Tag: Real Salt Lake

Fire prep for important stretch against Eastern Conference opponents

Consecutive streaks have been the norm for the Fire through their first eight matches of the season. The team dropped their first three games to Western opponents to start the season, before winning three straight against Eastern opponents, only to drop their last two, again at the hand of Western Conference teams. After compiling a... Read more »

Magee joins Fire training plus RSL ratings

Mike Magee joined his new teammates at the Toyota Park practice field this morning and participated in his first training session as a member of the Chicago Fire. As a Chicago native, Magee is looking forward to playing in front of friends and family and noted that he helped move the trade with Los Angeles... Read more »

Fire v Real Salt Lake match preview

This year’s version of Real Salt Lake may not be as complete or as dangerous as they have been in seasons past but they’ve still played well enough to land themselves in second place in the West. Jason Kreis has dealt with several big personnel losses during the offseason and a few key injuries to... Read more »

Fire 0 Real Salt Lake 0 - Recap and Ratings

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On a night that featured CJ Brown’s Ring of Fire induction officially cementing him into a place of permanent honor among the club’s all-time best, the Fire and Real Salt Lake played to a fairly uneventful 0-0 draw.  After a decent showing in the first half by the home side, RSL clamped down and slowed... Read more »

Fire v Real Salt Lake Match Day

Starting Line Ups Fire GK Johnson D Gargan, Friedrich, Berry, Segares M Pause, Pardo, Pause, Grazzini F Nyarko, Oduro Bench: Tornaghi, Anibaba, Jumper, Paladini, Robayo, Barouch, Puppo RSL GK Reynish D Beltran, Olave, Schuler, Wingert M Grabavoy, Morales, Beckerman, Steele F Saborio, Paulo Jr. Bench: Fernandez, Borchers, Tanaka, Alvarez, Gil, Velasquez, Bonfigli  

Fire v Real Salt Lake match preview plus Brown ROF, Rolfe update, and Pappa in form

The Fire will play two of the best teams in MLS over the next 4 days at Toyota Park.  After a last minute road victory against Chivas USA on Friday night the club will face a stiffer test which should provide a bit more insight on how good the current version of the Chicago Fire... Read more »

Reserves Win Final Match On Gulley Goal

The Fire Reserves finished the season atop the Central/Mountain Division with a 7-2-1 record after a 1-0 victory over the Real Salt Lake Reserves today.  The lone goal was scored by Homegrown forward Kellen Gulley in the 75th minute.  Gulley came into the match for an injured Cristian Nazirit in the 49th minute. Line Ups... Read more »

Fire 3 Real Salt Lake 0 - Recap and Ratings

Well that was unexpected. The Fire now have an opportunity to turn what seemed like a complete loss of a 2011 season just a few short weeks ago into a memorable campaign.  A huge win in Real Salt Lake and the return of Marco Pappa’s scoring touch has re-ignited playoff hopes ahead of next Tuesday’s... Read more »

Fire v Real Salt Lake Match Day

Starting Line Ups Fire GK Johnson D Gargan, Mikulic, Gibbs, Segares M Pause, Paladini, Pardo, Pappa F Nyarko, Oduro Bench: Conway, Anibaba, Videira, Bone, Husidic, Chaves, Barouch RSL GK Rimando D Russell, Olave, Borchers, Wingert M Williams, Beckerman, Gil, Johnson F Espindola, Saborio Bench: Melia, Alvarez, Paulo Jr., Grabavoy, Morales, Schuler, Warner

Fire v Real Salt Lake Match Preview

In a match that falls in the middle of a very busy stretch for both teams this game itself may not be the main focus of attention for either club.  With an eye towards resting his first team amid a run of six games in nineteen days, Jason Kreis fielded a side made up of... Read more »