Chicago Fire head coach and director of soccer Frank Yallop issued a statement on Sunday regarding the New England Revolution's acquisition of Jermaine Jones.
Despite scoring an own goal, the Fire overcame that Saturday to draw with Toronto FC. The Fire got a late goal from Quincy Amarikwa to tie things up, leading to their 14th draw of the year
According to a report from Goal USA, USMNT midfielder Jermaine Jones has a agreed to a contract to join the Fire, but talks have hit a snag because MLS won't guarantee he will be allocated to the Fire.
4yThierry Henry, two time runner-up for FIFA Player of the Year, is leaving his home in France for the big lights of the big city in New York to play for the Red Bulls
4yThe Fire fell behind early after Robbie Findley scored on a penalty kick in the 38th minute and couldn't recover as they fell 1-0 to Real Salt Lake.
4yLamar Neagle, Mike Zaher and Ian Fuller scored in the shootout to give the Charleston Battery a 1-0 victory over the Chicago Fire in the third round of the U.S. Open Cup.
4yMarco Poppa's first-half goal helped extend the Chicago Fire's MLS unbeaten streak to five matches with a 1-0 victory over the New England Revolution in Foxborough.
4yClement Chantone scored the game's only goal to send Paris Saint-Germain to a 1-0 win over the Fire in the inaugural Chicago Sister Cities International Cup.
4yFor Baggio Husidic and Peter Lowry, this season has given them the opportunity for more playing time and both of the young midfielders have found success on the field.
4yThe Fire were unable to extend their two-game winning streak, failing to hold onto a second half lead in a 1-1 draw against Chivas USA at Toyota Park. The match saw both teams with chances to win in the second half, but ended with a point for each.