Tag: Tom Soehn

Updating the head coaching search

Yesterday, Ridge Mahoney of Soccer America came out with a report that stated — amongst other things — that the Fire’s head coaching search is nearing its end. Citing a source within the Fire organization, [the report stated that the search is down to two former Fire players: ex-D.C. head coach Tom Soehn and current... Read more »

Vasquez hired as Chivas USA Head Coach

Chivas USA became the second of five teams to fill their hole at head coach yesterday, [when they hired former Chivas USA, L.A. Galaxy and Bayern Munich Assistant Martin Vasquez to lead the squad](http://www.socceramerica.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=Articles.showArticleHomePage&art_aid=35603). Vasquez (who is on the far right in the adjacent photo) replaces former Chivas USA and current Toronto FC Head Coach... Read more »

Fire to hold Open Tryouts December 8-9, Messi wins Ballon d'Or and more

The Fire has announced that they will hold their second annual open tryout for the team this year. Registration for the tryouts, which will take place on December 8-9 at the The MAX Indoor Soccer Center in McCook Ill., closes at 3 p.m. central time this Friday (December 4th). There is a $150 sign up... Read more »

Monday Morning Poll Question: A European Head Coach?

When the Fire decided not to renew the contract of former Head Coach Denis Hamlett last week, thoughts immediately went to where exactly the Fire would get their next head man. The possibilities seemed to be pretty numerous, with several high profile MLS assistants and former/current head coaches coming to mind right off the bat.... Read more »