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Fire acquire former Arsenal midfielder Ljungberg
The Fire have signed former Arsenal and Swedish international midfielder Freddie Ljungberg . A founding member of the Seattle Sounders, he's played in two World Cups.
Sports Ajenda: Ljungberg set for Fire debut
Freddie Ljungberg , the Fire's newest designated player, will make his Toyota Park debut against the New York Red Bulls on Sunday and he and the Fire are ready for the challenge.
Fire hope Ljungberg leads way to the playoffs
After taking part in his first practice with the Fire on Wednesday, Freddie Ljungberg 's new teammates can't hide their excitement about adding the Swedish midfielder.
Fire, Red Bulls end match in scoreless draw
International stars Freddie Ljungberg and Thierry Henry squared off as the Fire welcomed the New York Red Bulls to Toyota Park on Sunday, but neither team scored in a 0-0 draw.
Ljungberg excited after Fire drop Revolution
Fire midfielder Freddie Ljungberg talks about the Fire's big win over the New England Revolution Wednesday night and whether or not the team can make the MLS playoffs on Chicago Tribune Live.
Pardo announces his retirement
joined international stars of the past like Peter Nowak, Hristo Stoitchkov, Cuauhtemoc Blanco, Brian McBride, Freddie Ljungberg and Arne Friedrich in wearing the Fire jersey and made great contributions to the team. Fire owner Andrew Hauptman
How will Klopas work Fire's rebuilt roster?
A team can disregard the salary cap in bringing these types in, and they dont always work out. The Fires use of Freddie Ljungberg and Nery Castillo in the disastrous 2010 season was a prime example. The Fire is hoping for better things from Sherjill
Fire trigger option on Grazzini
is not expecting "major changes" and is leery about bringing in established stars after the bad experiences with Freddie Ljungberg and Nery Castillo two seasons ago. Both were brought in as Designated Players, which allows MLS teams to sign international
LIVE: Fire taking on FC Dallas in season opener
the Fire will have to make up for some key losses. Forward Brian McBride and defender C.J. Brown both retired. Freddie Ljungberg headed off to play for perennial Scottish Premier League power Celtic and Mexican forward Nery Castillo is with Aris
Fitting finale: Fire win, McBride scores in final match
Oct. 24, 2010 12:22 AM Associated Press CARSON, Calif. (AP) - Brian McBride scored in his final game and Freddie Ljungberg added a goal and an assist to lead the Chicago Fire to a 4-1 victory over Chivas USA on Saturday night. Calen