A 75th minute header from Paulo Nagamura helped Sporting Kansas City edge the Chicago Fire on Sunday, leaving the Men in Red winless on their travels this year. So, what's behind the trend?
The Chicago Fire lost their fourth straight game against a Western Conference opponent, falling 1-0 to Sporting Kansas City at Sporting Park on Sunday.
Now we know why Sean Johnson is so good at stopping opposing players' shots, as the Fire tweeted out this funny video of the Fire goalie using the Force to prevent an incoming goal to celebrate Star Wars Day on May the Fourth.
3wThe 64th meeting between the U.S. and Mexico on Wednesday may be hampered by a narrow player pool selection, but head coach Jurgen Klinsmann is opening the door to players on the periphery.
3wThe Chicago Fire signed Jamaican international and Houston Dynamo forward Jason Johnson in exchange for midfielder Alex, the club announced Monday.
3wU.S. men's national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann released the 22-man roster ahead of the clash with Mexico at the Alamodome in San Antonio on Wednesday.
3wThe Men in Red will face back-to-back bye weeks after Major League Soccer announced Saturday that the April 18 match against the Montreal Impact will be moved to Sept. 23.
4wAfter coming up big for the Fire on Saturday, Shaun Maloney was named the MLS Player of the Week.
1mGoals from Joevin Jones, Shaun Maloney and captain Jeff Larentowicz gave the Fire a 3-2 victory over Toronto FC at Toyota Park on Saturday.
1mFire defender and former Loyola Rambler Eric Gehrig chatted with SportsTalk Live's David Kaplan ahead of the Men in Red's encounter with Toronto FC on Saturday.