Columbus Crew SC to host German team in July

Columbus Crew SC announced the kickoff will take place at 7:30 p.m. against Eintracht Frankfurt on July 17th. (Courtesy: Columbus Crew SC)

Columbus Crew SC announced they will be hosting German First Division side Eintracht Frankfurt in an international friendly at MAPFRE Stadium on Monday, July 17.

They announced the kickoff will take place at 7:30 p.m. The match will be classified as Special Match A for Crew SC Season Ticket Members and is included in their membership.

The soccer club said tickets for this match are available through full season ticket memberships, 10-match plans and group tickets immediately by calling MAPFRE Stadium ticket office at 614-447-2739.

Individual match tickets were planned to go on sale on Thursday, February 16 at 2:00 p.m. ET online via or over the phone at 614-447-2739.

Crew SC said 2017 will be the seventh consecutive summer that an international opponent has visited MAPFRE Stadium. Crew SC recorded an 11-6-3 all-time in international exhibitions, last facing Liga MX club Tiburones Rojos de Veracruz from Mexico in 2016 at MAPFRE Stadium. Columbus Crew SC won by a score of 1-0.

For more information about the match and tickets go to

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