Friday Jul 18
Opinion: While Columbus Crew shows strength in defense, midfield must regroup for home stretch
Columbus Crew midfielder Ethan Finlay dribbles past Chicago Fire goalie Sean Johnson during a game against the Fire May 24 at Crew Stadium in Columbus.
MLS Player Power Rankings: Top Scorers Rise to the Top After Week 18
To make things even better, the top five scorers in the league found the back of the net at least once.
MLS Preview from The Sports Network
Red Bull New York and the Columbus Crew will battle for a much-needed victory on Saturday when the two sides square off at Red Bull Arena.
The Columbus Dispatch
Crew Review: Coach Berhalter calls tie in Colorado's thin air - a great point'
The Crew did not win for the 13th time in its past 14 Major League Soccer games on Friday at the Colorado Rapids, but coach Gregg Berhalter made no apologies for a fourth straight tie, especially after his team had not scored in its previous two MLS games.
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Alfredo Simon moved into a tie for the National League lead with his 11th win and Billy Hamilton homered as the Cincinnati Reds snapped a three-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers last night.
Crew rally to tie Rapids 1-1
In the 76th minute, Colorado midfielder Dillon Powers attempted a cross-field back pass to his defense, but Jairo Arrieta stole it and fed the trailing Finlay for a shot that rolled into the far corner.
Recap: Colorado vs. Columbus
The Columbus Crew earned a fourth successive draw on Friday as Ethan Finlay scored in the 76th minute to help the Crew to a 1-1 deadlock with the Colorado Rapids at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Finlay's game evolving in third year
Just a month ago Ethan Finlay was on the outside looking in. The former Marshfield High School and Creighton University soccer standout was having trouble getting on the field for Major League Soccer's Columbus Crew.