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By the numbers | How the Chicago Fire players stacked up in 2017

By the numbers: Individual | Team

For many reasons, the 2017 season was a memorable one for the Chicago Fire. A return to the top three in the Eastern Conference standings was spurred along by plenty of goals and big moments along the way, as well as more than a few standout individual performances.

With the 2017 campaign in the books, have a look back at how the Fire players' respective seasons stacked up statistically in the charts below.

Scoring:

Player Goals
Nemanja Nikolic 24*
David Accam 14***
Luis Solignac 7***
Bastian Schweinsteiger, Michael de Leeuw 3

Shots on goal:

Player Shots Shots on Goal
Nemanja Nikolic 118** 59*
David Accam 66 36***
Luis Solignac 45*** 15***
Michael de Leeuw 37*** 13***

Assists:

Player Assists
David Accam***, Michael de Leeuw***                          8
Matt Polster 7***
Bastian Schweinsteiger 6
Brandon Vincent 5***

Chance creation:

Player Chances Created
David Accam 43
Bastian Schweinsteiger 34
Dax McCarty 26
Michael de Leeuw 25***

Passing Accuracy:

Player Passes Succesful Passes Attempted Passing Accuracy
Joao Meira 1291*** 1434*** 90.03***
Juninho 921 1030 89.42
Bastian Schweinteiger 1486 1715 86.65
Dax McCarty 1737** 2015 86.2
Johan Kappelhof 1469*** 1724*** 85.21***

Minutes played:

Player Games Played Minutes Played
Nemanja Nikolic 34** 2946
Johan Kappelhof 33*** 2881***
Dax McCarty 28 2465
Joao Meira 30*** 2412***
Brandon Vincent 27 2341

Clearances + Blocks + Interceptions:

Player Clearances Blocks Interceptions CBI
Johan Kappelhof 139*** 13 96** 248***
Joao Meira 134*** 17*** 51 202***
Brandon Vincent 73*** 10*** 27 110***
Jonathan Campbell 60 7 24 91
Matt Polster 48 5 30 83

*Most in MLS
**Top-5 in MLS
***Personal single-season high in MLS (non-first year players)

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