CF97 Live is a completely free way for Fire fans in the Chicago DMA to stream the Club's locally-broadcast matches in real time at ChicagoFireFC.com or on the CFFC mobile app.

For questions or troubleshooting related to tuning into CFFC live, please find a list of the most common answers below. For more specific inquiries, please email cf97live@chicagofirefc.com and we'll respond directly as quickly as our team is able.


Who can access the stream?

  • Anyone with a smartphone, tablet or connected device who lives in the Chicago DMA. To check to see if you have access to CF97 Live in your area, enter your zip code here.

What is the best way to access the stream?

  • The live web stream at ChicagoFireFC.com/live and on the Chicago Fire FC mobile app is free for fans inside the designated broadcast region. The majority of our fans in our region will be able to livestream the match for free. If you are unsure if you are within our broadcast region, enter your zip code here.

Do I need to be on WiFi to access the stream?

  • For the best experience, fans are encouraged to access the livestream on a personal or private WiFi network and enable location services. Fans outside the local broadcast region may be blocked from viewing our livestream. If you're unsure if you are within the CF97 Live designated broadcast region, please check by entering your zip code here.

Are all Chicago Fire FC Matches being streamed?

  • All regionally-televised Chicago Fire FC regular season MLS matches will be streamed on ChicagoFireFC.com and the Chicago Fire FC mobile app.

What if I don't live in the CF97 Live broadcast region?

  • If you live outside of CF97 Live broadcast territory, you will have access to watch Chicago Fire FC's regionally-televised regular season matches via MLS’ out-of-market package on ESPN+.

Where can I download the Chicago Fire FC mobile App?