Columbus Crew Team Biography
Nickname: The Crew
Pitch: Columbus Crew Stadium
The Columbus Crew's inaugural season was in 1995, when they were introduced as the first of the 10 Major League Soccer clubs. Five years later, the Crew became the first MLS soccer team to have a stadium soley for the purpose of soccer. Called "America's Hardest Working Teams" the Crew has become one of the top organizations in the MLS, on and off the field.
Although the are called the "Hardest Working" the Crew's hard work has only captured them one trophy in their thirteen years. The Crew lifted the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup title in 2002 as they beat the Los Angeles Galaxy. With soccer crazy fans, the Crew have been urged on by their supporters and coaches.
Columbus's First Team Squad