Columbus Crew Release 2013 Schedule


UPDATED: Wednesday January 9, 2013 4:23 PM

The Columbus Crew will play five of their first seven games on the road in the 2013 season, which opens at Chivas USA on March 2.
 
The club's home opener is March 16 against the defending MLS Supporters' Shield winners, the San Jose Earthquakes.
 
The MLS schedule was released on Wednesday.
 
Columbus has one three-game homestand, and on four other occasions, plays back-to-back games at Crew Stadium. The Crew plays consecutive road games six times before closing out the regular season at home Oct. 27 against the New England Revolution.
 
Each of MLS's 19 clubs will play 34 matches - 17 home and 17 away - over the course of 35 weeks.

2013 Columbus Crew Schedule
 
DateDayOpponentTime

March 2, at Chivas USA, 10:30 p.m.
March 9, at Vancouver Whitecaps FC, TBD
March 16, San Jose Earthquakes, TBD
March 23, at D.C. United, 3:30 p.m.
April 6, Philadelphia Union, 5 p.m.
April 13, at Montreal Impact, TBD
April 20, at Chicago Fire, 8:30 p.m.
April 27, D.C. United, 7:30 p.m.
May 4, New York Red Bulls, 4 p.m.
May 11, Colorado Rapids, 7:30 p.m.
May 18, at Toronto FC, TBD
May 26, at New York Red Bulls, 5 p.m.
June 1, Houston Dynamo, 7:30 p.m.
June 5, at Philadelphia Union, 7:30 p.m.
June 15, Montreal Impact, 7:30 p.m.
June 22, Chicago Fire, 8 p.m.
June 29, at Sporting Kansas City, 8:30 p.m.
July 4, at L.A. Galaxy, 8:30 p.m.
July 7, Portland Timbers FC, 5 p.m.
July 20, New England Revolution, 7:30 p.m.
July 27, at Toronto FC, TBD
Aug. 3, at Houston Dynamo, 9 p.m.
Aug. 10, New York Red Bulls, 7:30 p.m.
Aug. 17, Toronto FC, 7:30 p.m.
Aug. 24, at Real Salt Lake, 9:30 p.m.
Aug. 31, Seattle Sounders FC, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 4, Houston Dynamo, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 7, at Sporting Kansas City, 8:30 p.m.
Sept. 14, at Montreal Impact, TBD
Sept. 21, Chicago Fire, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 29, at FC Dallas, 8:30 p.m.
Oct. 5, Sporting Kansas City, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 19, at New England Revolution, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 27, New England Revolution, 4 p.m.

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