Columbus Crew SC and Vancouver Whitecaps FC meet for a critical match Saturday evening at Mapfre Stadium in Columbus, OH, with both clubs looking to climb into a playoff position with the coveted three points from a victory.Columbus (5-10-11) is eight points out of sixth place, at the bottom of the Eastern Conference. Crew midfielder Wil Trapp is likely still out (concussion), while defenders Michael Parkhurst, Gaston Sauro and Nicolai Naess could all be on the pitch for consecutive games. Matt Pacifici and Ben Swanson (season-ending injury) are on the disabled list.Vancouver (8-13-7) is winless in their last eight games, including three consecutive shutouts. Its Vancouvers longest winless streak since a 14-game streak without a win in its inaugural season of 2011. It sits four points out of sixth place for the final playoff position in the Western Conference, with head coach Carl Robinson suspended through Sept. 11.Vancouver is 0-5-1 in their last six games and have 31 points from 28 games. The Crew are 2-3-1 in their last six games and have 26 points from 26 games in 2016.Whitecaps striker Erik Hurtado was dangerous last week, but didnt score.Im putting myself in the position to score, Hurtado said when asked about the positives he can take from the loss. The second point is to put the ball in the back of the net and obviously thats what Im trying to do.Crew head coach Gregg Berhalter said, Eight games left in the season, six points back... every game is vital right now. We want to keep pace with the teams ahead of us because eventually were going to run out of time. So, these are important games. Cheap Jerseys From China . 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At a news conference Tuesday where it was thought that the fiery Schallibaum may be shown the door after a dismal finish to the Major League Soccer season, team president Joey Saputo said no decision has been made on whether the Swiss Volcano will be back in 2014. Wholesale Jerseys Cheap . The head of USA Boxing came out swinging Tuesday with an open letter to Tyson -- a former Olympic hopeful himself -- that accuses the former heavyweight champion of trying to poach fighters who might be candidates for the U.Andy Halliday is backing the Rangers fans to give their side the edge as the club gears up for a crucial run of matches. Growing up in the shadows of Ibrox just around the corner from the club he supported all his life, Halliday is no stranger to going through the turnstiles as a Rangers follower rather than a Rangers player.When joining Mark Warburtons set-up in the summer, the midfielder spoke freely about achieving the dream of signing for the team he has idolised since childhood. Given his publicised affinity with the blue half of Glasgow, the 24-year-old Scot has been lauded by the Ibrox crowd for both his performances on the pitch and his visible passion for the football club.Halliday was vehemently backed by the Rangers fans earlier this season when he was given a second yellow card and subsequently sent off for allegedly inciting Greenock Morton supporters while celebrating a goal at Cappielow. Halliday (left) was shown a red card against Morton after allegedly inciting the home fans And now the former Bradford and Middlesbrough midfielder is hoping the backing continues in that vein as the team come up to a particularly important period of fixtures. He said: We have enjoyed a terrific season so far and playing in front of so many supporters at Ibrox has given all the players a lift.We have not won anything yet though and we will continue to work hard to win promotion to the top flight and be successful in the cup competitions. Mark Warburton says he will ignore comments in the Scottish Championship title run-in, with his side 11 points clear with 10 games to go The fans have been with us every step of the way this season and I am sure they will continue to back us in the weeks and months ahead.ddddddddddddMark Warburtons men have three home games in 10 days as they look to tighten their grip on the Championship title race. They host Raith Rovers on Tuesday and Greenock Morton a week on Friday, while in between those games, they face Dundee on Saturday in the Scottish Cup quarter-finals, a match which is live on Sky Sports 1 from 12pm. Andy Halliday promotes a special 4 game ticket package as he urges fans to back the team to success. Halliday was speaking as he promoted Rangers new four-match ticket package offer, as the club tries to build on the 36,500 season tickets sold so far this season.Rangers fans can purchase to attend the next four home games from £65 for adults, £52 for concessions and £13 for kids.The four-match package is valid from the Rangers v Morton game at Ibrox on Friday, March 11, and includes the visits of Queen of the South on March 26, Dumbarton on April 5 and Alloa Athletic on April 23. Also See: Rangers video Rangers fixtures Rangers stats Sky Bet Club ' ' '