Good news: the Fire have advanced to the US Open Cup quarterfinals and Xherdan Shaqiri is paying his best soccer for the Fire. Bad news: they are still a team incapable of defending a lead (and sometimes defending in general) and can’t seem to make any headway up the standings. Watch the show on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Vcrh_B_abg Follow our host

The Chicago Fire have sacked head coach Ezra Hendrickson. We discuss that decision and the impending fallout of it, as well as the Fire’s double feature with St Louis City this week and Brian Gutierrez not going to the U20 World Cup Watch the show on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uluGhM59htk Follow our host