The Men In Red return home from the brief All-Star break to face struggling New England.
The Fire fall just shy of snagging a point against the New York side.
Teams around the MLS seem to be stuck in first gear, while the Chicago Fire are kicking things up a notch.
Earlier this evening, February 4th, Chicago Fire took the field for their first preseason match. The opponent: Florida Gulf Coast University. You may think a professional team taking on a collegiate team would be an unbalanced match, but let’s give Florida Gulf Coast University credit.