Archive for June 2019

Fire ousted from USOC

USL side Saint Louis FC defeated the Fire 2-1 in the fourth round of the US Open Cup. The Fire are the first MLS team to be eliminated by a USL team during this year’s tournament. After a flurry of early chances were denied by Saint Louis goalkeeper Tomas Gomez, Austin Martz headed in a... Read more »

Fire v St Louis USOC match preview

What Are They All About? St. Louis FC A clean slate. It’s that time of year again as MLS sides enter the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup in round four. The Chicago Fire will be taking on St. Louis FC at Harlen C. Hunter Stadium this upcoming Tuesday (7:30 CT on ESPN+). The competition will... Read more »

Atlanta beats Fire 2-0

Josef Martinez scored goals in the 13th and 43rd minutes to lead Atlanta United to a 2-0 victory over the Fire. Franco Escobar and Pity Martinez broke down the Fire defense early to find Martinez in empty space for an open look on goal. Martinez scored again when he beat Francisco Calvo near the half-way... Read more »