Archive for May 2017

Fire v Galaxy match preview

What Are They All About? LA Galaxy The speculative road form, in terms of results continues. This past weekend the Chicago Fire fell 2-1 against the New York Red Bulls in New Jersey. The match saw the sides split possession but Chicago created more scoring opportunities, putting twice as many shots on target as the... Read more »

Looking back at the Fire's last big signing in 2007, Cuauhtemoc Blanco

Looking back at the Fire's last big signing in 2007, Cuauhtemoc Blanco
A few weeks ago I wrote a piece over at theAthletic.com about Bastian Schweinsteiger’s arrival and how it compared to the Fire’s last big name signing in 2007. I spoke to the Fire’s General Manager at the time, John Guppy about the buzz and excitement created by Cuauhtemoc Blanco’s arrival and how a short-notice announcement... Read more »