Home field advantage is one thing, and the Fire has enjoyed its best season ever playing at Toyota Park. The Fire is 11-3-2 there going into Saturdays last regular season match against D.C.
Saturday was a strange night for Chicago soccer.
The Fires opponent in a Sunday road match has had a rocky season, and the focal point of it was a Chicago legend.
It was a sad day in the world of sports, as two deaths hit the professional landscape.