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STARTING XI | Columbus Crew SC vs. Philadelphia Union - Sept. 2, 2020

TONIGHT'S LINEUP

CREW SC UNDEFEATED IN LAST EIGHT MATCHES AT MAPFRE STADIUM

Crew SC has managed to go undefeated at each of its last seven matches at MAPFRE Stadium, dating back to a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Impact on July 20 of last year. Over that span, Crew SC has posted a record of 4-0-3. Notably, the Crew has scored a goal in every one of those matches at MAPFRE Stadium. Additionally, the Black & Gold have scored in each of its last eight matches at MAPFRE Stadium, dating back to a 2-1 defeat against Seattle Sounders FC last season (July 6).

CREW SC HAS BEST GOAL DIFFERENTIAL IN 2020 MLS REGULAR SEASON

Crew SC's +10 goal differential in 2020 regular-season action currently leads all MLS teams. This season, Crew SC has only conceded two goals. Toronto FC has the next best goal differentials, at +7.

ZARDES REACHES 200TH MLS REGULAR-SEASON APPEARANCE

With his start in Saturday’s road contest against FC Cincinnati, forward Gyasi Zardes reached 200 appearances (185 starts) in MLS regular-season action. Zardes is now one of only two players on Crew SC's current roster to have made 200 or more appearances in MLS regular-season action, joining Darlington Nagbe (278 appearances). Since joining MLS ahead of the 2013 season, Zardes has scored 71 goals and provided 20 assists in his 200 regular-season appearances.

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