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The Fire announced on Friday that they have re-signed veteran midfielder Logan Pause.


For now, at least, Sunday’s battle between the Fire and New York Red Bulls is the most important match of the weekend in Major League Soccer.


Two points out of the playoffs with three matches to go.


The Fire is back in playoff position in Major League Soccer’s Eastern Conference. That’s a big positive, though the club’s playoff status might last barely 24 hours.


Newly-signed Ecuadoran striker Juan Luis Anangono is likely to make his debut for the Fire in Saturday’s critical road match against the Philadelphia Union.