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Soccer balls sit on a snowy field. (File Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

Long Winter Putting A Damper On Start Of Spring Sports

As if there weren’t enough of a reason to be upset with this long, brutal winter; the continuing cold weather has proved a big downer for kids looking forward to the start of spring sports like baseball, softball, track and field, lacrosse, tennis, and soccer.

03/13/2014

Photo from the 2012 Maine West Yearbook of Mike Divincenzo. (Credit: Chicago Sun-Times)

Judge In Hazing Case Puts Trial On Hold For Review

An unusual twist on Thursday in the hazing trial of a former north suburban soccer coach when the judge hearing the case put the proceedings on hold.

12/19/2013

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Chicago Fire To Build New Soccer Complex On North Side

A big dome is going up on the city’s North Side.

12/16/2013

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The World’s Best Soccer Stadiums

Check out the best soccer stadiums from around the world.

11/06/2013

Soccer balls. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Soccer Fans To Drive From Chicago To Rio For World Cup

Many of us have taken a road trip to see a game. But what about driving from Chicago to Rio? That’s what some soccer fans are getting ready to do for next summer’s World Cup.

09/29/2013

Soccer balls. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Crestwood Parents Angry Over Plan To Turn Soccer Fields Into Park

Nearly 100 youth soccer players and their parents turned out to protest in front of Crestwood Village Hall over a plan by the mayor to transform their fields into a public park. WBBM’s Bob Roberts explains.

08/13/2013

Bakary Soumare #4 of the Chicago Fire battles for the ball with Teal Bunbury #9 of Sporting Kansas City during an MLS match at Toyota Park on July 7, 2013 in Bridgeview, Illinois. Sporting Kansas City defeated the Fire 2-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Sporting Kansas City Beat Fire 2-1

Benny Feilhaber and Graham Zusi scored in the first eight minutes, and Sporting Kansas City beat the Chicago Fire 2-1 on Sunday, snapping Chicago’s three-match winning streak.

07/07/2013

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Rolfe’s Late Goal Lifts Fire Past Earthquakes

Chris Rolfe scored in the 84th minute to lift the Chicago Fire to a 3-2 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Wednesday night.

07/03/2013

Chicago Fire v Real Salt Lake

Amarikwa, Saborio Score As Fire And RSL draw 1-1

Generating offense has been a chore all season for the Chicago Fire. Twice this season, the team has been dealt three consecutive shutouts against MLS opponents.

05/27/2013

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Union Beat Fire 1-0

Jack McInerney scored his league-leading seventh goal of the season Saturday and Zac MacMath made six saves to lead the Philadelphia Union to a 1-0 victory over the Chicago Fire.

05/11/2013

Chicago Fire v New York Red Bulls

Santos Scores Twice To Lead Fire Over Red Bulls

Maicon Santos scored twice and Daniel Paladini had a goal and two assists to lead the Chicago Fire to a 3-1 victory over the New York Red Bulls on Sunday.

04/08/2013

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Bengston Lifts Revolution To 1-0 Win Over Fire

Forward Jerry Bengtson scored in the 62nd minute, goalkeeper Matt Reis made four saves and the New England Revolution opened their season with a 1-0 victory over the Chicago Fire on Saturday night.

03/09/2013

Robbie Keane #7 of the Los Angeles Galaxy dribbles the ball on the attack against Dilly Duka #8 and Gonzalo Segares #13 of the Chicago Fire. (Credit: Getty)

Galaxy Rout Fire 4-0 In Opener

Mike Magee scored three times as the Los Angeles Galaxy began the post-David Beckham era with a season-opening 4-0 victory over the Chicago Fire.

03/03/2013

A general view as the Northwestern Wildcats take on the Illinois Fighting Illini during a game played at Wrigley Field on November 20, 2010. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: NU To Play More Games At Wrigley

Northwestern and the Chicago Cubs have announced a new partnership that will lead to more games at Wrigley, according to a report in the Chicago Tribune.

02/02/2013

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Second Maine West Coach Fired By School Board Amid Hazing Scandal

District 207 School Board members on Thursday evening moved to fire a freshman boys soccer coach in connection with the Maine West hazing scandal.

01/24/2013

Photo from the 2012 Maine West Yearbook of Mike Divincenzo. (Credit: Chicago Sun-Times)

Maine West Board Votes To Fire Soccer Coach Over Hazing Scandal

The Maine Township High School District 207 school board has voted to fire the school’s soccer coach, who has been accused of allowing criminal hazing activities, including the sodomizing of players.

12/19/2012

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Three More Families Join Maine West Hazing Lawsuit

Three families have joined a lawsuit against Maine Township High School District 207, alleging their children were also hazed at Maine West High School.

CBS Chicago–11/28/2012

Photo from the 2012 Maine West Yearbook of Mike Divincenzo. (Credit: Chicago Sun-Times)

Another Hazing Incident Revealed At Maine West High School

A hazing scandal at Maine West high school is expanding, following revelations of an incident involving the baseball team back in 2008.

11/26/2012

Brian Carroll #7 of the Philadelphia Union controls the ball under pressure from Guillermo Franco #10 of the Chicago Fire during an MLS match at Toyota Park on October 3, 2012 in Bridgeview, Illinois. The Union defeated the Fire 3-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Fire Forward Franco Suspended For Transgression

Major League Soccer’s disciplinary committee has suspended Chicago Fire forward Guillermo Franco for an additional game and fined him an undisclosed amount for endangering the safety of an opponent.

10/04/2012

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Teen Soccer Player Collapses, Dies During Practice

A soccer player for Robert Morris University collapsed and died during practice in the University Village neighborhood on Wednesday.

08/02/2012

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