The history of Columbus Crew, the club that beat Cruz Azul in the final of the Copa de Campeones

Colombus Crew is one of the founding teams of the American league and is one of the 13 that have won the maximum trophy of the contest.

Colombus Crew stadium
Colombus Crew stadium

It is one of the teams that founded Major League Soccer  25 years ago, and while it is not one of the most winning teams in history, the Columbus Crew has been competitive in various stages of its history, gaining more fans in time. After the last two years where he has managed to fight in the playoffs, he has made it to the MLS Cup final for the fifth time, and while he has only lifted this trophy twice, he has always been among the most outstanding.

Colombus Crew: Both times they won the MLS

Although the first official title held by the Ohio franchise was the 2002 US Open Cup, after beating the Los Angeles Galaxy, it subsequently managed to win three Supporters' Shield trophies, for the best team in the regular phase, in 2004, 2008 and 2009. , same years where he stayed with the Eastern Conference.

However, the greatest joys in history for the Columbus Crew came in the 2008 and 2020 season, where they beat the New York Red Bulls 3-1 in the final played in Carson, California. The other one, was last year when they beat 3-0 Seattle Sounders FC.

Colombus Crew, champion of MLS 2020

Colombus Crew: The last title that they won

Just a week ago, Colombus Crew won its fourth trophy in the history of its showcases. It was 2-0 at home against Cruz Azul, at Field, to win its first Campeones Cup.

Colombus Crew vs Cruz Azul: Highlights

Alexis Almosnino

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