Black & Gold Bullets: April 2
During preseason, Steve Clark set out to prove that he was worthy both physically and mentally to be on the field each game. Three games into the season, Clark has shown time and time again on why he deserves to be in the net thus far. Learn morein this Columbus Dispatch piece about how Sporting Director and Head Coach Gregg Berhalter's decision made his decision and how his unbelievable saves is only a small part of what has made him an integral part of the Crew's success so far.
After Saturday's match in Seattle, Michael Parkhurst had little time to celebrate the Black & Gold's third straight win. Directly after the game, the 30-year-old defender made his way to Phoenix, Arizona to prepare for the USMNT friendly against Mexico tonight. During a break from training, Brian Sciaretta, had time to sit down with the versatile defender and discuss some of his experiences. Read what Parkhurst had to say about potentially having an opportunity to represent the United States in Brazil and how the Crew's early accomplishments will not affect the mind-set of the Black & Gold. Kickoff against Mexico begins at 11:00 p.m. ET on ESPN. Check out the channel guide for information on game coverage in Spanish.
With the first month of the 2014 MLS season officially over, the Crew remains the only undefeated team in the League with a record of 3-0-0. Federico Higuain, has notched three goals and two assists in the first three matches and was recently nominated as Etihad Airways MLS Player of the Month. Support Higuain's standout performance by casting your vote by April 2 at 11:59 p.m. PT or by tweeting with the hashtag #EtihadPOTM on Twitter.