WATCH: Chicago Fire host London-based partner club Docklands JFC

Fire connection to London youth club builds bridges across the Atlantic

Recently the Chicago Fire hosted the U-13 team from Docklands JFC, a youth side from South London which the club has formed a partnership with through a connection through Fire owner Andrew Hauptman. 

The well decorated side played three matches during a short stay in Chicago, with the pinnacle coming as they faced the Fire U-13 Academy on the Toyota Park stadium field following the first team's 2-1 win over Sporting KC May 18. 

Hot Time in Old Town's Braulio Diaz did a full writeup on Docklands' connection to Chicago, their impressive accomplishments as a small youth side and how the Fire have helped from a far here

Watch their experience in Chicago below: