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Tottenham youngster Ward joins Chicago on loan

ESPN staff | March, 22 2014

<P>Tottenham Hotspur youngster Grant Ward has joined Chicago Fire on loan, the MLS club announced Saturday.   <P>Ward, 19, already played for the Fire in preseason and scored twice in friendlies.   <P>Ward, who j...

Chicago Fire's Magee gets MLS MVP honours Video

ESPN staff | December, 5 2013

Chicago Fire forward Mike Magee was named the 2013 MLS Most Valuable Player, the league announced Thursday. #INSERT type:image caption:Mike Magee was named 2013 MLS MVP. END# Magee, 29, had a career-best season, scoring 21 goals, second in the...

Fire name Yallop coach, director of soccer

Associated Press | October, 31 2013

CHICAGO -- New coach Frank Yallop believes the Chicago Fire "with a bit of tinkering, is a good squad." A defensive specialist who coached San Jose to a pair of MLS Cup championships a decade ago, Yallop was hired Thursday to replace the Frank Klop...

Sources: Yallop set to be named Fire manager

Jeff Carlisle | ESPNFC.com |

Frank Yallop is set to be named the new manager of the Chicago Fire, multiple sources have confirmed to ESPNFC.com. Yallop's imminent hiring comes just a day after Frank Klopas was let go as the Fire's manager, and just four months after he parted ...

Chicago Fire sack Klopas, operations chief Video

ESPN staff | October, 30 2013

The Chicago Fire on Wednesday sacked its coach Frank Klopas as well as its president of soccer operations Javier Leon, the club reported on its website. Leon and Klopas had been with the Fire since 2008. Klopas was named coach in 2011. Under their ...

Red Bulls win, claim MLS Supporters' Shield Video

Associated Press | October, 27 2013

HARRISON, N.J. -- Mike Petke held the Supporters' Shield up in front of the sellout crowd, and told the fans to enjoy the accomplishment by the New York Red Bulls. This was one sweet victory for the first-year coach and former Red Bulls defender. ...

Magee's penalty helps Fire fight off Toronto Video

Associated Press | October, 19 2013

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. -- Mike Magee scored on a penalty kick in the 64th minute and Chicago held on for its third straight win, a 1-0 victory over Toronto FC on Saturday night that moved the Fire into a tie for third place in the Eastern Conference. Ch...

Magee helps Fire hold on for win at Dallas Video

Associated Press | October, 12 2013

FRISCO, Texas -- Mike Magee tied for the MLS goal-scoring lead and added an assist to help the Chicago Fire hold off FC Dallas 3-2 Saturday night. The victory moved the Fire (13-12-7) into a three-way tie with Montreal and Philadelphia for fourth ...

Fire into playoff position after shutting out D.C. Video

Associated Press | October, 4 2013

WASHINGTON -- Jeff Larentowicz and Bakary Soumare scored in the first half, substitute Quincy Amarikwa had a goal in the second half, and the Chicago Fire beat D.C. United 3-0 on Friday night. The Fire (12-12-7) moved past Philadelphia, Columbus, ...

Di Vaio, Tissot rally Impact to draw with Fire Video

Associated Press | September, 28 2013

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. -- Marco Di Vaio and Maxim Tissot scored goals, and goalkeeper Troy Perkins made five saves as the Montreal Impact rallied to a 2-2 draw with the Chicago Fire on Saturday night. The tie brought the Impact (13-9-7) its first point ...

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