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.
2mThe United States seemed on their way to advancing from the Group of Death until Ronaldo found Varela in the 95th minute to force a draw, meaning the U.S. must draw against Germany to advance.
2mDue to copious amounts of rain in the past several days, the U.S. Soccer Federation has moved Chicago's World Cup watch party again, this time to Balbo Drive between Lake Shore and Columbus drives.
2mAfter losing 4-0 to Germany, anything other than a win against the U.S. would take Portugal's qualification for the last 16 out of their hands.
2mThe U.S. plays its next match in the Amazon Rainforest, where teams have complained about brutally hot conditions. The Americans are hoping that conditions aren't worse than they've seen before.
2mAfter an estimated 10,000 fans showed up to watch the U.S.-Ghana World Cup match at Arvey Field, the U.S. Soccer Federation is moving their next one to the home of the Blackhawks' Stanley Cup rally.
3mAs Cristiano Ronaldo continues to face knee issues, questions are surfacing about whether he'll start against the United States.
3mAs the United States prepares for their showdown with Portugal on Sunday, the team may have to go into action without one of their top players.