Fire Front Office

MLS Transfers: Beasley unlikely to return to Fire


Fire fans are no closer to knowing who else the Fire plan to bring in this transfer window, but we do know who is likely not coming: DaMarcus Beasley. Who is?

Brian McBride is McBack! Sort Of.


The legendary striker is stopping by for a few months to explain to the team how to win a game. He was pretty good at that during his career

A St Louis Affiliate: A Second Look


Binding the Fire to the St Louis USL Pro side is a gamble with tremendous upside

Annual Kickoff Luncheon; New Jersey Unveiling


The Chicago Fire Today have announced the date, time and location of the 16th Annual Chicago Fire Season Kickoff Luncheon.

Rolfe and Pause Opt Out of Stage 2


It appears that Chris Rolfe and Logan Pause might be returning to the Fire.

Welcome to the FireDome


Chicago Fire plan to open a soccer center on the city's north side.

Brian Bliss Named Technical Director


Brian Bliss is the first staff hire of the Frank Yallop era.

Brian Bliss to the Fire?


Reports are surfacing that the former Columbus Crew technical director might be headed to Chicago.

Logan Pause's Option Declined and Other Moves


Yallop is calling a few more shots.

Saying Good Bye is Hard


The Chicago Fire part ways with Ríos and Tornaghi.

Frank Yallop Holds Press Conference


Mr. Yallop is rolling up his sleeves and ready to get his hands dirty.

CF97 Cleanout Continues


Coaches Matkovic and Percovich, ‘keeper coach Hyde, scouting chief Carmona sent packing

Front-Office Cleanout: Klopas, Leon Out


Chicago Fire apparently canning everyone with player-acquisition responsibilities as Hauptman takes broom to front office

Martino Tweets "Fire Coach Fired"; Is Klopas Out?


Hard to understand #CoachingCarousel hashtag in any other context; Schwarz reports firing to be announced Wednesday

Fire Domestic Players Held Back


Chicago is doing okay but could they be doing great?

Who Doesn't Love a Bobblehead?


Who Doesn't Love a Bobblehead? Who doesn't love a trilogy? The Chicago Fire and Quaker are at it again.

Fire P.L.A.Y.S. Program Figures To Be A Hit


While the Fire have the week off and the news mill is churning slower, the club announced a new program aimed at helping youth in the Chicagoland area both with the game of soccer and also in the...

Chicago Fire sign MLS SuperDraft pick Yazid Atouba


Yazid Atouba might have been a slight gamble when the Chicago Fire drafted him in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft. The Cameroonian midfielder impressed in preseason though, leading to the club offering him...

Fire acquire Amarikwa from TFC


The Men in Red boosted their attacking options Wednesday when they acquired Quincy Amarikwa from Toronto FC in exchange for a 2014 supplemental draft pick. Amarikwa was trialing with the Fire...

Andrew, A Chicago Fire Flag 3rd Jersey Is A Must


The debate over a proper Chicago Flag 3rd jersey has always been a popular topic for Fire fans. And this very issue roared back to life today from a seemingly innocuous Monday morning.

Trialists continue battle for roster spots


With training camp in full swing, the Chicago Fire have a number of unsigned players fighting for the opportunity to make the final roster. Here are some quick thoughts on the updated trialist info.

Frank Klopas Conference Call Highlights


I just got off the phone with Frank on this week's conference call. The hot topic was obviously the Duka/Rogers for Oduro deal. Frank also shed some light on the Fire's ongoing search in the...

Robbie Rogers: not silent on his MLS rights


Robbie Rogers had the chance to remain silent on his MLS rights. He didn't. It may be used against the Fire.

Breaking down the Fire back line


The Fire added two more defenders through the supplemental draft on Tuesday, but how does the back line as a whole look after some recent moves by the club?

2013 MLS SuperDraft Recap


The biggest moves from Thursday might be the moves that haven't quite happened yet. The Fire selected Cameroonian international Yazid Atouba Emane with their only SuperDraft selection, but it seems...

Fire take Atouba with lone SuperDraft selection


The Chicago Fire selected midfielder Yazid Atouba Emane with the 30th overall pick in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft. Analysts say the Cameronian is very quick and a pure attacker.

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