From Comcast SportsNet
The Fire hasnt made a formal announcement yet, but all indications are that veteran German defender Arne Friedrich will be back in the starting 11 for Saturdays home match against the Columbus Crew
The Fire have lost three straight matches across all competitions, and the absence of midfielder Marco Pappa likely was a factor in that disappointing turn of events.
The Major League Soccer All-Star Game has been a work in progress in the past, and that remains the case this year.
This will be a long two weeks off for the Fire.