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CSN Washington Mar 27, 2015

Will Messi play versus El Salvador?

Argentine superstar may miss out on scheduled exhibition due to minor injury
CSN Washington Mar 27, 2015

Soccer fans RG3, Ovechkin show up to meet Lionel Messi

Ovechkin and Griffin were in attendance as international soccer superstar Lionel Messi went through final preparations ahead of this weekend's exhibition match against El Salvador at FedEx Field.
Washington Post Mar 27, 2015

MLS schedule gives no rest for the friendlies (or the qualifiers)

D.C. United is shorthanded for Saturday night’s home match against the Los Angeles Galaxy because of injuries and a suspension. The Galaxy is undermanned because MLS decided to ignore FIFA’s international schedule.Read full article >>
Columbus Dispatch Mar 27, 2015

Soccer | Crew: Wil Trapp will be game-time decision, coach says

Wil Trapp’s availability for Saturday’s home game against New York Red Bulls will be determined shortly before kickoff, coach Gregg Berhalter said today.
CSN Washington Mar 27, 2015

United not taking short handed Galaxy lightly

There is no trophy on the line like last weekend when DC United played the New York Red Bulls in the first game of the Atlantic Cup series, but that doesn’t diminish the significance of Saturday’s home game for the Black and Red.
The Crew Mar 27, 2015
Crew SC midfield will be key in clash with Red Bulls

Crew SC midfield will be key in clash with Red Bulls

Much has been made about Crew SCs ability to dominate possession since Sporting Director and Head Coach Gregg Berhalters arrival in Columbus. The triangle of central midfielders Tony Tchani and Wil Trapp behind playmaker Federico Higuaín has been vital to the clubs success in cotrolling the middle of the park. On Saturday in particular, keeping the ball will be counted on even more in matching-up with the New York Red Bulls talented midfield of Felipe, Dax McCarty and Sacha Kljestan. Read More
The Crew Mar 27, 2015
Black & Gold Bullets: March 27, 2015

Black & Gold Bullets: March 27, 2015

In case you missed it, Major League Soccer announced that Minnesota United FC is set to become the 23rd franchise in MLS in 2018. Adam Jardy of The Columbus Dispatch spoke to Minnesota-born midfielder Ethan Finlay about the new club. Read More
Washington Post Mar 27, 2015

D.C. United welcomes short-handed Galaxy

For Major League Soccer, it’s an ongoing problem that likely won’t be solved anytime soon. For D.C. United, it’s a boost — at least for this weekend.While other leagues around the world shut down, MLS continues to play through international fixture dates. Many of the league’s biggest names will be absent when this weekend’s games kick off, and RFK Stadium will be the site of some notable omissions.Read full article >>
The Crew Mar 26, 2015
New year, no Henry: Focus shifts to Wright-Phillips and Sam versus Red Bulls

New year, no Henry: Focus shifts to Wright-Phillips and Sam versus Red Bulls

Any team -- except for maybe the 2010 FC Barcelona squad -- is going to experience a dropoff when losing a player like Thierry Henry. But with a new coach and new midfield, the New York Red Bulls have shown little, if any, sign of slowing through two matches in 2015. Read More
The Crew Mar 26, 2015
Crew SC loans rookie defender Kalen Ryden to Austin Aztex

Crew SC loans rookie defender Kalen Ryden to Austin Aztex

Columbus Crew SC today announced that it has loaned defender Kalen Ryden to the Austin Aztex of the USL. The rookie becomes the first Black & Gold player to be loaned to Austin, which was previously announced as Crew SC’s new USL affiliate ahead of the 2015 campaign. Crew SC retains the option to recall Ryden at any point while on loan. Read More
Toronto Sun Mar 25, 2015
Red card upheld on TFC's Morrow

Red card upheld on TFC's Morrow

Justin Morrow’s red card suspension — stemming from a tackle two weekends ago in Columbus — has been upheld by an “independent panel” which included a representative from the Professional Referee Organization.

Eastern Conference Player News

  • 2 Chris Pontius

    Chris Pontius

    United slip past Galaxy following late goal by Chris Pontius

  • 1 Tyler Deric

    Tyler Deric

    Dynamo and Rapids play to scoreless draw

  • 1 Tony Tchani

    Tony Tchani

    Red Bulls 2, Crew 1: Home winning streak halted

  • 1 Mike Grella

    Mike Grella

    The truth behind Mike Grella's goal in Columbus

  • 1 Kelyn Rowe

    Kelyn Rowe

    Revolution 2, Quakes 1 - Rowe's First Half Double Gives Revs First Win of 2015

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