The Columbus Crew play Newcastle United from the English Premier League in a friendly match on Tuesday night (7:30 pm) at Crew Stadium. Newcastle is currently on a preseason tour in the United States. They have already played Sporting Kansas City, tying 0-0, and Orlando City of the USL Pro division, losing 1-0.
An open training session was held at Crew Stadium this morning for fans wanting to watch the Magpies train.
Newcastle played a friendly match against the Crew on July 26th, 2000, at Crew Stadium in front of 18,212 fans. The game ended 2-2, with current Crew player Jeff Cunningham and Miles Joseph scoring for Columbus.