MLS Rumors is reporting that Croatian International and Real Zaragoza winger Marko Babic is traveling to the US to weigh signing with the Fire. MLS Rumors is citing this article in Croatian which quotes Babic as saying that he will travel to "see all aspects of the job" according to a Google translation and decide whether he wants to sign with the Fire. His interest was confirmed in this article from Friday which wasn't picked up by the US press.
Babic, 30 years old, has 49 caps for Croatia, scoring three goals. He featured in their 2006 World Cup team, though he didn't participate in Euro 2008. His last club was Zaragoza of La Liga, making 14 appearances last season with previous stops at Hertha Berlin and Sevilla. He is currently a free agent.