Chicago Fire


Wilmington Hammerheads FC, Chicago Fire Reserves Draw 2-2

Heaney goal in stoppage time extends Hammerheads unbeaten streak WILMINGTON, NC June 21, 2014 – Wilmington Hammerheads FC extends their unbeaten streak following Saturday’s 2-2 draw against the Chicago Fire Reserves at Legion Stadium. Wilmington put forth pressure on Chicago at the beginning of the match as forward Jordan Hamilton […]


Wilmington Hammerheads Host Chicago Fire Reserves

Hammerheads Host Chicago Fire Reserves WILMINGTON, NC June 20, 2014 – Wilmington Hammerheads FC will host the Chicago Fire Reserves on Saturday, June 21 at 7:30 p.m. ET at Legion Stadium as they jump back into their USL PRO regular season following their friendly match against their Major League Soccer […]


Chicago Fire claim Carolina Challenge Cup

Charleston, SC Feb. 23, 2013 – The Chicago Fire claimed their first Carolina Challenge Cup championship with a 1-1 tie against the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday, February 23.   After a scoreless first half of play, Chicago finally got things going at the 57’ with a left footed blast that […]


Carolina Challenge Cup Day 2 Recap

Charleston, SC Feb. 20, 2013 –  Houston came into this game looking for their first win of the tournament and they found it with a couple of goals back-to-back late in the game. Vancouver started the scoring off in the 27’, capitalizing on a huge defensive mistake by the Houston […]


Battery to take on Chicago Fire in second round play of Carolina Challenge Cup

Charleston, SC Feb. 18, 2013 – The Battery scored two goals in an inspiring second half of soccer against the Vancouver Whitecaps and although the end result was a loss, they will surely be looking to use that momentum as they head into the second leg of the Carolina Challenge […]


Carolina Challenge Cup Day 1 Recap: Chicago Fire defeats Houston Dynamo 3-2

Houston Dynamo vs. Chicago Fire Charleston, SC Feb. 16, 2013 – On an unusually cold evening in Charleston, MLS team’s the Chicago Fire played the Houston Dynamo in an Eastern Conference preseason matchup at the 10th annual Carolina Challenge Cup. The opening game of the tournament was action packed as […]


10th Annual Carolina Challenge Cup gets underway Saturday at Blackbaud Stadium

Charleston, SC Feb. 14, 2013 – Shake off the cold; it’s time to get back to soccer with the kick off of the 2013 Carolina Challenge Cup on Saturday, February 16. Professional soccer’s premier pre-season tournament is back in Charleston for the tenth consecutive year as the Chicago Fire take […]


Carolina Challenge Cup update – Vancouver Whitecaps

Charleston, SC – Vancouver Whitecaps FC will be making a first ever visit to the Carolina Challenge Cup next month and head coach Martin Rennie has been busy fine-tuning his squad in advance of the tournament.   Rennie is no stranger to the Charleston Battery and Blackbaud Stadium having coached against […]


Carolina Challenge Cup 2013 Update – Chicago Fire

Chicago Fire sets pre-season schedule Fire acquire Joel Lindpere from NYRB Sean Johnson called into USMNT camp Charleston, SC – Major League Soccer’s Chicago Fire returns to the Carolina Challenge Cup for a third year this February and in preparation for the upcoming season the Fire has set its pre-season […]