Posts in category "Chicago Fire"

Watson shows value with versatility

When Matt Watson was traded to Chicago in exchange for an international roster spot from Vancouver few Fire supporters knew who he was. The Englishman, a listed midfielder who made 36 appearances over two seasons for Vancouver, came into Chicago on March 5th, 4 days before the start of the 2014 campaign...

Amarikwa gets a new start under Yallop - Fire trade for Vancouver's Watson

With the introduction of a new coach some players on the Chicago Fire looked for new opportunities to make their mark during the 2014 MLS preseason. One such player is striker Quincy Amarikwa. The 26-year old continued to impress as the Fire closed out preseason play last Saturday night against Chivas Rayadas, scoring a late... Read more »

Joya Ready To Make An Impact / Fire end preseason 7-1-0

When Benji Joya came to the Chicago Fire on loan from Mexican side Santos Laguna, he knew it would be tough to crack a first team side that included the likes of Dilly Duka, Patrick Nyarko, and Chris Rolfe. His pedigree at Santos and hard work in Chicago would pay off though, as the young... Read more »

Fire's 16th Anniversary party

Just a quick reminder that October 8 is the date of the Fire’s 16th anniversary. The club is honoring the day with a celebration to be held at the Toyota Park Stadium Club from 6:30 to 9:30 tonight. The winning design for the third kit contest will be unveiled as part of the festivities.  ... Read more »