MLS – Columbus Crew – New York on Match-day 33
MAPFRE Stadium sees Sunday action as Columbus take on NYC – 2:30am GMT.
It’s a clash of fifth vs second, as Columbus host NYC at MAPFRE Stadium.
Columbus Crew’s campaign so far has seen them accrue 30 points this season
Whilst a disappointing 0-0 draw against New England Revolution in their last game, is not the worst result they could have experienced, Columbus will be keen to improve the result in this fixture.
Also, Columbus seem unable to get over the line on a consistent basis, with five draws in eight meetings. Now they have 0 matches won, 0 games lost and 0 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in fifth place, with a total of 30 points.
When Columbus host NYC, they will do so on the back of four victories, three draws, and three defeats on their own ground.
Winning this fixture will see Columbus Crew on 33 points.
New York go into this meeting with 42 points secured
Ronny Deila’s men were held to a disappointing draw against Montréal in their last fixture, he will be keen to improve on that in this game.
Also, NYC keep finding ways to win, having secured 11 victories in their last 17 meetings is astonishing this season. With 42 points (0W, 0L and 0D), they are established in second position in the League.
NYC’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Columbus. In the 10 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won four games, drawn three matches, and lost three fixtures.
A win in this fixture would take New York’s points to 45 in the League.
Columbus Crew v New York – Head-to-Heads.
Regarding their historical duels this is a fixture that has resulted in a victorie for both Columbus and NYC on eight occasions in the last 20 meetings. Also, the two teams have been unable to break the deadlock in the last one game, with draws on each occasion. May 2022 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and Columbus Crew took all three points winning 2-0.