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July 27, 2013 2:00 PM EDT
BMO Field — Toronto, Ontario
Referee:‬ I. Elfath‎
Attendance:‬ 17987‎
 

MLS Preview: Toronto FC - Columbus Crew

With TFC struggling yet again this year, Columbus looks to seal yet another Trillium Cup victory.

By Keith Hickey

 Federico Higuain, Ben Speas, Columbus Crew, MLS
Jamie Sabau
  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Toronto (4-4-2): Bendik; Eckersley, Caldwell, Henry, Morgan; Osorio Hall, Laba, Convey; Brockie, Braun.

INJURY REPORT

QUESTIONABLE: Danny Koevermans (L calf strain) Robert Earnshaw (L hamstring strain)
Columbus (4-4-2): Gruenebaum; Williams, Marshall, O'Rourke, Barson; Warzycha, Trapp, Higuain, Anor; Schoenfeld, Oduro.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: Eddie Gaven (L ACL rupture), Glauber (L ACL Rupture), Eric Gehrig (R Ankle Sprain), Aaron Schoenfeld (R Shoulder Sprain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • Toronto and Columbus compete for the Trillium Cup. The Crew have won the trophy four out of the five years it has been contested.
  • These teams have already met once this season. Columbus won 1-0 on May 18 at BMO Field.
  • Columbus has been dominant in this fixture over the years. In 17 meetings, Columbus has won nine times with seven draws. TFC has won just once.
  • Toronto, along with D.C. and Chivas USA, is one of the three teams averaging under a goal per game.
  • Only one outfield player on Columbus' roster, defender/defensive midfielder Danny O'Rourke, has reached the age of 30.


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Head to Head
USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Apr 5, 2014 Columbus Crew 0 - Toronto FC 2
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Aug 17, 2013 Columbus Crew 2 - Toronto FC 0
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Jul 27, 2013 Toronto FC 2 - Columbus Crew 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ May 18, 2013 Toronto FC 0 - Columbus Crew 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Oct 28, 2012 Columbus Crew 2 - Toronto FC 1
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Last Five Matches
Odds
Team News
Available Squads
12Joe BendikGoalkeeper
15Doneil HenryDefender
5Ashtone MorganDefender
13Steven CaldwellDefender
25Jeremy HallMidfielder
2Richard EckersleyDefender
15Matías LabaMidfielder
21Jonathan OsorioMidfielder
15Bobby ConveyMidfielder
17Justin BraunStriker
-Jeremy BrockieStriker
24Stefan FreiGoalkeeper
6Gale AgbossoumondeDefender
8Kyle BekkerMidfielder
20Darel RussellMidfielder
-Michael ThomasMidfielder
19Reginald LambeStriker
23Álvaro ReyMidfielder
32Andrew WiedemanStriker
30Andy GruenebaumGoalkeeper
3Josh WilliamsDefender
-Danny O'RourkeDefender
14Chad MarshallDefender
7Bernardo AnorMidfielder
-Matías SánchezMidfielder
20William TrappMidfielder
24A. VianaDefender
8Dominic OduroStriker
19J. ArrietaStriker
10Federico HiguaínStriker
28Matt LampsonGoalkeeper
21Chad BarsonDefender
13Ethan FinlayMidfielder
-Konrad WarzychaMidfielder
23Kevan GeorgeMidfielder
9Justin MeramMidfielder
26Ryan FinleyStriker
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