CHICAGO (Jan. 5, 2018) – The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced its 2018 preseason training camp schedule that begins with entrance physicals on Monday, Jan. 22 and includes two trips to Florida in advance of the club’s season opener against Sporting Kansas City at Toyota Park on March 10.
The Fire are slated to train in Chicago from Jan. 23 to Jan. 26 at the Toyota Park Dome. Fire general manager Nelson Rodríguez and head coach Veljko Paunovic will be available to media on Jan. 23, followed by players on Jan. 24.
The Men in Red then depart on Jan. 28 to train in Tampa, Fla. before returning to Chicago on Feb. 8. The Fire close out preseason from Feb. 11-24 at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
Below is the club’s 2018 preseason schedule:
Jan. 23-26: Training at the Toyota Park Dome
Jan. 28-Feb. 8: Training in Tampa, Fla.
Feb. 11-24: Training at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
Additional details on the preseason camp will be announced at a later date.