Archive for July 2018

Fire v Union match preview

What Are They All About? Philadelphia Union Below the line again. This past weekend the Chicago Fire lost on the road to Vancouver by a score line of 3-2. Although the Fire controlled 65% of the possession, outshot Vancouver, and completed nearly twice as many passes as their opponent, the best chances of the match... Read more »

Fire drop back below redline in 3-2 loss at Vancouver

A Kei Kamara brace powered the Vancouver Whitecaps to a 3-2 win over the Fire. The visitors controlled possession but Vancouver had most of the quality chances. Nemanja Nikolic scored his eight goal of the season for the Fire to level the match at 1-1 just before the half and Tony Tchani scored a late... Read more »

Fire v Whitecaps match preview

What Are They All About? Vancouver Whitecaps Vindication. This past weekend the Chicago Fire defeated NYCFC 3-2 at Toyota Park in a thrilling contest. Another standout performance from Aleksander Katai was the catalyst for the Fire seemingly punching above their weight to hand Dom Torrent his first ever loss as an MLS coach. The club... Read more »

Katai leads Fire past NYCFC and into sixth place

For the first time all season, the Fire have moved above the red line. Aleksandar Katai scored two goals in what could have been his last appearance with the Fire while Nemanja Nikolic added another. New York City FC controlled possession but without David Villa, they resorted to mostly long, hopeful attempts on goal. NYCFC... Read more »