COLUMBUS – Columbus Crew 2 will continue their MLS NEXT Pro playoff campaign by hosting Toronto FC II in the single-elimination Eastern Conference Final at Historic Crew Stadium on Sunday, Oct. 2 at 5 p.m. ET.
Back by popular demand for this Crew 2 playoff match and part of Historic Crew Stadium lore dating back to its opening in 1999, the “Buck-A-Brat” ($1 bratwursts) deal will be available to fans in attendance on Sunday.
New for match are two Brat & Beer Specials:
- Brat + Land-Grant Greenskeeper = $6
- Brat + Pacifico = $7
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Cheer on Crew 2 as they fight to claim the first-ever MLS NEXT Pro Cup!
Led by a hat trick from 2022 MLS NEXT Pro Golden Boot winner Jacen Russell-Rowe, Crew 2 advanced to the Eastern Conference Final with a 4-1 victory over Rochester NY FC on Saturday, Sept. 24. Toronto defeated Philadelphia Union II 1-0 on Sept. 24 to advance.
Crew 2 finished the regular season with the best record in the league (16-3-5, 55 points) and as such will hold homefield advantage for the duration of the playoffs, which will culminate with the inaugural MLS NEXT Pro Cup on Oct. 8. The full MLS NEXT Pro playoff format and schedule can be found here.
Members of the media wishing to apply for a single-match credential for Crew 2 matches may apply via this online form. Media members seeking day-of-match credentials must apply no later than 72 hours prior to the match they wish to cover. An application is not a guarantee of a credential and media members are encouraged to apply as early as possible ensure a spot. Media members with season-long credentials are asked to RSVP to Eunice Kim (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than 72 hours prior to the match they wish to cover.