In its second consecutive fixture against an Eastern Conference opponent, the Chicago Fire snatched a late equalizer to earn a vital 2-2 draw against Columbus Crew SC Friday night.
After hitting their stride in recent weeks with two wins on the bounce, the Chicago Fire will have to find a way to sustain their momentum while facing back-to-back bye weeks.
With the New England Revolution and Montreal Impact playing to a 0-0 draw on Saturday, the result sent the Fire to the bottom of the Eastern Conference, the only team yet to earn a point in MLS.
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. — The Chicago Fire added an 18th draw to their MLS record for ties in a season and dropped from playoff contention with a 0-0 draw with the Montreal Impact on Sunday.
The Montreal Impact ended their seven game losing streak with a narrow but well fought 1-0 victory over the Chicago Fire this Saturday at the Saputo Stadium.