Archive for April 2015

NASL looking to expand in Chicago - new ownership group has expressed interest

NASL looking to expand in Chicago - new ownership group has expressed interest
NASL commissioner Bill Peterson opened the door to speculation about a NASL franchise coming to Chicago during recent interviews by acknowledging that Chicago is a market that the league is interested in. Fire Confidential has confirmed that the NASL has indeed been in discussions with a group interested in fielding a team here. When reached... Read more »

Monday notes - Johnson's Fire future, Shipp's US future, and more

Monday notes - Johnson's Fire future, Shipp's US future, and more
Thanks to consecutive wins the Fire are looking upwards with an off week and eleven days to prepare for their next match in Montreal. Frank Yallop is using the time to continue working on getting everyone on the same page now that he has most of the pieces fit and available. “We’d love to play... Read more »

Fire 3 Toronto FC 2 - recap and ratings

Fire 3 Toronto FC 2 - recap and ratings
This was the type of attack that Frank Yallop likely envisioned this offseason while piecing together a rebuilt side. The Fire were dangerous from start to finish of this match, scored three goals and probably should have scored more. The return of Shaun Maloney and David Accam together provided the spark that had been missing... Read more »
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Fire v Toronto FC match preview

The Fire are looking for win number two on the season and Martin Tomszak is back with another match preview. Can You Please Tell Us What They’re All Aboot, eh? TFC Preview After grabbing their first win of the season on Sunday against Philadelphia, the Chicago Fire welcome Toronto FC to Toyota Park on Saturday.... Read more »