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Columbus Crew SC, Atlanta United experience weather delay at MAPFRE Stadium

Due to lightning in the area of MAPFRE Stadium, the Week 5 match between Columbus Crew SC and Atlanta United on Saturday experienced a weather delay that lasted 56 minutes.

The action resumed at 9:05 pm ET with a dropped ball as prescribed by the guidelines.

At the time of the stoppage in the 31st minute, Crew SC were leading the match 1-0 on the first goal of the season by Pedro Santos. The delay went into effect at 8:09 pm ET.

Crew SC went on to win the game 2-0 as the rain continued to pour after the delay.

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