Tag: Player Evaluations

Fire vs. Rapids: Player Evaluations

Before I get to the player evaluations from the Fire’s 2-1 win over the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night, I thought I’d share a highlight video of the match for those who are interested. It’s always good to relive a Fire win and seeing those goals again should bring a smile to your face on... Read more »

Fire vs. Tigres: Player Evaluations

As I’m sure all of you now know, the Fire’s modest two-game winning streak came to an end Saturday night when they fell to Mexican team Tigres UANL by a score of 2-1. The Fire were still able to advance to SuperLiga’s semifinals (courtesy of Chivas USA, who tied with San Luis on Saturday) where... Read more »

Fire vs Chivas USA: Player Evaluations

As most of you know, the Fire was able to continue their winning ways in SuperLiga on Tuesday night, defeating Chivas USA 1-0. The Fire’s lineup was chock full of normal reserves and youngsters and for the most part, they impressed. So without any further ado, here is the latest installment of the Fire player... Read more »

Fire vs. San Luis: Player Evaluations

Hey all, hope everybody enjoyed their Father’s Day (the U.S. team made that a little easier…wow). Here is the latest edition of the Fire player evaluations (and, if you are interested, [here is a link to the ratings scale](http://www.chicagonow.com/blogs/chicago-fire-confidential/2009/06/fire-vs-dynamo-player-ratings.html)). **Starters:** GK – Jon Busch – 8 Busch played a very nice game. He made several... Read more »

Fire 1 -- DC 2: Player evaluations

As I’m sure a lot of you already know, the Fire lost their third match in a row last night, falling to D.C. United by a score of 2-1. With the loss the Fire also gave up control of first place, relinquishing the top spot in the East to D.C., who are now one point... Read more »

Fire vs. FCD: Player Evaluations (with a little more analysis too...)

As I’m sure all of you already know, the Chicago Fire were dismantled by FC Dallas yesterday, losing to the 7th place Western Conference side 3-0.   The result came as a big time disappointment for the Fire, who were undefeated on the season and were coming off of Thursday night’s 3-2 comeback victory over... Read more »