Posts in category "Chicago Fire"

Fire to United, MLS to EPL: English to English Translation

With team USA women’s soccer captivating conversation in this country this past week, you may or may not have heard yet another argument for this being the springboard to Americans finally embracing soccer. You’ve heard of these activating events before, yes? This is not a post to debate whether the extremely photogenic Hope Solo and... Read more »

Chicago Fire take on Manchester United at Soldier Field: Stats and Preview

Our hometown Chicago Fire will take some time off from MLS play to participate in the World Football Challenge versus 19-time English Premier League Champion Manchester United at Soldier Field on Saturday, July 23 at 4:00 p.m. CT live on ESPN2/ESPN Deportes. The Fire, playing in their third match in seven days, will take on... Read more »

Chicago Fire Announce Home Opener: Will Open 2 New Stadiums on Road

The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today that the Fire will host Opening Day at TOYOTA PARK against Sporting Kansas City on Saturday, March 26 at 3:00 PM CT. For the first time in club history, the Fire will host a home match in Chicago in the month of March when they welcome the Kansas... Read more »

Chicago Fire send McBride, Brown off in Style with Win

It was an extremely disappointing season for the Chicago Fire, but at least they closed it out with a 4-1 win over Chivas USA. With the win the Fire end the 2010 MLS campaign at 9-12-9, with 36 points, good for fourth place in the Eastern Conference. The Fire will miss the postseason for just... Read more »