Fire coach Veljko Paunovic praised the team's younger players, talked about getting players back from national team camp and gave early impressions from Saturday's preseason opening win.
The Fire opened the preseason with a 3-0 win against the University of South Florida with goals from Arturo Alvarez, David Accam and Vincent Mitchell.
Chicago Fire rookie Brandon Vincent made his national team debut in a 1-0 U.S. win against Canada on Friday night.
3mThe growing pains commonly associated with being a first-year player in MLS hit different people in different ways. Fire Homegrown midfielder Collin Fernandez believes going through the maturation process in 2015 could give rise to a more rewarding 2016.
3mNearly 12 months following the decision to bring down the curtain on his 12-year professional career, Fire interim assistant coach Logan Pause is making an impact in more ways than one.
3mWins have come at a premium for the Men in Red. And after grabbing all three points against the New England Revolution and training through a bye week, the Fire are striving to make it two on the trot.
3mFire interim coach Brian Bliss will be keeping a close eye on four of his key players as the FIFA international window comes to a close.
3mThe Fire jersey will have a new look come 2016. On Monday, the club announced a multi-year deal with Valspar Corporation, a Minneapolis-based paint brand as the third jersey sponsor in team history.
4mAfter securing their first win since Aug. 26 last weekend, the Fire were back on the training field for four straight days and closed out the week with a competitive, full-field scrimmage on Friday.
4mThe latest chapter in the fabled rivalry between the United States and Mexico is headed to the big screen. Fathom Events and Fox Sports 1 are collaborating to broadcast Saturday's clash at more than 200 movie theaters across the country.
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