Crew travel to New England Saturday

Edson Buddle and Columbus want to hold on to their unbeaten streak.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Crew will look to run their unbeaten streak to six games when the Black & Gold travel to New England and Gillette Stadium to face the Revolution on Saturday at 4 p.m. The game will be televised live nationally on ESPN2.

The Crew is unbeaten in their last five games (2-0-3) after a 2-1 win vs. Dallas last Wednesday. The Crew is 6-5-6 (24 pts.) on the year and in second-place in the Eastern Conference, just five points behind the first-place MetroStars, and three points ahead of third-place D.C. United. Columbus has played two fewer games than the MetroStars and one fewer than D.C.

New England is in fifth-place in the East with a 4-8-6 record and 18 points. The Crew also has a game in hand on New England and has already captured the season series vs. the Revs going 2-0-1.

Saturday's game can be heard in English on the New Eagle, 103.9, or online through TheCrew.com and MLSNet.com.

After Saturday, the Crew remain on the road to face Los Angeles at The Home Depot Center on August 14 before returning home on August 18 to take on the Kansas City Wizards in the final Johnsonville Buck-A-Brat Night of the year.

Tickets for Crew home games can be acquired at the Crew Stadium box office, at any area Kroger Ticketmaster outlet, via phone at 614-431-3600 or on line at TheCrew.com.

COLUMBUS CREW at New England Revolution

Saturday, August 7 - 4 p.m. (ET) at Gillette Stadium

National television: ESPN2

Crew Radio: The New Eagle, 103.9 (English)

Crew Webcast: TheCrew.com and MLSNet.com (English)


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