The Fire re-signed midfielder Patrick Kyarko, the team announced Tuesday, keeping him in Chicago where he's played the previous seven seasons since his first-round drafting in 2008.
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.
3mThe Fire can't seem to stop playing to draws. Saturday saw the latest, as the Fire and Columbus Crew tied, 1-1, at Toyota Park. It's the Fire's 13th tie of the season.
3mThe Big House will host a different kind of football on Saturday, and because it's the Big House, attendance records will likely be shattered in the matchup between Real Madrid and Manchester United.
3mThe Fire picked up their 12th draw of the season after battling to a scoreless tie with the Vancouver Whitecaps at Toyota Park on Wednesday night.
3mTwo of England's more successful clubs rolled through Chicago this weekend and came away impressed with the state of U.S. soccer and the direction in which it's headed.
3mPlaying in what he admitted may have been his last match on home soil, 43-year-old American and Tottenham goalkeeper Brad Friedel thanked fans at Toyota Park for a classy sendoff.
3mHarry Kane's fifth-minute goal was all Premier League side Tottenham needed to get past the Fire, 2-0, in a Saturday night friendly at Toyota Park.
4mThe Chicago Fire endured a forgettable evening in San Jose, suffering a 5-1 loss at the hands of the Quakes.