Fire Wire - 4/14

It's Game Day for the Chicago Fire, as they look to bounce back from their first defeat of the season when they go head-to-head with the Portland Timbers in the opening of JELD-WEN Field tonight at 10 p.m. CT on ESPN 2/ESPN Deportes. For extensive pre-game coverage of tonight's matchup, click on the following links:

VIDEO: Pause, de los Cobos and Chaves look to PDX (

It’s Match Day! Timbers to make home debut (KPTV Portland)

Debut in Portland (The News Tribune)

Portland Timbers vs. Chicago Fire: Game day (The Oregonian)

Pre Match Training News and Notes (Chicago Now)

Three Questions: Portland Timbers vs. Chicago Fire (Hot Time in Old Town)

All systems go for Portland’s JELD-WEN debut (

Chicago Fire set to play at Portland’s new field (Yahoo! Sports)

Chicago Fire may rest some starters against Portland (Sporting News)

Thursday: Chicago Fire at Portland Timbers (Chicago Tribune)

Chicago Fire at Portland Timbers (Daily Herald)

Fire seek rebound effort against Portland  (ESPN Chicago)

Chicago Fire espera un partido complicado en Portland (Hoy)

Forest Fire: Chicago takes on the Timbers Thursday night (Chicagoland Soccer)

De los Cobos could rest key players vs. Portland (

All-In With Diego Chaves (

Former Fire mid Lowry ready to play old team (