Crew forward Federico Higuain was named to MLSsoccer.com’s Team of the Week after he scored the Black & Gold’s goal in the 1-1 draw against San Jose on Sunday. Check out Higuain and the rest of the Week Six MLS Team of the Week on MLSsoccer.com.
The Crew’s 1-1 tie with the San Jose Earthquakes this past weekend marked the team’s first tie in 25 games. Read more about the streak as well as other Crew notes from the match with San Jose in Adam Jardy’s article in the Columbus Dispatch.
There’s a lot of news surfacing regarding MLS’ expansion teams this week. Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank and MLS will be making a major announcement on Wednesday and sources close to New York City FC have told the new club will spend three years playing at Yankee Stadium. Read more into MLS’ plans for Atlanta on MLSsoccer.com and NYCFC’s stadium situation in the New York Times.