Category: Section 8

"You're Not Going To See That At An NBA Game"

There are some talented individuals jumping and singing in sections 116-119 at the Harlem end of Toyota Park. Check out this rough cut of a film produced by Ethan Faure, Marlin Kolev, and Heather Eidson for a documentary production class at Depaul University. Nicely done! Living in the Red: The Chicago Fire Soccer Team Fan... Read more »

Section 8 Donates Over $10K to Charity

I really wanted to post a link to this story on it’s own rather than link it in the comments section of a particular post since I think it really illustrates why the supporter’s culture in soccer is different than the fan culture of the “big four” sports in the US.  The ISA donated over... Read more »

Section 8 on Tour - Philadelphia

The Fire will travel to Philadelphia on September 11 to take on Peter Nowak’s Union.  If you’ve never made a road trip to catch the Fire this might be a good one to make.  Philadelphia’s brand new PPL Park is a beautiful stadium and worth the trip just to check the place out.  The match... Read more »

Meet & Greet with Krzystof Krol

Here’s your chance to meet Krzystof Krol and challenge him to a foot race……(maybe not). Section 8 Chicago’s Polish supporters group Husaria is hosting a meet and greet with the Fire’s new left back this Wednesday at Retro Cafe in Chicago.  As always more information is available in the events section over at    Non Fire... Read more »

Section 8 Town Hall Meeting

Section 8 Chicago has announced that they will be hosting a town hall style meeting next Friday before the home opener.  The meeting will be held at the Globe Pub in Chicago at 8 pm and will feature an opportunity for fans to grill the likes of Andrew Hauptman, Dave Greeley, Frank Klopas, and Javier... Read more »