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.
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.
7mBobby 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.
7mThe 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.
8mChicago Fire star Mike Magee, the MLS MVP in 2013, is reportedly holding out from camp in an effort to renegotiate his contract.
8mBob Bradley, the first Fire head coach, and Brian McBride, a U.S. soccer legend who spent two and a half seasons with the Fire, will be inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame this year.
8mThe Fire parted ways with 2012 MLS Rookie of the Year Austin Berry and Uruguayan forward Federico Puppo Monday in an effort to get under the league's salary cap.
8mAs part of the 2014 Guinness International Champions Cup, Liverpool FC will face Olympiacos at Soldier Field on July 27. That'll come one day after the Chicago Fire host Tottenham Hotspur.