Let the 2013 preseason commence!
Manager Frank Klopas and his front office cohorts Javier Leon and Guillermo Petrei have been busy boys this week. What were they up to?
They blinked. After a successful first half of play, one which resembled their fine, clinical performance at Red Bull Arena three weeks ago, your Chicago Fire entered the pitch with eyes wide shut in the second half on Saturday.
On The Fire’s Scott Fenwick is on the road tending to family business, but that didn’t stop him from reveling in and reflecting upon Chicago’s 2-0 victory at New York.
As one of MLS’s most storied and bitter rivalries approaches, there’s more than simply pride and bragging rights on the line this weekend at Toyota Park.
Back by popular demand, it’s Chicago Fire team writer and media heartthrob Jeff Crandall’s favorite tweet treat…
From the first kick, I felt as if something was off kilter. The Toyota Park crowd was quiet, Section 8 wasn’t bringin’ their usual ruckus, and ominous messages from reliable sources circulated the tweetosphere. My superstitions began to get the best of me. And sure enough, my gut was right…