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1000 Fire Goals | By The Numbers

In the 28th minute of Saturday's 1-1 draw against New York City FC, Chicago Fire forward CJ Sapong crashed the visitors' six-yard box, got his foot on a low cross from Brandt Bronico, and etched his name into Fire history.

The goal was the Club's 1000th all-time in MLS regular season play, a number that just seven other MLS teams have surpassed. Take a look by the numbers below at some of the players, moments, and teams that have shaped the Fire record book and helped guide the Club to this moment:

All-Time Regular Season Goals Scored, Fire Career

Player Games Played Goals
Ante Razov 155 76
Chris Rolfe 176 48
Nemanja Nikolic 71 44
David Accam 78 33
Josh Wolff 84 32
Peter Nowak 114 26
Marco Pappa 112 26
Mike Magee 51 22
Dema Kovalenko 90 22
Damani Ralph 51 22

Regular Season Goals Scored, Single Season

YEAR PLAYER GP GOALS
2017 Nemanja Nikolić 34 24
2000 Ante Razov 24 18
2013 Mike Magee 22 15
2018 Nemanja Nikolić 31 15
1999 Ante Razov 30 14
2002 Ante Razov 25 14
2003 Ante Razov 26 14
2017 David Accam 30 14

Fire Goal-Scorers by Nationality

Country # of Players to have scored for the Fire
USA 65
Brazil 7
Poland 5
Costa Rica, The Netherlands, Jamaica 4
Ghana, Uruguay, Colombia 3

Total Team Goals, Single Season

Season Games Played Goals
2000 32 67
1998 32 62
2017 34 61
2003 30 53
1999 32 51

All-Time Assists, Fire Career

Player Games Played Assists
Peter Nowak 114 48
Chris Armas 214 42
Patrick Nyarko 196 39
Ante Razov 155 38
Justin Mapp 174 36
Diego Gutierrez 157 31
Jesse Marsch 200 29
Cuauhtemoc Blanco 62 26
Lubos Kubik 71 22
Jerzy Podbrozny 55 22
Chris Rolfe 176 22

Fastest Goals Scored

Time Player Opponent Date
0:25 Jamar Beasley Kansas City July 4, 2001
0:25 Dominic Oduro Toronto FC April 21, 2012
0:33 Chris Rolfe Los Angeles Galaxy Sept. 23, 2006
0:41 Gilberto Toronto FC Sept. 26, 2015
0:47 Patrick Nyarko Houston Dynamo Sept. 2, 2012

Latest Goals Scored

Time Player Opponent Date
95+' CJ Sapong Orlando City SC March 9, 2019
95+' Diego Chaves D.C. United Oct. 15, 2011
94+' Alan Gordon Toronto FC April 28, 2018
94+' Jason Johnson Columbus Crew SC May 22, 2015
94+' Patrick Nyarko Vancouver Whitecaps July 14, 2013
94+' Bastian Schweinsteiger Philadelphia Union July 11, 2018

All-Time Goals Scored Against Opponents

Opponent Games Played Goals
New York Red Bulls 58 93
Sporting Kansas City 53 91
New England Revolution 61 90
Columbus Crew SC 64 88
D.C. United 59 86
Colorado Rapids 44 72
FC Dallas 42 65
San Jose Earthquakes 38 57
LA Galaxy 44 50
Toronto FC 30 46

MLS Teams with 1000+ Regular Season Goals Scored

Team Games Played Goals
LA Galaxy 743 1190
New York Red Bulls 743 1129
D.C. United 744 1123
FC Dallas 743 1097
Columbus Crew SC 744 1072
Sporting Kansas City 742 1047
New England Revolution 745 1037
Chicago Fire 680 999
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