AVE MARIA, FL. The Fire caught flight to the first phase of preseason training on Sunday with one notable absentee.
The Fires playoff run may be over, but Mondays start of Major League Soccers awards began with two honors given to Chicago.
The Chicago Fire will once again participate in the preseason Carolina Challenge Cup in February, the team said in a statement Tuesday.
The Fire were a good home team until Wednesday night.
And, the Houston Dynamo was a bad road team until Wednesday night.