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Played
March 16, 2013 5:40 PM EDT
Columbus Crew Stadium — Columbus, Ohio
Referee:‬ J. Gonzalez‎
Attendance:‬ 16528‎
 
69′ Gláuber

MLS Preview: Columbus Crew - San Jose Earthquakes

These teams have drawn four out of the last five meetings as Columbus kicks off its home opener.

By Zac Lee Rigg

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Columbus Crew (4-2-3-1): Gruenebaum; Williams, Marshall, Glauber, Wahl; O'Rourke, Viana; Oduro, Higuain, Speas; Arrieta.

INJURY REPORT

QUESTIONABLE: Eddie Gaven (R Ankle Inflammation)
San Jose Earthquakes (4-4-2): Busch; Harden, Bernardez, Hernandez, Morrow; Salinas, Baca, Cronin, Corrales; Wondolowski, Garza.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: Mehdi Ballouchy (L torn ACL), Steven Beitashour (sports hernia), Marvin Chavez (R MCL sprain), Alan Gordon (L foot surgery), Steven Lenhart (R knee surgery), Marcus Tracy (L ankle injury), Mike Facito (R hamstring strain), Tommy Muller (low back spasms)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • This is the first home game for Columbus. It won one and lost one of its opening matches.
  • Chris Wondolowski, who tied the MLS record with 27 goals last year, has only scored once in 2013, and that came from the penalty spot.
  • The 'Quakes reignited the Goonies comeback schtick last game by overcoming a one-goal deficit to the New York Red Bulls in the last 10 minutes to win 2-1.
  • The Crew lead the overall records against San Jose, 18-13-5. However, from 2010 onward, Columbus has not beaten San Jose.
  • These teams have drawn four out of the last five meetings.


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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Apr 13, 2014 San Jose Earthquakes 1 - Columbus Crew 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ May 19, 2012 San Jose Earthquakes 1 - Columbus Crew 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Jul 16, 2011 Columbus Crew 0 - San Jose Earthquakes 0
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ May 14, 2011 San Jose Earthquakes 3 - Columbus Crew 0
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Last Five Matches
Odds
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Available Squads
30Andy GruenebaumGoalkeeper
2Tyson WahlDefender
3Josh WilliamsDefender
27GláuberDefender
-Danny O'RourkeDefender
14Chad MarshallDefender
24A. VianaDefender
8Dominic OduroStriker
17Ben SpeasStriker
19J. ArrietaStriker
10Federico HiguaínStriker
28Matt LampsonGoalkeeper
21Chad BarsonDefender
-Matías SánchezMidfielder
13Ethan FinlayMidfielder
6Tony TchaniMidfielder
9Justin MeramMidfielder
26Ryan FinleyStriker
18Jon BuschGoalkeeper
2Ty HardenDefender
-Ramiro CorralesDefender
21Jason HernandezDefender
5V. BernárdezDefender
2Justin MorrowDefender
-Rafael BacaMidfielder
4Sam CroninMidfielder
8Chris WondolowskiStriker
14Adam JahnStriker
6Shea SalinasMidfielder
1David BinghamGoalkeeper
33Dan GarganDefender
4Nana AttakoraDefender
5Brad RingMidfielder
17Sam GarzaStriker
7Cordell CatoStriker
-W. MartínezStriker
Results
 
Top Scorers
Player   Goals Penalties
E. Torres E. Torres
Striker
Chivas USA
6 3
Clint Dempsey Clint Dempsey
Striker
Seattle Sounders
6 1
V. Sánchez V. Sánchez
Striker
Colorado
4 3
Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
Striker
Columbus Crew
4 2
Dominic Dwyer Dominic Dwyer
Striker
Sporting KC
4 1