Following a milestone performance against the New York Red Bulls, MLSsoccer.com named Columbus Crew SC defender Gaston Sauro to the Team of the Week for Week 1.
In the home opener, Sauro started at center back - his 25th career regular-season appearance for the Club in 2015 - and scored the game-tying goal in the 41st minute, marking his first career goal for Crew SC. Additionally, finished the night with two tackles and passing completion rate of 88.2%, higher than any other player on the field.
The Black and Gold hit the road to take on the New England Revolution on Saturday, March 9 at 2 p.m. ET in Foxboro, Mass. Supporters can watch the match on SportsTime Ohio, or listen on 97.1 FM The Fan (English) or www.ColumbusCrewSC.com (Spanish).
Crew SC's 2019 MLSsoccer.com’s Team of the Week honorees:
|Date (& Match Week)||Opponent(s)||Honoree(s)|
|March 2, 2019 (Week 1)||Gaston Sauro - Defender|