The Fire begin their quest for their fifth Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup title in franchise history on Wednesday evening.
The Fire announced on Friday that they have re-signed veteran midfielder Logan Pause.
The Fire was one of nine Major League Soccer clubs opting to make no selections in Fridays Stage 2 of the circuits re-entry draft.
The Fires opponent in a Sunday road match has had a rocky season, and the focal point of it was a Chicago legend.
The Fire has made three significant announcements since its 1-0 loss to Englands Aston Villa in Saturday nights international friendly at Toyota Park.