By Chris Garvin
By defeating in-state rival FC Cincinnati in the Eastern Conference Final, your Columbus Crew became the first team to overcome a two-goal deficit on the road to advance in a single-leg round in the history of the MLS Cup Playoffs!
With the Eastern Conference championship secured, the Black & Gold will host the 2023 Audi MLS Cup Final next Saturday at Lower.com Field against defending MLS Cup champions LAFC. Kickoff will be at 4 p.m.
Scroll below to recap the Eastern Conference Final win and learn more about Saturday’s championship contest…
CONFERENCE FINAL HIGHLIGHTS
The team’s patient and resilient mindset helped them seize a 3-2 comeback win in the Eastern Conference Final.
COURTESY CREW COMMUNICATIONS