Tag: Playoff Scenarios

Not A Pretty Picture

The Fire don’t return to full training until Wednesday ahead of the weekend re-match with Seattle Sounders.  Seattle, however has a Champion’s League match in Mexico against Monterrey on Wednesday night.  The game is a must win since Chicago is now a full ten points behind Seattle for the eighth and final spot with two... Read more »

Playoffs?...We're Talking About Playoffs?

  If the MLS playoffs were to begin today the Fire would left on the outside looking in.  Fortunately, the Fire have more than a third of their schedule remaining and some time to make up ground.  Dropped points on late goals in two consecutive road matches don’t make the current table any easier to... Read more »

MLS Playoff Scenario Update

With two playoff spots remaining and six teams in the hunt, things could get a little dicey in MLS this weekend. Colorado (40 points) is the only team that controls its own destiny and if they get a win at Real Salt Lake tonight (9 p.m. on FSC) they will clinch the 3rd or 4th... Read more »

The Race for the Final Three Playoff Spots

With the expansion Seattle Sounders booking their ticket to the MLS Cup playoffs over the weekend, only three spots remain in the postseason bracket. If the current standings hold up, the Fire (who currently holds the second seed in the Eastern Conference), Colorado and Toronto would qualify for the postseason. However, a lot could change... Read more »