Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o of the Premier League is expected to make the move to Major League Soccer soon and the Chicago Fire could be the destination for the veteran player.
Major League Soccer announced that Chicago Fire forward Mike Magee was named the league's Most Valuable Player. Magee will be presented with the award on Thursday afternoon.
2mAfter recording a five-match winning streak, the Fire was shut out by the Columbus Crew as the race to the playoffs continues.
2mAs the Fire head into Saturday's match, they will be going head-to-head against the Columbus Crew as both teams fight for an Eastern Conference playoff spot.
2mAlex scored the tiebreaking goal in the 86th minute, Sean Johnson made four saves, and the Chicago Fire beat the New England Revolution 3-2 on Saturday night.
2mThe Chicago Fire had a chance to improve its playoff chances during a recent three-game stretch, but came away with only two of a possible nine points, which could leave them on the outside looking in.
3mThe United States clinched its seventh straight World Cup berth after defeating Mexico, 2-0, on Tuesday night. Eddie Johnson and Landon Donovan both scored for the United States.
3mThe Fire still has a chance to make the postseason, but after allowing an own goal in the 89th minute against Seattle in a 2-1 loss, the road is getting tougher for Frank Klopas' group.
3mBoth the Fire and Sounders will be down two players in Saturday night's contest in Seattle. The Fire look to take advantage of key missing Sounders players Eddie Johnson and Clint Dempsey.