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Patrick Nyarko Tears ACL

Patrick Nyarko is out for the season and then some.

Patrick Nyarko Tears ACL

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Patrick Nyarko is out for the season and then some.

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The Penultimate Punishment: DCU 2, Fire 1, recap

Chicago cannot consistently trouble deep, confident Eastern Conference champs in another poor result; Men in Red guaranteed to win least games in MLS in 2014

The Penultimate Punishment: DCU 2, Fire 1, recap

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Chicago cannot consistently trouble deep, confident Eastern Conference champs in another poor result; Men in Red guaranteed to win least games in MLS in 2014

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It's Almost Over: Fire v DC United,MLS #33,preview

Chicago continues to slog forward toward offseason, while DC is trying to maintain momentum as postseason nears

It's Almost Over: Fire v DC United,MLS #33,preview

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Chicago continues to slog forward toward offseason, while DC is trying to maintain momentum as postseason nears

Editorial: Dear Andy: How about showing up?

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Guest writer Dan Nelson asks why the owner of CF97 can fly in for a 'Media Advertising Club' luncheon, but not the anniversary celebration (for two years running), or a Section 8 board meeting, or...

Curious Case of Magee: Injury reporting in MLS

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Do MLS clubs keep their lips sealed too tight about injuries to MLS players?

Spending 'Keane-Like Money': Bring Jozy to Chicago

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The U.S. forward might be looking for a new home - why not CF97?

Johnson Called Up To USA For Honduras Friendly

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As Brad Guzan gets sent back to Aston Villa, Sean Johnson takes his place

Zeus, Cloud-Gatherer: Sporting KC 2, Fire 0 -recap

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Zusi's late goal and assist punch Spork's postseason ticket as Chicago's preseason tour continues apace

Fireside Chat: SKC v Fire, MLS #32

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Ben Gartland of The Blue Testament joins us for the question-and-answer ritual in advance of tonight's game

Friday Night Lights: Fire v SKC, MLS #32,Preview

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Men in Red will have only 16 field players available for this one as the 2014 season sprawls toward its close

11 To Keep: An MLS expansion draft roundtable

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Hot Time's writers take a look at the upcoming MLS expansion draft - who gets protected? Who will the club risk?

Buried On The Bench: When will CF97 play the kids?

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With absolutely nothing left to lose, will we finally see significant minutes for the Fire's younger backups?

All A Matter Of Perspective: Fire 0, MON 0 - recap

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Men in Red snooze through yet another draw - their 18th! Another record! - in soporific scoreless contest with cellar-dwellars Montreal

Battle o'the Bottoms: MON v Fire, MLS #31, Preview

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Word on the street is there's $2 beer and hot dogs! And the third kit! And, apparently, some football to be played, one supposes

Asymmetrical Stakes: PHI 1, Fire 1, recap

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Men in Red set new MLS record for draws in a season, breaking their own mark from 2011. Earnshaw pounces on M'Bohli gaffe to neutralize Ukogo's go-ahead goal

Playing Out The String: Union v FIRE, MLS #30, Pre

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Men in Red have precious little to play for, while Philadelphia hopes its solid late-season form can unlock a playoff berth

Fireside Chat: Union v Fire, MLS #30

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Eugene Rupinsky of SB Nation Philadelphia soccer site The Brotherly Game completes the question-and-answer ritual in advance of tonight's game

The Brain, The Heart, The Nerve:On Club Philosophy

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Something is missing in the Fire clubhouse and it is not a star player - we can only hope that, like Dorothy's companions from Oz, they can discover they had it with them all along

Deeper and Deeper: Houston 2, Fire 0 - recap

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Men in Red probe and probe but cannot find a breakthrough on a hot, sluggish day near the Buffalo Bayou

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Spheres of Influence

It is not new news that every single MLS club has to also have an affiliation or field a USL Pro team by 2015. Teams have already developed affiliations and relationships with some USL sides while...

Y'all To Play For: HOU v Fire, MLS #29, Preview

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Men in Red kick off a quick pair of road games with a matchup against fellow Eastern Conference strugglers Dynamo; suspensions compromise Fire's right side against left-leaning Houston attack

Fireside Chat: Houston v Fire, MLS #29

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Derek Stowers of Dynamo Theory helps us contemplate the possibilities inherent in an 8th-vs-9th matchup in late September

Race for Rookie of the Year: How Shipp stacks up

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Harry Shipp has impressive rookie numbers despite hitting a wall. Can he finish strong and win R.O.Y?

Grilling with the Fire: Chris Ritter

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Ritter's favorite word, 'ebullience,' is a synonym for exuberance, just so's you know

At Least It's Still Preseason: Fire 3, DC 3, recap

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Men in Red take a two-goal lead, fall behind 3-2, snatch record-tying 16th draw in back-and-forth affair

Soft Power: CF97 players revolt over field

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Toyota Park's field has gone from bad to worse over the course of 2014, and the players have had enough of it

Fireside Chat: Chicago v DC United, MLS #28

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Black & Red United's Ben Bromley completes the pregame question-and-answer ritual with us

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