Pando Ramirez had all the offense his team needed Wednesday as Municipal of Guatemala shut out Major League Soccer's Columbus Crew 2-0 in the fifth round of Group B play in the 2010-11 CONCACAF Champions League tournament at Guatemala City, Guatemala.
Municipal is now in third place in the group standings at 2-1-2 with eight points, putting them one point behind the Crew (3-2-0, nine) for second and two points behind Santos of Mexico (3-1-1,10) for first place. Municipal will be at Santos for the final round of group play October 19.
The Crew is in second place and will travel to Trindad & Tobago to face winless Joe Public FC (0-4-1, one) October 21.
The top two teams in each of four groups will advance to the tournament's knockout phase.