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An Open Letter on The Future of The Columbus Crew SC

Doug Kridler Doug Kridler An Open Letter on The Future of The Columbus Crew SC

A Message from Doug Kridler, President and CEO of The Columbus Foundation: I believe that the best path to solve the complex needs of our community is to invite folks to use their imaginations, and be ever on the search for new ideas. I hope today’s proposal serves as an invitation for us to imagine […]

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Local Leaders Disappointed After Talks to Keep Crew in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Local Leaders Disappointed After Talks to Keep Crew in Columbus

Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther and Columbus Partnership CEO Alex Fischer met today in New York with Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber and Columbus Crew SC owner Anthony Precourt, and according to a press release the meeting did not go well. “It is clear the MLS and ownership did not come to the meeting willing to commit to […]

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Photos: Columbus Crew SC vs. New York City FC

 Matt Ellis Photos: Columbus Crew SC vs. New York City FC

Columbus Crew SC made another night to remember as the play-off run continued with a 4-1 walloping over a stunned New York City FC in the first leg of the Eastern Semifinals at a feisty MAPFRE Stadium. With #SavetheCrew dominating the stands, a healthy attendance turned the stadium into a cauldron of noise as fans […]

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#SaveTheCrew Movement Rallies City Partners to Keep Crew in Columbus

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega #SaveTheCrew Movement Rallies City Partners to Keep Crew in Columbus

When Columbus Crew SC owner Precourt Sports Ventures (PSV) announced that without a new stadium, the team would be relocating to Austin, Crew fans began assembling. Thousands have gathered in support for a movement dubbed #SaveTheCrew, aimed at using local political and corporate leverage to keep the Crew from leaving. “Tuesday was just a day […]

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Opinion: Local Sports Fans Need to Support Both Football and Fútbol

Molly Ryan Molly Ryan Opinion: Local Sports Fans Need to Support Both Football and Fútbol

Dear Columbus, Do we have the best damn band in the land? Yes. Do we also have the best damn soccer team in the land? Yes. Yesterday, a friend suggested that if we put the Crew in Scarlet and Gray the city would actually do something. In a lot of ways, she is right. But […]

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Opinion: Stadium Issue Should be Solved Collaboratively, not Competitively

Julie George Julie George Opinion: Stadium Issue Should be Solved Collaboratively, not Competitively

Despite having never lived through a major war event, I am no stranger to the battlefield. From cable television news desks to campaign podiums to the American Idol stage, my generation has grown up in the midst of the idea that competition is the means to progress. This week’s announcement from Columbus Crew owner Anthony […]

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Opinion: Columbus Taxpayers Should Not Fund a New Soccer Stadium

Atticus Hannel Coulter Garden Atticus Hannel Coulter Garden Opinion: Columbus Taxpayers Should Not Fund  a New Soccer Stadium

I’ll cut straight to the point: We don’t need to have a conversation on whether Columbus should spend a dime of taxpayer dollars on a new soccer stadium for the Columbus Crew SC, and our elected officials would do wisely to swiftly end the chance of any conversation pertaining to that. It is an election […]

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