Florent Sinama-Pongolle scored in the first minute of stoppage time to help Chicago beat the Houston Dynamo 2-1 on Friday night to end the Fire's eight-game winless streak.
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.
8mAs part of the 2014 Guinness International Champions Cup, Liverpool FC will face Olympiacos at Soldier Field on July 27. That'll come one day after the Chicago Fire host Tottenham Hotspur.
8m2013 MLS MVP Mike Magee was named the Fire of the Year at Monday's CSN Sports Awards. Magee scored 21 goals in 32 games for Chicago last year, which almost made the playoffs after a late-season surge.
8mThe Fire have acquired midfielder Benji Joya on a one-year loan from Club Santos Laguna of Liga MX as a result of a weighted lottery.
9mThe Chicago Fire have added Clint Mathis to the team as an assistant coach. Mathis becomes the only former offensive player to join head coach Frank Yallop's technical staff.
9mThe Fire re-signed veteran midfielder Logan Pause on Friday. Terms and his contract we're not disclosed.
9mThe Chicago Fire selected UC-Irvine defender Marco Franco with the No. 13 pick in the 2014 SuperDraft on Thursday.
9mThe Fire announced on Wednesday the club has traded Jalil Anibaba and the 8th overall pick to the Seattle Sounders for defenders Jhon Kennedy Hurtado and Patrick Ianni along with the 13th overall selection.