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Crew cruise to shutout of short-handed Fire Video

Associated Press | September, 21 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Dominic Oduro gave Columbus the early lead, Federico Higuain converted a penalty kick to in the second half and the Crew cruised to a 3-0 victory over the short-handed Chicago Fire on Saturday night. Oduro took a ball from Jairo ...

Alex scores in 86th to lift Fire past Revolution Video

Associated Press | September, 14 2013

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. -- Alex scored the tiebreaking goal in the 86th minute, Sean Johnson made four saves, and the Chicago Fire beat the New England Revolution 3-2 on Saturday night. Three minutes after entering the game, Alex corralled a clearing pas...

Earnshaw tally gives Toronto tie with Chicago Video

Associated Press | September, 11 2013

TORONTO -- Robert Earnshaw scored midway through the first half to lift Toronto FC to a 1-1 draw with the Chicago Fire on Wednesday night. Dilly Duka put the Fire (10-11-6) ahead in the 20th minute with a looping ball that skipped over Mike Ma...

Agudelo's wonder goal helps Revs beat Fire Video

Associated Press | August, 17 2013

Juan Agudelo returned to the lineup for the Revolution after a two-month injury absence and scored a dazzling goal in the 54th minute to lead New England to a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Fire on Saturday night. Kelyn Rowe banged in a rebound of ...

Fire crawl back to .500 by fighting off Impact Video

Associated Press | August, 10 2013

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. -- Joel Lindpere and Dilly Duka scored first-half goals and the Chicago Fire held on for a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Impact on Saturday night. The win was the Fire's second straight and improved them to .500 this season (9-9-...

D.C. United beat Fire, make U.S. Open Cup final

Associated Press | August, 7 2013

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. -- Goals by Dwayne De Rosario and Nick DeLeon led underdog D.C. United to a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Fire in a U.S. Open Cup semifinal match Wednesday night. United, with the worst record in Major League Soccer, scored its fo...

Fire beat Union on Magee's MLS-best 14th goal Video

Associated Press | August, 3 2013

CHESTER, Pa. -- Mike Magee scored his league-leading 14th goal in the 75th minute to lift the Chicago Fire over the Philadelphia Union 2-1 on Saturday. Magee scored a goal in his third straight game and has eight goals in 10 games since coming to ...

Carlisle: Fire will rely on Pappa for creative spark

Jeff Carlisle, Special to ESPNsoccernet | February, 28 2010

With the departure of Cuauhtemoc Blanco, the Chicago Fire will look to young stars like Marco Pappa to provide offensive punch, writes Jeff Carlisle.

Carlisle: 2009 MLS semifinals second leg preview

Jeff Carlisle | October, 28 2009

With a fully rested Guillermo Barros Schelotto, the Crew look to overturn their first-leg deficit to RSL, writes Jeff Carlisle.

Galarcep: For Chicago, the time is now

Ives Galarcep, ESPNsoccernet | August, 28 2009

In Major League Soccer, talent stockpiles are fleeting and dynasties are destined to crumble. Which is why there's no time like the present for Chicago to make a run at its first title since its inaugural season, writes Ives Galarcep.

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