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Spotlight Stories Presented By AEP Energy: December 9, 2015

Sports Illustrated's Grant Wahl writes about Crew SC's Investor-Operator and Chairman, Anthony Precourt, as well as Portland's Chief Executive Officer, Merritt Paulson, who have found success after just a few years in Major League Soccer.

Wahl also looks at Crew SC Sporting Director and Head Coach Gregg Berhalter's path to success.

FOX Soccer's Kyle McCarthy profiles Black & Gold rightback Harrison Afful.

Thomas Floyd at notes Crew SC's important midseason acquisitions of Afful, as well as Gaston Sauro.

Also at, Seth Vertelney explains how Crew SC has transformed under Precourt and Berhalter.

Precourt recently sat down with, and believes Crew SC can use the National Football League's Green Bay Packers as a model.

Also at, Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib describes the symbiotic relationship of Crew SC with the city of Columbus.

Marco D'Onofrio of Soccerly writes "Still plenty of reasons to smile for [Columbus Crew SC]."

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