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Spotlight Stories presented by AEP Energy: April 12, 2017

SBI Soccer sat down with Justin Meram. Find out what the Crew SC midfielder had to say about his hot start to the 2017 MLS season.

Sporting Director & Head Coach Gregg Berhalter was recently asked about soccer formations by Paul Tenorio. Find out what he had to say on the matter.

The Black & Gold have changed formations a few times this season. Check out Andrew Erickson’s piece on the advantages that formation changes bring to table.

The Black & Gold return home for the first leg of the Trillium Cup against Toronto FC on April 15 for an 8 p.m. kickoff at MAPFRE Stadium. The match is the first Trillium Cup meeting of the year in the regular-season series that determines the victor of the trophy. The two teams will play on May 10 at MAPFRE Stadium before a May 26 clash at BMO Field. The Black & Gold have won the Trillium Cup six out of the nine years it has been contested. The two clubs began battling for the trophy during the 2008 campaign and the Black & Gold were victorious in the regular-season series for the first three years of Trillium Cup action.

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