1997 Columbus Crew Statistics

Major League Soccer (MLS)
Team Record: 12-13 (SO: 3-4) - 39 points
Finishing 3rd in MLS's Eastern Conference
Postseason: 2-2
Lost Conference Final
Coach: Tom Fitzgerald (12-13, SO: 3-4)
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Attendance: 240,680, Avg. 15,043 in 16 home dates
1997 Columbus Crew Roster

The Columbus Crew of Major League Soccer ended the 1997 season with a record of 12 wins and 13 losses, with a 3-4 showing in shootouts for 39 points finishing third in MLS's Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-2.

The Crew paced the league with just 45 goals allowed. Columbus chalked up 45 goals. Pete Marino scored 8 goals for the team, and Brian McBride contributed five or more, too. Robert Warzycha recorded 11 assists. Brad Friedel topped the squad with 14 wins and a team-best 0.8 goals against average, leading keepers with significant playing time.

Tom Fitzgerald coached the team. The 1997 Columbus Crew lost in the Conference Final.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP GS G A FC FS Y R OFF Shts S% SOG SG%
Pete MarinoF28784303020303821.12433.3
Brian McBrideF1313668293094015.01833.3
Robert WarzychaM313131136713014923.32910.3
Brian MaisonneuveM32303952502014525.82313.0
Thomas DooleyD15154115170002615.41526.7
A.J. WoodF1616321920007348.81030.0
Marcelo CarreraF20143220250072611.51127.3
Doctor KhumaloM1818242321204238.71315.4
Jorge SalcedoM2826152433300214.8425.0
Jason FarrellF1810221110004258.0825.0
Todd YeagleyM27222122352131020.0540.0
Mike LapperD2020123226200128.3425.0
Mike ClarkD3128123427403714.3425.0
Billy ThompsonM641116002616.7333.3
Brian BlissD1210101912101714.31100.0
Ansil ElcockD26211038313121010.0250.0
Sergio MiguezD171602281710010.00
Brad FriedelGK2929011521000
Altimont ButlerM11000000000
Ubusuku AbukusumoD10000000000
Todd MillerM31004000010.00
Rob JachymF31003010020.020.0
David WinnerGK43000000000
Silvio RudmanM62002110150.020.0
Janusz MichallikM106005600030.00
Rob SmithM258001212107110.020.0
Totals44035242554394843331084529.318023.3


Goalkeepers:

Player GP GS Min W L T SHO GA GAA PKG PKA Shts SVS SV%
Brad Friedel29292609:00141507351.2145174131.753
David Winner43271:00120061.99001911.579
Totals33322880:00151707411.2845193142.736

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP GS G A FC FS Y R OFF Shts S% SOG SG%
Pete MarinoF40011000200
Brian McBrideF4411311006714.3333.3
Robert WarzychaM4412107300175.9520.0
Brian MaisonneuveM44027600070.030.0
Thomas DooleyD4411410200425.01100.0
A.J. WoodF311031001250.01100.0
Marcelo CarreraF10000200010.00
Doctor KhumaloM11001300000
Jorge SalcedoM20002100010.00
Jason FarrellF442132002825.0450.0
Todd YeagleyM44007600020.00
Mike LapperD440011400010.00
Mike ClarkD44019420000
Billy ThompsonM43003500010.010.0
Ansil ElcockD33014800010.010.0
Brad FriedelGK44000000000
Rob SmithM20002001000
Totals5644610707071115211.51931.6

Postseason - Goalkeepers:

Player GP GS Min W L T SHO GA GAA PKG PKA Shts SVS SV%
Brad Friedel44360:00220151.25002520.800
Totals44360:00220151.25002520.800


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