As part of its ongoing mission to enhance the global footballing education of its players, the Chicago Fire Academy and its Under-15 side are headed to Poland on Tuesday to take part in the 2018 Bellsport Cup in Zakopane, a town in south Poland.
Running from Friday, Oct. 19 through Sunday, Oct. 2, the Fire will represent the United States alongside 17 other Under-15 teams from across Europe, including England's Leicester City, France's Olympique Marseille, and Poland's Legia Warsaw.
The Chicago Fire U-15's will compete in the tournament's Group C, and will play five matches on Friday and Saturday, as well as additional playoff matches as needed on Sunday.
Take a look at their full weekend schedule below, and stay tuned to @ChiFireAcademy on Twitter for live lineups and score updates!
|Friday, Oct. 19||Beroe Stara Zagora||9:30 a.m.|
|Friday, Oct. 19||FC Lahti||12:00 p.m.|
|Friday, Oct. 19||Legia Warsaw||2:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Oct. 20||AP Podhala Nowy Targ||8:00 a.m.|
|Saturday, Oct. 20||Wisla Krakow||10:30 p.m.|
|Sunday, Oct. 21||Playoff Match(es)||TBD|