The Chicago Fire were behind early in the game, but they were able to battle back to overcome a two-goal deficit to earn a vital 2-2 draw against Columbus Crew SC on Friday night.
The Chicago Fire (3-5-1, 10 points) are in pursuit of three valuable away points against Columbus Crew SC (4-4-2, 14 points) at MAPFRE Stadium Friday night.
In search of a fifth Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup trophy, the Chicago Fire learned Thursday that it will host the winner of a third-round match between Louisville City FC and Indy Eleven.
2mWith two ties in as many games at the Simple Invitational, the Fire will wrap up preseason with a Saturday fixture against Vancouver Whitecaps FC.
2mIn their second game in the Simple Invitational and first against MLS opposition this preseason, the Fire carved out another draw, this time at the hands of Caleb Porter's Portland Timbers.
2mThe Fire earned a 0-0 tie with Stabaek IF on Sunday, but must quickly switch gears and turn their eyes to a Wednesday night fixture against Simple Invitational hosts Portland Timbers.
3mThe Chicago Fire emerged with a 0-0 tie against Stabaek IF in the first match of the 2015 Simple Invitational in Portland, recording a third consecutive clean sheet in as many outings.
3mAhead of the Fire's first game of the 2015 Simple Invitational in Portland, a preview of their first opponent: Stabaek.
3mAs Mike Magee makes strides toward a full recovery from hip surgery, the Fire forward talked about his anticipation for the start of the 2015 MLS season at media day on Wednesday.
3mWith the start of Major League Soccer season just weeks away, one Las Vegas oddsmaker has already revealed a list of MLS Cup odds for 2015.