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Chicago Fire midfielder Alex to wear number... | Numbers Game

28 January 8:16 am

Chicago Fire midfielder Alex to wear number... | Numbers Game

After two years of being the only #71 in Chicago Fire history, Brazilian midfielder Alex has decided to move to a more traditional soccer number in 2014 and will now wear #7.

Some of the other #7s in Chicago Fire history are below:

DaMarcus Beasley (#7 from 2000-2004)

John Thorrington (#7 from 2005-2006)

Logan Pause (#7 from 2007-2008)

Other #7's in Chicago Fire History: Manny Lagos (1998), Paul Dougherty (1999), Alexandre Boucicaut (2004), Stefan Dimitrov (2010), Mike Banner (2011), Sherjill MacDonald (2012-2013).

Stay tuned throughout the week as we unveil more number switches and choices by the newbies in Fire camp.