers Read More
Major League Soccer today announced that Columbus Crew SC Captain and defender Michael Parkhurst has won the 2014 Xbox Individual Fair Play Award. Parkhurst is the second player in MLS history to win the Xbox Fair Play Award three times. The award is selected by MLS based on objective criteria such as fewest fouls committed, cards received and on subjective evaluation of sportsmanlike behavior. The other two finalists were Chicago Fire midfielder Harry Shipp and Portland Timbers midfielder Darlington Nagbe. Read More
The Second Round of matches in the 2014 NCAA mens soccer tournament took place yesterday. Heres how CSA alums fared: Ohio State/Notre Dame Read More
Columbus Dispatch Nov 24, 2014
Revolution 2, Red Bulls 1: Jermaine Jones finished a counterattack the 85th minute with a tap-in goal and gave visiting New England a victory over New York yesterday in the first leg of the MLS Eastern Conference finals.
You might have noticed some changes around here when you woke up this morning. The website design is the first clue. For the first time ever, youre reading this article on what is now ColumbusCrewSC.com. Thats right: full brand implementation has occurred, and from this point forward, the team that used to be the Crew is now officially Columbus Crew SC. Read More
The Crew Soccer Foundation today announced that it has committed up to $10,000 of matching funds for donations to Columbus Fire Department’s Lieutenant Stu Tudor, who survived a lightning strike in the parking lot of Crew Stadium while participating in a Get Behind The Badge fundraiser for firefighters and police officers prior to the club’s scheduled match on June 28, 2014. Tudor and his family are asking for donations to help with the costs of healthcare. Read More
Crew SC defender Michael Parkhurst previously captured the Xbox Fair Play Award in 2007 and 2008 with New England, and he again has a strong case after his return to MLS in 2014. In more than 13,000 regular-season minutes in his career, Parkhurst has never been issued a red card. That trend continued this campaign. Lets take a look at the three finalists according to MLS criteria of things like fouls committed, cards received and playing time. Read More