2018 CHICAGO FIRE GOAL OF THE YEAR

Bastian Schweinsteiger's blistering finish against Real Salt Lake has been crowned the 2018 Chicago Fire Goal of the Year presented by Nongshim!

After we asked fans to decide which of the season's finest finishes was worthy of the annual honor by voting in a head-to-head bracket-style competition, Schweinsteiger narrowly defeated Aleksandar Katai in the final for the 2018 title. Click on the links below to re-watch watch the individual matchup.

Schweinsteiger joins the ranks of previous winners Logan Pause (2010), Jalil Anibaba (2011), Chris Rolfe (2012), Daniel Paladini (2013), Patrick Nyarko (2014), Lovel Palmer (2015) and Matt Polster (2016), and Arturo Alvarez (2017).

Thanks to all who participated!

DATE MATCH NOMINEES VOTE
Monday, Nov. 12 Quarterfinal One Alan Gordon (at ORL 5/26)
Aleksandar Katai (at COL 6/13)
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Tuesday, Nov. 13 Quarterfinal Two Aleksandar Katai (at RBNY 4/21)
Nemanja Nikolić (vs. NYCFC 6/30)
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Wednesday, Nov. 14 Quarterfinal Three Bastian Schweinsteiger (at RSL 8/4)
Alan Gordon (at TFC 4/28)
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Thursday, Nov. 15 Quarterfinal Four Djordje Mihailović (vs LAFC 9/29)
Aleksandar Katai (at ORL 5/26)
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Friday, Nov. 16 Semifinal One Alan Gordon (at ORL 5/26)
Aleksandar Katai (at RBNY 4/21)
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Saturday, Nov. 17 Semifinal Two Bastian Schweinsteiger (at RSL 8/4)
Djordje Mihailović (vs LAFC 9/29)
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Sunday, Nov. 18 Final matchup Aleksandar Katai (at RBNY 4/21)
Bastian Schweinsteiger (at RSL 8/4)
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