Chicago Fire

DC United 2, Chicago Fire 1 | 2018 MLS Match Recap

The Chicago Fire did their level best to play the spoiler role, but Wayne Rooney and D.C. United would not be denied. Rooney scored twice to spearhead a second-half United comeback and bank a narrow 2-1 win over the Fire at an unseasonably hot Audi Field on Sunday afternoon, canceling out a fine Raheem Edwards […]

Zach Thornton traded to Chivas USA

According to Soccer By Ives, New York Red Bulls have traded backup goalkeeper Zach Thornton to Chivas USA for future considerations. Thornton didn’t make a league appearance for New York, although he did start in the exhibition match against Chivas. The move should give Chivas USA an experienced goalkeeper option after Brad Guzan’s transfer officially went […]

Brian McBride Done Deal

Commissioner Don Garber revealed that MLS has reached an agreement with Brian McBride, during Thursday nights All Star game. The details will be announced tomorrow afternoon by MLS. The deal took longer than expected because Toronto FC had the first claim to McBride’s rights and negotiations with Chicago Fire, who McBride wants to join, had […]

Calen Carr Out For Season

According to The Red Card, Chicago Fire forward Calen Carr will miss the remainder of the season with an ACL injury suffered during the D.C. United game on Tuesday. Carr had started to feature in the Chicago first time just before the injury, after struggling to make the starting lineup. The injury comes at a bad time […]

Bob Bradley Calls Up Thorrington, Barret, Rolfe

It’s been a busy day for United States Men’s National Team manager Bob Bradley, already calling up Danny Szetela, Chris Seitz and Drew Moor. Bradley has also decided to call up Chicago Fire trio John Thorrington, Chad Barret and Chris Rolfe. While Rolfe(6 caps) and Thorrington(1 cap) both have previous national team experience, Barrett will […]

2008 Superliga Schedule Announced

The 2008 Superliga schedule was officially announced Thursday afternoon and is as follows: SuperLiga™ 2008 Schedule*?(All Times Eastern) / * Subject to change Saturday, July 12 D.C. United vs. CD Guadalajara (RFK Stadium – Washington D.C.) 20:00 Houston Dynamo vs. Atlante (Robertson Stadium – Houston, TX) 22:00 Sunday, July 13 NE Revolution vs. Santos (Gillette […]

Brian McBride to Chicago

According to multiple sources out of MLS and England, Brian McBride is in advanced negotiations with the Chicago Fire and may join the team as early as July. The 35 year old Striker is a Illinois native, and has previously played for the Columbus Crew in MLS. McBride has spent the last 4 years at […]

Dominic Cervi on Trial at Celtic

Goalkeeper Dominic Cervi is on trial with Scottish super club Celtic. The 21 year old goalkeeper was drafted by the Chicago Fire, but rejected their contract offer. Cervi has been capped by the United Stats U-23 team during Olympic qualifying and was the 12th overall pick in the 2008 MLS Superdraft.

Lider Marmol signs with Chicago Fire

The 22 year old Paraguayan defensive midfielder has signed with the Chicago Fire after a drawn out negotiation process. Chicago placed a discovery player claim one day before the New York Red Bulls, which mean’t they had first refusal for Marmol if he reached an agreement with MLS. Marmol had been training with the Red […]