The Chicago Fire and the Columbus Crew kick-off in less than half an hour. The action starts on MY50 Chicago at 3:00 PM CST. Over 400 Fire fans made the trip to the game and it will be interesting to see how far their voices carry.
The starting lineup for the Chicago Fire is a 4-4-2. Sean Johnson; Jalil Anibaba, Yamith Cuesta, Cory Gibbs, Gonzalo Segares; Dominic Oduro, Logan Pause, Baggio Husidic, Patrick Nyarko; Gaston Puerari, Diego Chaves.
The players that made the bench for the Fire are Jon Conway, Bratislav Ristic, Dasan Robinson, Corben Bone, Daniel Paladini, Orr Barouch, Cristian Nazarit.
Columbus is featuring William Hesmer; Sebastian Miranda, Chad Marshall (c), Julius James, Josh Gardner; Eddie Gaven, Rich Balchan, Justin Meram, Emmanuel Ekpo; Andres Mendoza, Jeff Cunningham.
Their bench players are Andy Gruenebaum, Andy Iro, Korey Veeder, Kevin Burns, Eric Gehrig, Dejan Rusmir, Aaron Horton.
For some background, be sure to check out yesterday's game preview. Hopefully today is the day that Chicago breaks through with a victory.