Columbus Crew SC Brand Ambassador Frankie Hejduk stopped the NBC4 Studios on Friday morning in preparation for Saturday's home opener against the New York Red Bulls at 4:30 p.m. ET at MAPFRE Stadium.
Hejduk talked about the energy headed into Saturday's match and the fans' support, as well as his recent trip to a local elementary school as part of the Club's Read Across America initiative.
Saturday's match will be broadcast live on SportsTime Ohio and the FOX Sports Go app. Fans can also listen to the English broadcast on 97.1 The Fan with Chris Doran, as well as the Spanish broadcast with Juan Valladares on www.ColumbusCrewSC.com.