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Chicago Fire Rally Comes Up Short in 2-1 Loss Against San Jose Earthquakes

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The Chicago Fire rallied, but ultimately fell short in a 2-1 loss against the San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday (3/22/15) in the inaugural MLS match at Avaya Stadium.

Chicago Fire to Host Tryouts for Sueño MLS 2015 – Presented by Allstate Insurance Company on May 16-17

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The Chicago Fire Soccer Club has been selected as a host for Sueño MLS 2015 – Presented by Allstate Insurance Company, the premier nationally-televised search for the best undiscovered soccer talent in North America. Registration is now open, giving thousands of aspiring young soccer players across the country the chance to turn their dreams into a reality. Tryouts in the Chicago area will take place on May 16-17.

EASTER EGG HUNT RETURNS TO BOOMERS STADIUM ON APRIL 4

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Bring your own basket to the ballpark and hang with Coop the Boomer for one of the most popular family events of the year as the Schaumburg Boomers, presented by Wintrust Community Banks, host the fourth annual Easter Egg Hunt at Boomers Stadium on Saturday, April 4 at 10 a.m.

Chicago Fire Soccer Club Continues Partnership with Time Warner Cable SportsChannel to Air Live Games in Wisconsin

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The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today that it has extended its agreement with Time Warner Cable SportsChannel as the “Wisconsin Television Home of the Chicago Fire” through the 2015 season. Time Warner Cable will air 21 regionally telecast Fire games this year.

Chicago Fire Soccer Club Loans Patrick Doody to Saint Louis FC

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The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced Friday that the club has loaned rookie defender Patrick Doody to USL affiliate Saint Louis FC. The Fire retain the option to recall Doody during the loan period.

Chicago Fire Midfielder Shaun Maloney Called Up to Scottish Men’s National Team

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Chicago Fire midfielder Shaun Maloney has been selected by Scottish Men’s National Team head coach Gordon Strachan for Scotland’s upcoming international friendly against Northern Ireland on March 25 and the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying match against Gibraltar on March 29. Both matches will be played at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland.

RAILCATS SIGN THREE TO BOLSTER PITCHING STAFF, TRADE WRIGLEY, PARR

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Henry Wrigley will have a new field this spring as the Gary SouthShore RailCats’ 2014 late season acquisition was traded to the Lancaster Barnstormers of the Atlantic League for cash and a player to be named later.

Chicago Fire Soccer Club, Magellan Corporation sign New Partnership Agreement

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The Chicago Fire Soccer Club and Magellan Corporation today announced a new, multi-year partnership that will see the global specialty steel distributor and their charitable partners become a prominent presence at Fire home matches.