The Fire announced Tuesday the signing of French striker Florent Sinama-Pongolle. He most recently played with FC Rostov of the Russian Premier League, where he scored two goals in 18 matches.
The Fire announced on Tuesday forward Mike Magee is out for the rest of the season following hip surgery and could miss the start of the 2015 season.
The Fire announced on Friday afternoon that veteran midfielder Logan Pause will retire following the 2014 MLS season.
6mDax McCarty's goal in the 21st minute lifted the New York Red Bulls to a 1-1 tie with the Chicago Fire on Sunday. The deadlock, played in 28 degree temperatures, kept each team winless at 0-1-2 records.
6mMike Magee has missed the Fire's first two games of the year with a hamstring injury, but he is expected to be in the lineup Sunday when they host New York.
6mJeff Larentowicz scored in the 19th minute but Gaston Fernandez had the equalizer in the 79th minute as the Fire and Timbers played to a 1-1 draw in Portland.
6mBobby Burling sent in a corner kick in the 88th minute on Sunday as Chivas USA beat the Fire in Major League Soccer's season opener.
6mThe Chicago Fire will have new home jerseys this season, working with adidas to create a new kit that pays homage to the city of Chicago and some of its most iconic aspects.
7mMike Magee notched a hat trick against the Fire during the opening weekend of the MLS season in 2013, and now the Fire are happy to have him on their side from the get-go.
7mChicago Fire star Mike Magee, the MLS MVP in 2013, is reportedly holding out from camp in an effort to renegotiate his contract.