The Chicago Fire were behind early in the game, but they were able to battle back to overcome a two-goal deficit to earn a vital 2-2 draw against Columbus Crew SC on Friday night.
The Chicago Fire (3-5-1, 10 points) are in pursuit of three valuable away points against Columbus Crew SC (4-4-2, 14 points) at MAPFRE Stadium Friday night.
In search of a fifth Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup trophy, the Chicago Fire learned Thursday that it will host the winner of a third-round match between Louisville City FC and Indy Eleven.
11mThe Fire will have a big presence at World Cup watch parties across Chicago over the next few weeks, including during watch parties for the first three U.S. games in Grant Park.
11mCSN's Ryan McGuffey and Tom Cooper get you excited for the World Cup and talk about the United States' chances in Brazil.
11mObefemi Martins scored twice before his first-half ejection, Lamar Neagle added the winner and the Seattle Sounders earned their league-high 10th victory, beating the Chicago Fire 3-2 Saturday night.
11mThe Fire and Rapids battled to a scoreless draw in Colorado. Chicago earned a crucial road point from Wednesday night's result.
11mAt Soldier Field on Tuesday night, Mexico's eight-match winning streak ended thanks to a goal from Bosnia-Herzegovina's Izet Hajrovic to give Bosnia a 1-0 win.
11mThe Fire and Galaxy were scoreless in the first half but each added a goal, including one from Landon Donovan, as the two teams played to a 1-1 draw Sunday at Toyota Park.
12mThe Fire couldn't close the month of May with a third straight victory, dropping Saturday's contest against the Crew, 2-0, in Columbus. Federico Higuaín had a pair of assists for the Crew.