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DC United boosts playoff hopes, beats Columbus Crew 1-0

The Crew, who needed a win to stay in Supporters’ Shield contention, dropped to 1-3-1 in their last five games.
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WASHINGTON — Julian Gressel scored and D.C. United boosted its playoff hopes by beating the Columbus Crew 1-0 on Wednesday night. 

It was the third straight win for D.C. United. 

The Crew, who needed a win to stay in Supporters’ Shield contention, dropped to 1-3-1 in their last five games.

Yamil Asad sent a pass to Gressel, whose shot deflected off a defender and into the net in the 32nd minute. 

It was Gressel’s second goal of the season.