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2009-08-08 22:21:43

A three-goal, second-half barrage Saturday gave the Columbus Crew a 3-0 Major League Soccer win over San Jose Earthquakes. Alejandro Moreno broke a scoreless tie in the 69th minute, followed by Robbie Rogers in the 73rd and Adam Moffat in the 87th. Their fourth straight victory increased the Crew's record to 9-3-9. Columbus last lost 2-1 on June 20 at FC Dallas and leads the Eastern Conference over second-place Chicago. San Jose (4-11-5) failed to continue the momentum built last Sunday in a...

2009-05-17 17:04:07

Eddie Lewis scored in the 89th minute Sunday, pulling the Los Angeles Galaxy into a 1-1 Major League Soccer tie with the Columbus Crew. Lewis got to a loose ball and fired a shot into the goal from 20 yards out. Guillermo Barros Schelotto scored at the 70th minute for Columbus after stealing a pass. Los Angeles is 1-1-7, Columbus 1-2-6.

2006-05-02 18:51:34

HARTFORD, Connecticut (Reuters) - The United States named the following 23-man squad on Tuesday for next month's World Cup. Five additional players were named as reserves. Goalkeepers: Marcus Hahnemann (Reading), Tim Howard (Manchester United), Kasey Keller (Borussia Moenchengladbach) Defenders: Carlos Bocanegra (Fulham), Steve Cherundolo (Hannover 96), Jimmy Conrad (Kansas City Wizards), Cory Gibbs (ADO Den Haag), Frankie Hejduk (Columbus Crew), Eddie Lewis (Leeds United), Oguchi...

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