Tag: Boulogne

Q + A: Bakary Soumare

Former Fire defender Bakary Soumare was kind enough to take some time to answer some of your questions. Here are his responses: **First, we miss you and it’s no surprise that you are starting now. What do you miss most about Chicago and your teammates? What are the most fun and most challenging parts of... Read more »

Ask Bakary Soumare

Always stylish former Fire defender Bakary Soumare has graciously agreed to answer some questions from you guys. I’m guessing the 24-year-old Soumare, who transferred from the Fire to French Ligue 1 side Boulogne back in August, will have a good deal to say about his time at Boulogne ([where he has become entrenched in the... Read more »

Fire Practice Report -- 8/27

Hey everyone, here are a few notes from today’s Fire practice at Toyota Park… **Bye-Bye Baky -** As you all know, Bakary Soumare’s transfer to French team Boulogne went through yesterday, putting a close to his Fire career. But what do his former teammates think about the end of the ordeal that was his final... Read more »

It's Finally Official: Soumare transferred to Boulogne

Well after months of rumors and a few days of unofficial reports, [the transfer of the now former Fire Defender Bakary Soumare to Boulogne](http://chicago.fire.mlsnet.com/news/team_news.jsp?ymd=20090826&content_id=6629654&vkey=news_chf&fext=.jsp&team=t100) of the French First Division has finally gone through. Of course, this news is merely a formality at this point — I think we all knew Baky was going to go... Read more »

Soumare to Boulogne

According to [a report from Goal.com](http://goal.com/en-us/news/1110/major-league-soccer/2009/08/22/1455394/report-chicago-fire-defender-bakary-soumare-to-sign-for), Fire defender Bakary Soumare is finally making his long-awaited move to Europe as he will leave Chicago to join Boulogne-Sur-Mer of the French Ligue 1 for a reported fee of 1.5 million Euros ($2.15 million). Though the deal has yet to officially go through, the newly-promoted Boulogne is expecting... Read more »