Posts in category "Wilman Conde"
The MLS playoffs are set to begin this week without the local team but there are plenty of Fire related stories to follow on the way to MLS Cup in Toronto on November 23. A closer look at each first round match up provides more than a few reasons to watch. MLSsoccer.com’s Sam Stejskal and... Read more »
Sam Stejskal has an update on the contract negotiations between Wilman Conde and the club. The Fire have made what agent Diego Gutierrez called an “interesting” offer. The decision on whether to stay with the Fire or pursue possible offers in Argentian, Spain, France, or Mexico is up to Conde.
According to Nick Firchau at mlssoccer, the Fire’s negotiations on a contract extension with Wilman Conde have hit a standstill. Click here to read the entry. Conde’s contract expires after this season but the Fire have been working towards an extension since January. If the report is true, Conde has imposed a June 1 deadline... Read more »
Here are a few updates to close out your week with… Fire interview Fraser According to Steve Goff, the Fire had an interview with Real Salt Lake assistant Robin Fraser this past week. Fraser, who will turn 43 in a week, played 10 years in MLS, winning the defender of the year award in... Read more »
MLS [announced it’s 2009 Best XI today](http://web.mlsnet.com/news/mls_news.jsp?ymd=20091116&content_id=7672578&vkey=pr_mls&fext=.jsp) and one Fire player, defender Wilman Conde, made the list. It’s the first time on the Best XI for the 27-year-old Conde, who made the list despite missing 11 regular season games due to injury. The honor caps a solid season for Conde, who was a rock in... Read more »
Lost in the shuffle of the Fire’s thrilling Eastern Conference Semifinals victory was the fact that the team announced the 2009 awards on Friday night. Wilman Conde, Brian McBride and Logan Pause were the recipients of the honors, which included Team MVP, Team Golden Boot Winner, Team Defender of the Year and U.S. Soccer Foundation/MLS... Read more »
Here are a few notes from today’s high-intensity Fire training session… **McBride Back in Action -** Injured forward Brian McBride (torn labrum) was back on the training field today, participating in his first “full go” practice since having surgery in mid-July. McBride, who isn’t listed on the Fire’s injury report this week, looked good in... Read more »
Congratulations to Fire Center Back Wilman Conde who was named to the MLS All Star team First XI today. Click here for a rundown of the rest of the MLS First XI. Although inclusion in the First XI doesn’t necessarily mean that Conde will start the game, it is still a big honor for Conde... Read more »