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.
2mA trip to the Northwest to face the Sounders proved to be a daunting task for the Fire as they dropped their game 6-0 to Seattle.
2mA goal from reigning MLS MVP Mike Magee put the Chicago Fire back in the win column for the first time in five games Sunday with a 1-0 victory over the New York Red Bulls at Toyota Park.
2mAs the Fire continue their quest to try and bring USMNT star Jermaine Jones to Chicago, they're getting some help from a famous fan. Lupe Fiasco made his recruiting pitch Tuesday on Twitter.
2mThe site of the U.S. Open Cup final will be determined by a coin flip Monday night in Portland. The Fire will compete in one of the tournament's semifinal matches later this month.
2mCould the Chicago Fire make a move to lock up one of the stars from the United States soccer team? Check out the latest about Jermaine Jones' transfer situation.
2mThe Fire can't seem to stop playing to draws. Saturday saw the latest, as the Fire and Columbus Crew tied, 1-1, at Toyota Park. It's the Fire's 13th tie of the season.
2mThe Big House will host a different kind of football on Saturday, and because it's the Big House, attendance records will likely be shattered in the matchup between Real Madrid and Manchester United.