Author Archives: Jeffrey Krause

MacDonald nets winner as Fire top Revs

By JEFFREY KRAUSE BRIDGEVIEW, IL.- Fans at Toyota Park were treated to plenty of goal-scoring action early and often in Saturday night's Chicago Fire-New England Revolution, with three goals coming in the first 15 minutes of the match. Luckily for … Continue reading »

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Berry winner lifts Fire past TFC

By JEFFREY KRAUSE BRIDGEVIEW, IL- The Chicago Fire returned to Toyota Park Saturday night to take on Toronto FC, relying on a game-winning header from rookie standout Austin Berry late in the 2nd half.  The win extends Chicago's unbeaten streak … Continue reading »

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Fire DPs MacDonald, Fernandez eager to contribute for new squad

By JEFFREY KRAUSE The Chicago Fire returned home from San Jose and resumed training Tuesday morning, shaking off the late equalizer provided by Steven Lenhart as the team now puts the Western Conference in the rear-view mirror, facing only Eastern … Continue reading »

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Chicago rides Pardo free kick to top Whitecaps

BRIDGEVIEW, IL- Chicago rebounded from last week's shutout at the hands of LA Galaxy to overcome a road-weary Vancouver Whitecaps on Pavel Pardo free kick, as the Fire improved their overall record to 9-6-4, and drew even in the standings with … Continue reading »

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Keane’s double leads Galaxy over Fire

  By JEFFREY KRAUSE BRIDGEVIEW, IL.- Defending MLS Cup champs LA Galaxy used a brace from Robbie Keane to shut out the Chicago Fire, 2-0, in front of a sold out crowd at Toyota Park on Sunday afternoon. The much-needed … Continue reading »

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Short-handed Fire hold off Crew

  By JEFFREY KRAUSE BRIDGEVIEW, IL- Chicago fought a surging Columbus Crew team and a man disadvantage for 60 minutes to prevail in a 2-1 win over the Crew Saturday night at Toyota Park. The Fire offense was sparked off first-half goals by … Continue reading »

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