MATCH GUIDE | Concacaf Champions Cup Semifinals - Leg 1

Columbus Crew vs. CF Monterrey - Wed., April 24 at 8:15 p.m.

The Columbus Crew are set to start the Semifinal round of the Concacaf Champions Cup Wednesday night against Liga MX opponent, CF Monterrey. The round will consist of two matches scored as an aggregate, meaning the first leg at home is crucial for the Black & Gold to secure some goals to take with them for the second leg. Need to catch up on the tournament's format? Check out this article for a quick refresher.

Before you head to the stadium, make sure you check the stadium rules. Additionally, no vuvuzuelas or horns will be permitted at any Concacaf Champions Cup matches.

What's at Stake?

The 2024 Concacaf Champions Cup winner will secure the fourth and final spot to represent the continent in the 2025 FIFA Club World Cup. The Champions League winners from 2021 (CF Monterrey), 2022 (Seattle Sounders FC) and 2023 (Club Leon) will also participate in the 2025 FIFA Club World Cup.

Where to Watch

Can't make it to the match? Watch FS1 or TUDN, or tune in on Alt 105.7 FM (FM broadcast only) or on La Grande 102.5 FM in Spanish.

Scroll below to learn more about the activities of this tournament matchday. Supporters are encouraged to arrive as early as possible and pre-purchase parking to enjoy the festivities in and around the stadium.

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Bring your crew

Secure your seat to cheer on the reigning MLS Cup champion Columbus Crew at Field this season!

Pre-Match Activities

  • Listen to the tunes of DJ Haze on the Chase Plaza.
  • Enjoy a drink at the SpeakEASEy
  • Help cheer on the Black & Gold by making a poster at the poster making station
  • Get your game face on at the face painting booth
  • MATCHDAY TEAM ARRIVAL: At 6:45 p.m., cheer on your Crew as the team arrives at the West Lobby on Columbus Crew Way
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Prior to Arrival

Be sure to arrive early to take in the unique experience at Field! There are a number of features that allow for a seamless arrival at the stadium:

Know Before You Go

Matchday Homepage

A-Z Guide

  • For a detailed list of matchday- or stadium-related information, refer to the A-Z Guide.



  • All tickets for the match are available through mobile devices; please download your ticket in advance. The easiest place to access your mobile tickets is through the official Columbus Crew App.
  • No more long waits to get your ticket scanned! Scan your own ticket(s) at the Axess turnstiles, similar to what you see at the airport.
  • Express Entry: Field is now offering Express Entry featuring seamless and quick access into the stadium through Facial Ticketing. Look for the yellow “Express Entry” signs above turnstiles on the left-hand side of the AEP Gate (southeast corner). Fans can sign up for Free Express Entry before the match for the fastest way to get into Field!
  • For more information, view the Mobile Ticketing page.


Free Stadium WiFi

  • Connect to Field's free WiFi on your phone for a faster mobile connection (Name: Stadium WiFi)

Cash2Card Kiosks

  • Field is a cashless stadium. Cash2Card kiosks are located throughout the stadium.


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