Columbus Crew SC 2 (15-12-5, 50 points) v. D.C. United 0 (9-18-5, 32 points)
Sept. 30, 2017 – MAPFRE Stadium, Columbus, OH
- Luciano Acosta made his 60th appearance for United.
- Deshorn Brown recorded his 60th career Major League Soccer start and 10th start for United.
- Sean Franklin captained United for the first time this season.
- Lloyd Sam led the team with four chances created.
- Bruno Miranda made his second consecutive appearance.
- Jalen Robinson made his fifth appearance in 2017; a career season-high.
- United are now 27-28-11 against Crew SC all-time.
- The Black-and-Red are 7-18-7 against Crew SC in Columbus.
- United have not won on the road against Columbus since 2007.
- United are now 5-14-7 at MAPFRE Stadium.
- United are now 0-12-0 when trailing at halftime.
- United are now 2-16-2 when conceding the first goal.
- The Black-and-Red are 7-9-4 when out-shot by their opponents.
- United end September with a record of 1-3-1.
Goals by Half
|1st Half||2nd Half||Total|
|Columbus Crew SC||1||1||2|
|18'||D.C.||Russell Canouse||Unsporting Behavior|
|14'||CLB||Josh Williams||Federico Higuaín|
|Team||Shots||Shots on Goal||Corners||Offsides||Possession (%)||Saves|
|Columbus Crew SC||14||5||7||4||57||2|
Columbus Crew SC lineup:
Zack Steffen; Héctor Jiménez (Jukka Raitala 70'), Josh Williams, Jonathan Mensah, Harrison Afful; Artur, Will Trapp; Justin Meram (Niko Hansen 83'), Federico Higuaín, Pedro Santos (Kekuta Manneh 75'); Ola Kamara
Unused Substitutes: Brad Stuver, Lalas Abubakar, Mohammed Abu, Adam Jahn
D.C. United lineup:
Steve Clark; Chris Korb, Kofi Opare, Jalen Robinson, Sean Franklin; Russell Canouse, Ian Harkes; Lloyd Sam (Bruno Miranda 82'), Luciano Acosta, Paul Arriola (Zoltán Stieber 55'); Deshorn Brown (Patrick Mullins 70')
Unused Substitutes: Eric Klenofsky, Jared Jeffrey, Marcelo Sarvas, Nick DeLeon