| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:38 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Kevin Dowd, The Sports Xchange
Sounders 6, Fire 0
TUKWILA, Wash. -- Andy Rose hadn't scored all year. The midfielder got No. 1 near the end of the first half Wednesday, a header off a Seattle Sounders corner kick. No. 2 came about...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:41 PM
TUKWILA, Wash. -- Andy Rose hadn't scored all year. The midfielder got No. 1 near the end of the first half Wednesday, a header off a Seattle Sounders corner kick. No. 2 came about 20 minutes later, on another easy header toward the far post.
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:49 PM
The Fire know they have their hands full as they meet MLS rival Seattle in Wednesday's U.S. Open Cup semifinals.
It'll be the Fire's second straight and 10th overall semifinal appearance in the 100-year-old tournament. The Fire fell 2-0 last year at...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Orlando City announced it has signed former Chicago Fire forward Giuseppe Gentile for the remainder of the 2014 USL season.
Gentile scored 27 goals in 67 matches with UNC-Charlotte and was signed by the Fire on Jan. 24. He scored two goals in three...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:28 AM
The Chicago Fire appeared to come up empty-handed as the clock struck midnight Thursday to close the summer transfer window.
“Nothing to report on my end at the present,” a Fire spokesman said in response to an email sent early Thursday.
| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:17 PM
It’s nice to feel wanted. And it’s even nicer when one of the people who wants you is a Grammy-winning rapper.
The Fire received a helping hand from Chicago’s own Lupe Fiasco as it waits for U.S. men’s national team star Jermaine...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Coach Frank Yallop made his case to U.S. national team star Jermaine Jones, but if the Fire can't sign him, they do have other targets.
Opening questions at Saturday's postgame news conference following a 1-1 tie with Columbus skipped game analysis...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The Fire return from their World Cup break looking up from the bottom.
So there's no time like the present to start winning as the Fire (2-4-8, 14 points) resume Major League Soccer play at home Wednesday against Toronto FC.
The Fire share the MLS...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 11:36 PM
The UC Irvine men's soccer program has signed seven recruits for the 2014 season.
Eddie Molina, a transfer from Foothill Community College by way of Menlo Atherton High, scored 13 goals last season at Foothill, after earning CIF Central Coast Section...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Sporting Kansas City and the Chicago Fire settled for a 1-1 draw in front of a sell-out crowd on a steamy Sunday afternoon at Sporting Park.
Sporting KC dominated every statistical category except the one that mattered most....
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:58 PM
Another game, another tie for the Fire.
Wednesday night's 0-0 deadlock with Vancouver was an MLS-leading 12th for the Fire, now four short of the all-time record they share with the Red Bulls from 2011.
But postgame talk couldn't overshadow the...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Fire officials say they are active in pursuing international talent during MLS' summer transfer window — even a potential designated player who could help lift a team struggling with a 2-4-10 record.
"We have some possible targets we've been...