Archive for May 2018

Fire v Crew match preview

What Are They All About? Columbus Crew Bumpier than Western between Lawrence and Foster. This past Wednesday the Chicago Fire recorded a home win against the Montreal Impact, defeating their Northern neighbors 1-0 on the back of a deflected Kevin Ellis shot. The result continues what has been a season of ups and downs for... Read more »

Fire ride Ellis' heroics to 1-0 win over Impact

Three points were rescued from a match that looked destined to end in a scoreless draw when Kevin Ellis’ 89th minute shot was deflected into the Montreal net. The Fire controlled most of the match but neither team was able to generate much in clear chances until some of the Fire’s youth injected some energy... Read more »

Fire v Impact match gallery

Fire v Impact match gallery
More great work from Sean King.

Fire v Impact match preview

Qui sont-ils? Aperçu du Match Contre Montreal A cut below the rest. This past weekend the Chicago Fire lost at home against Atlanta United. The 2-1 score line was fair on the night and reiterated what many observers had already noted, this Fire side is not very good, but they aren’t that bad, they’re just... Read more »

Atlanta United top Fire 2-1

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The Fire played well enough to challenge Atlanta United but ultimately, the visitor’s ability to counter and convert on mistakes in the attack led to a 2-1 Atlanta victory. Two lapses, in the 53rd and 57th gave Atlanta a 2-0 lead that the Fire couldn’t fight back from this time. The lone goal came from... Read more »

Fire v Atlanta United match preview

What Are They All About? Atlanta United Forward progress. This past weekend the Chicago Fire earned a point on the road against Toronto FC, drawing last year’s champions 2-2 at BMO Field. Although the match was full of controversy as the growing pains associated with the implementation of VAR were on display, the result was... Read more »