Monday's announcement of the sign-and-trade deal with the Montreal Impact helped the Fire accommodate Gilberto as a designated player on the club roster. As the Fire await his arrival, Frank Yallop admits more is in the works in the summer window...
The Fire have acquired Brazilian forward Gilberto off waivers from Toronto FC and completed a sign-and-trade deal with the Montreal Impact, acquiring allocation money in exchange for Didier Drogba, the club confirmed Monday afternoon.
1mMike Magee exited Thursday's training session with what was diagnosed as a "slight hamstring tweak" and will not be available against the Revolution. Meanwhile, loanee Patrick Doody was recalled from Saint Louis FC.
1mThe Chicago Fire (4-7-2,14 points) battle second-place New England Revolution (5-4-6, 21 points) in Foxborough on Saturday night. Tune in to CSN for the action at 6:30 p.m.
1mChicago Fire Designated Player Kennedy Igboananike's ninth-minute goal against Orlando City is one of five nominees in the running for the MLS Goal of the Week, the league announced Monday.
1mFormer Mexican international and Chicago Fire midfielder Cuauhtemoc Blanco ostensibly won a mayoral race in Mexico, according to preliminary counts released Monday.
1mPrior to the defeat to Orlando City SC on Saturday, the Chicago Fire announced winger David Accam and defender Joevin Jones were summoned by their respective national teams.
1mCyle Larin tied it for Orlando City in the 82nd minute and the Chicago Fire's Adailton netted his second own goal of the game 4 minutes later to complete Orlando City's 3-2 comeback victory Saturday night.
1mOrlando City SC's midfield maestro is reveling in Major League Soccer. The Brazilian international reflects on his first two months in the league and looks forward to the match against the Fire on Saturday (7:30 p.m. on CSN).