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23 October 9:35 am

Winger Ethan Finlay joined Joe, Ed and Julia in-studio on Thursday to talk his recent run of success, the Crew's playoff picture and going the see The Lion King.

22 October 3:05 pm

Got a question for Gregg Berhalter? Here's your chance to ask it.

As part of Fandemonium Week, Columbus Crew supporters will have the exclusive opportunity to take part in a Q&A with the Crew Sporting Director and Head Coach at Hendoc’s Pub this Thursday, October 23 at 6:00 p.m. ET.

***Must be 21+ to attend.

21 October 3:34 pm

The Crew's win over New York was one of its most defining moments of the season so far. Snapping a long streak of struggles in a place like Red Bull Arena was no easy task for the Black & Gold, and the national Power Rankings polls took notice. The Crew climbed in each of the three sets of rankings.

See below for Columbus' exact position, as well as where it stood at this time last week: 7 (8)

ESPNFC: 7 (8) 8 (10)

Photo Credit: USA Today Sports Images

21 October 12:00 pm

After scoring his 11th goal of the season in the Crew's 3-1 win at New York, winger Ethan Finlay joined's ExtraTime Radio to talk about the Black & Gold's postseason berth, the club's possession-based system and, yes, Settlers of Catan.


20 October 3:36 pm

Following Sunday's convincing 3-1 victory at Red Bull Arena, Crew Sporting Director and Head Coach Gregg Berhalter and midfielders Ethan Finlay and Wil Trapp were named to's Team of the Week for Week 33. Midfielder Tony Tchani and forward Aaron Schoenfeld earned Honorable Mention nods following the win. 


18 October 3:31 pm

The Crew's possession-based system requires players comfortable on the ball all over the pitch. That can even be extended back to the goalkeeper position. Holding the ball often means playing it back, and Crew goalkeeper Steve Clark has been an asset this season in helping the Crew do that.

Among all goalkeepers this season, nobody has more ball touches than Clark, and nobody has passed to a higher percentage than the Crew 'keeper. A full list of all MLS goalkeepers with 1000 or more touches is below:

Goalkeeper Touches Successful Passes Passes Attempted Passing Percentage
Steve Clark 1393 632 814 77.64%
Jon Busch 1351 425 771 55.12%
Bobby Shuttleworth 1201 353 747 47.26%
Sean Johnson 1189 382 775 49.29%
Luis Robles 1170 344 613 56.12%
Bill Hamid 1142 341 644 52.95%
David Ousted 1107 335 590 56.78%
Tally Hall 1082 322 610 52.79%
Dan Kennedy 1035 288 588 48.98%