Chicago Soccer 101: The Fire And Copa America

Chicago fire soccer
Creative Commons/Marty Groark
Chicago fire soccer
Creative Commons/Marty Groark

Chicago Soccer 101: The Fire And Copa America

With all the major soccer tournaments going on this summer, it is easy to forget that Chicago has its own Major League Soccer team.

The Chicago Fire has hired a brand new manager and retooled its squad in order to leave the bitter memories of last season behind. Although the team might be off to a rocky start, there are signs of improvement.

We talk to Guillermo Rivera from the blog Fire Confidential about why you should be following the Fire as well as taking a look at this exciting summer of soccer with the Copa America in town.