Tag: Section 8

Section 8 Donates Over $10K to Charity

I really wanted to post a link to this story on it’s own rather than link it in the comments section of a particular post since I think it really illustrates why the supporter’s culture in soccer is different than the fan culture of the “big four” sports in the US.  The ISA donated over... Read more »

Section 8 - Thirteenth Anniversary Festivities

  Section 8 has three days of activities planned around the Fire’s thirteenth anniversary on October 8 including a pre-game tailgate and a supporter’s match at 3pm.  I’m seriously thinking of dusting off my boots, playing in the game, allowing a last minute goal, and taking a red card in honor of this year’s Fire. ... Read more »

Section 8 on Tour - Philadelphia

The Fire will travel to Philadelphia on September 11 to take on Peter Nowak’s Union.  If you’ve never made a road trip to catch the Fire this might be a good one to make.  Philadelphia’s brand new PPL Park is a beautiful stadium and worth the trip just to check the place out.  The match... Read more »

Meet Peter Nowak

Section 8 and Fire Supporter’s Group Husaria are hosting a night with Fire Legend Peter Nowak at Second Time Around in Chicago.  They’ll be watching that game with the puck at 7 and expect Nowak to arrive at around 8:30.  For more details visit section8chicago.com.

SuperLiga 2010 Schedule & Section 8 on Tour

SuperLiga 2010 MLS and the FMF have announced the dates for this year’s SuperLiga Tournament.  The Fire, Chivas USA, Houston, and New England are the MLS participants.  The four FMF teams will be annouced at the conclusion of their current playoffs.  Matches at Toyota Park will be held on July 14 and July 17 with the... Read more »

Meet & Greet with Krzystof Krol

Here’s your chance to meet Krzystof Krol and challenge him to a foot race……(maybe not). Section 8 Chicago’s Polish supporters group Husaria is hosting a meet and greet with the Fire’s new left back this Wednesday at Retro Cafe in Chicago.  As always more information is available in the events section over at http://www.section8chicago.com/.    Non Fire... Read more »

Section 8 Town Hall Meeting

Section 8 Chicago has announced that they will be hosting a town hall style meeting next Friday before the home opener.  The meeting will be held at the Globe Pub in Chicago at 8 pm and will feature an opportunity for fans to grill the likes of Andrew Hauptman, Dave Greeley, Frank Klopas, and Javier... Read more »