Chicago’s playoff hopes take huge hit after loss to New England

By Ernesto Hernandez What’s that? Ah – Playoffs? Don’t talk about – playoffs? You kidding me? Playoffs? I just hope we can win a game.” That infamous quote was from former Indianapolis Colts head coach, Jim Mora, back in 2001 after his team lost to the San Francisco 49ers. Similarly, that is what one could […]
by ernestohdz / August 25, 2019 /In Chicago Fire

‘Her quiet time is over’: Alyssa Naeher steps into the limelight in Red Stars return

By Sandra Herrera   Chicago Red Stars have welcomed back their World Cup champions in Julie Ertz, Tierna Davidson, Morgan Brian, and Alyssa Naeher.  Ahead of this Sunday’s match against North Carolina Courage, the club hosted a press conference and portions of the conference were full of praise for starting goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher. Chicago's 4⃣ […]
by Sandra Herrera / July 21, 2019 /In Uncategorized

Chicago Fire’s Nelson Rodriguez: “We’re open for business”

By Ernesto Hernandez Chicago Fire President and General Manager Nelson Rodriguez held his second media roundtable discussing various team related questions. For a team mired in 10th place and coming off a loss to the worst team in the league, the roundtable was short and uneventful. Nelson Rodriguez started off by congratulating the U.S. Women’s […]
by ernestohdz / July 17, 2019 /In Chicago Fire

For the fourth star: Where to watch the USWNT in the FIFA Women’s World Cup final

By Sandra Herrera The big day is upon us! The Women’s World Cup final takes place this Sunday with the United States Women’s National Team faces off against European Champions, the Netherlands. Plenty of Chicago Red Stars are representing the USWNT; with Alyssa Naeher, Julie Ertz, Morgan Brian, and Tierna Davidson. NAEHER SAVES!!!!!!!!!! — […]
by Sandra Herrera / July 6, 2019 /In Uncategorized

Watch Chicago Red Stars’ Alyssa Naeher’s crucial save for the USWNT against England

by Juan Pimiento An intense, back-and-forth FIFA Women’s World Cup semifinal between the United States Women’s National Team and England featured a huge Chicago-related moment that save the match for the Americans. With a late equalizer looming, Chicago Red Stats goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher stepped up in the clutch to block Lionesses’ captain Stephanie Houghton’s penalty […]
by Juan Pimiento / July 2, 2019 /In Chicago Red Stars