The annual numbers game that occurs every offseason has begun and even though recently acquired defender Lovel Palmer's Twitter handle features the number seven (@LovelPalmer7), the Jamaican international has decided to wear the #5 shirt for the Fire this season.
Palmer joins a strong cast of Fire fives... See them below and stay tuned throughout preseason as we detail more of The Numbers Game.
Lubos Kubik (#5 from 1998-2000)
Jim Curtin (#5 from 2001-2007)
Brian Plotkin (#5 in 2008)
Tim Ward (#5 from 2009-2010)
Cory Gibbs (#5 from 2011-2012)
Egidio Arevalo Rios (#5 2013)