Monday's announcement of the sign-and-trade deal with the Montreal Impact helped the Fire accommodate Gilberto as a designated player on the club roster. As the Fire await his arrival, Frank Yallop admits more is in the works in the summer window...
The Fire have acquired Brazilian forward Gilberto off waivers from Toronto FC and completed a sign-and-trade deal with the Montreal Impact, acquiring allocation money in exchange for Didier Drogba, the club confirmed Monday afternoon.
Chicago Fire midfielder Harry Shipp was one of 22 players selected for the 2015 Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game, the league announced Monday.
2wBehind two subpar performances to open the CONCACAF Gold Cup group play, the U.S. men's national team overcame a poor first half and battled back to draw Panama, 1-1, on a sweltering Monday night at Sporting Park.
2wJason Johnson produced his second stoppage-time goal for the Fire Saturday night, which gave the Men in Red their first-ever victory over Seattle Sounders FC. On Monday, it was selected as one of five finalists for AT&T MLS Goal of the Week.
2wFollowing slender victories against Honduras and Haiti, Jurgen Klinsmann's U.S. national team concludes Group A play as a re-match of the 2013 Gold Cup final takes place against regional foes Panama on Monday night.
2wThe Fire announced on Monday that Romanian midfielder Razvan Cocis has received his U.S. green card, per a club release.
2wFollowing Patrick Nyarko's instant impact in last week’s confidence-boosting result against the Dynamo, Frank Yallop relied on Jason Johnson to lift the Fire to their first-ever victory over Seattle Sounders FC Saturday night.
2wThe Fire and Seattle Sounders FC waged another physical, cross-conference battle Saturday night at Toyota Park, and Frank Yallop's side left it late, winning 1-0 thanks to Jason Johnson's 94th-minute goal.
2wAs Mike Magee and Patrick Nyarko continue to build on recent performances, Chicago Fire head coach Frank Yallop is excited to finally be able to call on them as the Men in Red approach the second half of the MLS season.