Tag: Dominic Oduro

Oduro for Duka/Rogers and Johnson gets USMNT call

Now that the Dominic Oduro for Dilly Duka (and Robbie Rogers) deal has been made official we can take a look at what the acquisitions mean for the Fire’s roster and depth chart heading into the 2013 season. Duka is likely to get a good shot at earning first eleven minutes on the left side... Read more »

Oduro for Duka....done deal

Gotta love social media…. After SBI reported earlier tonight that a Dilly Duka for Dominic Oduro deal had been struck both players confirmed via their twitter accounts that they were indeed on the move. The Fire have acquired midfielder Dilly Duka from Columbus in exchange for 2011 leading scorer Dominic Oduro. Details of the trade... Read more »

Final 2011 training day notes

Chicago Fire held their final first team training session of the 2011 season this morning officially bringing an end to a year of ups and downs that culminated in narrowly missing the playoffs for just the third time in team history. After training, head coach Frank Klopas took a few minutes to talk to reporters... Read more »

Tuesday News and Notes

ML$ News The last few days have yielded some interesting news on the MLS financial front.  Firstly Sports Business Journal reported on a possible transaction between MLS and Providence Equity Partners.  The deal would involve Providence purchasing a 25% stake in Soccer United Marketing (SUM) from MLS for a cool $125-$150 million.  SUM is the... Read more »

Calen Carr traded to Houston

According to this Houston Chronicle report, Calen Carr has been traded to the Houston Dynamo for forward Dominic Oduro.  Oduro was the object fans wraith in Houston this weekend after missing a sitter against Philadelphia.