Florent Sinama-Pongolle scored in the first minute of stoppage time to help Chicago beat the Houston Dynamo 2-1 on Friday night to end the Fire's eight-game winless streak.
Dominic Dwyer headed in his 21st goal of the season to help Kansas City clinch a playoff spot and beat the Chicago Fire 2-0 on a rainy Friday night.
The Fire recorded their 18th draw of the season on Sunday and found themselves on the outside of the playoff picture as they couldn't record a win against the Impact.
4mAt Soldier Field on Tuesday night, Mexico's eight-match winning streak ended thanks to a goal from Bosnia-Herzegovina's Izet Hajrovic to give Bosnia a 1-0 win.
4mThe Fire and Galaxy were scoreless in the first half but each added a goal, including one from Landon Donovan, as the two teams played to a 1-1 draw Sunday at Toyota Park.
5mThe Fire couldn't close the month of May with a third straight victory, dropping Saturday's contest against the Crew, 2-0, in Columbus. Federico Higuaín had a pair of assists for the Crew.
5mMike Magee converted two penalty kicks in a 10-minute span of the first half and the Chicago Fire beat Sporting Kansas City 2-1 on Sunday.
5mThe Chicago Fire finally pulled out a victory Saturday night, using a barrage of goals to take down the New York Red Bulls in New Jersey.
5mThe Fire held a late lead in their Saturday-night match with Real Salt Lake, but they yielded two goals in the final minutes and fell, 3-2, in Bridgeview.
6mNew England's Bobby Shuttleworth stopped Juan Luis Anangono's penalty kick in the first minute of stoppage time Saturday to preserve a 1-1 draw with the Chicago Fire.