CHICAGO (CBS)– The Chicago Fire is debuting a new badge and brand identity as the club gets ready to move to their new location at Soldier Field.
The club will now be known at the Chicago Fire Football Club.READ MORE: 7 People Rushed To Hospitals After West Town Crash
“The change from “soccer” to “football” reflects a long-term vision for the Club as Chicago’s global ambassador to the world’s game,” officials said in a press release.READ MORE: Fire Department Investigates 2 Fires That Left People Dead Overnight
The new badge also includes a Fire Crown to reflect the “dramatic rebirth and a city’s triumph,” referencing the Great Fire of 1871.MORE NEWS: At Bond Hearing For Man Authorities Say Was With Him, Prosecutors Say 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo Had Gun In Hand When He Was Fatally Shot By Police
Chicago Fire FC will be moving to Soldier Field in 2020.