Fire close regular season with 5-2 win in Orlando

A 5-2 away win over Orlando City SC closes the season for the Fire at 10-12-12 in eighth place in the Eastern Conference. The Fire have missed the playoffs in three of the last four seasons under Nelson Rodriguez and Veljko Paunovic as the club prepares to announce their move to Soldier Field in the... Read more »

Dax McCarty post game

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Dax McCarty talks about the Fire’s season and being eliminated from the playoffs.

Schweinsteiger talks 2019 and his future

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Bastian Schweinsteiger talks about the disappointment of the 2019 season and the timeline for deciding on his future past this season.

Fire close out Bridgeview with a 2-2 draw

The Fire played what is likely to be their last regular season home game at SeatGeek Stadium in front of 17,748 fans. A 2-2 draw against Toronto FC was entertaining was not enough to keep their postseason hopes alive. The visitors scored first in the 59th minute when Brandt Bronico slipped at midfield creating a... Read more »

Fire v Toronto FC match preview

What Are They All About? Toronto FC Hanging on by a thread. This past weekend the Chicago Fire Soccer Club drew 0-0 against FC Cincinnati in Ohio. The result could have caused irreversible damage to the Fire’s playoff hopes but with a weekend of shocking results in which the Eastern Conference standings remained largely unchanged... Read more »

Fire and FC Cincinnati play to scoreless draw

A 0-0 draw in away to Cincinnati brought the Fire to 38 points on the season with two games remaining. The attack couldn’t find a way to dent a defense that had allowed a league-worst 74 goals. A few close calls for both sides led to a disappointing result for the Fire, who will certainly... Read more »

Fire v FC Cincinnati match preview

What Are They All About? FC Cincinnati Holding on. This past weekend the Chicago Fire Soccer Club kept its slim playoff hopes alive with a 4-0 home victory over FC Dallas. A sublime performance from a squad that has always been capable of such matches saw Joe Mansueto’s sole ownership of the club start off... Read more »

Fire cruise by FC Dallas 4-0

The Fire’s post-Hauptman era has begun with a comfortable 4-0 victory over visiting FC Dallas. They also pulled back to within three points of the seventh spot in the Eastern Conference with three games remaining. CJ Sapong intercepted a horrid back pass attempt in the 7th minute and worked his way around goalkeeper Jesse Gonzalez... Read more »

Fire, Crew draw 1-1

Przemyslaw Frankowski’s 94th minute goal save a point for the Fire in Columbus. With the Fire pushing for an equalizer and clinging to faint playoff hopes, Djordje Mihailovic played a ball on the left side of the box to Aleksandar Katai, who moved in closer before finding Frankowski open on the opposite side for a... Read more »

Fire v Crew match preview

What Are They All About? Columbus Crew  A valiant effort. This past weekend the Chicago Fire Soccer Club lost on the road against the New England Revolution by a score line of 2-1. A highly contested match and a fairly impressive road showing was squandered by a late Chicago mistake as Gustavo Bou pounced on a... Read more »