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Lindpere and Duka lift Fire over sliding Impact

Joel Lindpere and Dilly Duka each netted a goal in the Chicago Fire’s 2-1 bounceback win on Saturday night over the slumping Montreal Impact. Continue reading »

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Lindpere and Rolfe connect twice to lead Fire past D.C.

By TYLER DAY BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. — Teams say they approach every game with the same effort and intensity. But after back-to-back defeats, another loss Saturday at home against lowly D.C. United would have been inexcusable for the Chicago Fire’s playoff … Continue reading »

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Sporting KC ride fast start to halt Fire’s unbeaten streak

Sporting Kansas City jumped on the Chicago Fire from the start, notching a pair of early goals, and fending off a Mike Magee-led rally to hang on for a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Fire at Toyota Park on Sunday. Continue reading »

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Late Rolfe winner extends Fire’s unbeaten streak to nine

Mike Magee was the hero once again for the Chicago Fire, assisting strike partner Chris Wolfe on the winning goal in a 3-2 home victory over the San Jose Earthquakes. Continue reading »

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Berry finds redemption as Fire edge Rapids

Chicago Fire centerback Austin Berry redeemed an earlier error by delivering a game-winning goal to help lift the Fire past the Colorado Rapids. Continue reading »

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Magee and Paladini lead Fire to comeback draw with visiting Timbers

Mike Magee’s third goal in three matches and Daniel Paladini’s free kick equalizer gave the Chicago Fire a 2-2 comeback draw with the visiting Portland Timbers on Saturday night. Continue reading »

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Magee scores in home debut to seal victory for Fire over D.C. United

Mike Magee scored a late goal to seal a massive victory for the Chicago Fire over D.C. United, 2-0. It was Magee’s first goal for the Fire in MLS play. Continue reading »

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Magee scores in debut to lead Fire to U.S. Open Cup win over Charlotte

Mike Magee opened his Chicago Fire career with a goal and an assist as his new team defeated USL Pro’s Charlotte Eagles 2-0 in the U.S. Open Cup Third Round. Continue reading »

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Fire Notes: Nyarko and Rolfe combo to remain; Open Cup draw announced; and more

Despite the lack of scoring, Fire manager Frank Klopas has decided to keep the new strike pair of Patrick Nyarko and Chris Rolfe together. Continue reading »

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MacMath, McInerney lead Union past Fire

A beautiful Jack McInerney goal and outstanding performance from Zac MacMath helped the Philadelphia Union post a vital road victory vs. the Chicago Fire. Continue reading »

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Fire Notes: Confidence remains despite recent loss, Larentowicz appeal rejected, and more

The Chicago Fire aren’t letting a disappointing loss to the Montreal Impact bury the confidence gathered from a strong stretch of performances before their most recent setback. Continue reading »

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Romero and Di Vaio goals propel Impact to win over Fire

It took the Montreal Impact a half, but they eventually broke through the Chicago Fire defense on their way to a 2-0 victory at Stade Saputo on Saturday. Marco DiVaio continued his goal-scoring ways in the win.. Continue reading »

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