Johnson header in stoppage time helps Fire salvage point vs. Crew
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jason Johnson scored 4 minutes into stoppage time to give the Chicago Fire a 2-2 tie with the Columbus Crew on Friday night.
In the 94th minute,
Chicago (3-5-2) trailed the entire match until the equalizer. The Fire have played to draws in their past two matches and are winless in four straight.
Kei Kamara struck for Columbus (4-4-3) in the eighth minute, tapping home
David Accam halved the lead just 3 minutes later, heading in a cross from short range by
Quincey Amarikwa had a golden opportunity for the equalizer in the 81st minute, but his right-footed effort from the center of the box off a cross from Accam sailed over the crossbar.