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Fire Nostalgia: First match in club history (3/21/1998)

21 March 7:45 am

Fire Nostalgia: First match in club history (3/21/1998)

By Jeff Crandall

This day 15 years ago the Chicago Fire played their first-ever competitive match defeating the Miami Fusion 2-0 at Lockhart Stadium in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. 

Roman Kosecki scored the first goal in Fire history in the 76th minute while the team's first round draft pick Ritchie Kotschau opened his professional account in the 87th minute.

See highlights of the match below: