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Chicago Fire vs Vancouver Whitecaps: Game Day Primer, How To Watch, & Open Thread

Lineups, streaming info, and live MLS coverage as the Fire face off against Vancouver

MLS: Chicago Fire at Vancouver Whitecaps Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports

Chicago Fire vs Vancouver Whitecaps

Friday, April 12th, 2019

MLS Week 1 | SeatGeek Stadium, Bridgeview IL

Kickoff: 7:30pm CT

Referee: Jair Marrufo

Assistant Referees: Corey Rockwell, Jose Da Silva

4th Official: Ismir Pekmic

VAR: Daniel Radford

If the Fire are really going to turn a corner and tell a better story about themselves this season, this is a great night to do it. At home, nursing a two-game unbeaten streak, and facing one of the weaker teams in the league. If the Fire are serious about being competitive this season, this is the kind of game they have to win.


Full Preview: Fire vs Whitecaps

Television: N/A (US), TSN 1/3/4 (CAN)

Online Streaming: ESPN+

Live Updates: @HotTimeOldTown (livetweets by Ruben) | MLS Matchcenter




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