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Throwback Thursday: July 4 edition

04 July 10:55 am

Throwback Thursday: July 4 edition

By Cody Sharrett

The Crew faces the LA Galaxy in an Independence Day tilt at the StubHub Center tonight (10:30 p.m. ET / FOX Sports Ohio) in the clubs' only meeting this season. History may be on Columbus' side as this will be the third time the Black & Gold have played the Galaxy on the Fourth of July -- the Crew beat LA on Independence Day in the 2000 and 2001 seasons in front of 50,000-plus fans at the Rose Bowl.

Here's a look back at the Crew's 2001 victory over the Galaxy thanks to Brian West's brace.