The Columbus Crew reserve side defeated the New York Red Bulls’ reserves on Monday morning at Crew Stadium, 3-0. Justin Meram (16th minute), Cole Grossman (42nd), and guest player Johnny Owoeri (85th) scored for Columbus. Jeff Cunningham, Josh Gardner and guest player Jhonny Arteaga assisted on the three goals.
Since loosing their first game of the season, the Crew reserves have won seven in a row, are undefeated at home (4-0-0), and are in first place in the East of the MLS Reserve League. They return to action on October 16th in New England against the Revolution.
Columbus Crew – Andy Gruenebaum, Rich Balchan (Korey Veeder, 55), Josh Williams, Eric Gehrig, Josh Gardner, Bernardo Anor (Ben Sippola, 82), Dejan Rusmir (Santiago Prim, 75), Cole Grossman, Justin Meram (Aaron Horton,71), Jeff Cunningham, Jhonny Arteaga* (Johnny Owoeri*, 57).
New York Red Bulls – Alex Horwath, John Rooney, Matt Kassell, Tommy Williams*, Teddy Schneider, Marcos Paullo (Mike Jones,71) Andrew Welker*(Semso Nikocevic*, 61), Joseph Niouky*, Brian Nielsen, Corey Hertzog, Ethan Decker*.
*Denotes non-roster player