Press Release

Chicago Fire FC II Signs Goalkeeper Aaron Katsimpalis 


CHICAGO (May 27, 2022) – Chicago Fire FC today announced that the Club has signed goalkeeper Aaron Katsimpalis to an MLS NEXT Pro professional contract, pending league and U.S. Soccer Federation approval. Financial terms were not disclosed. 

A native of Harrison Township, Michigan, Katsimpalis played for the University of Chicago Men’s Soccer Team from 2017-2019. He was named a Second Team All-American two years in a row by the United Soccer Coaches, as well as USC First Team All-Region in 2019.  

Transaction: Chicago Fire FC signs goalkeeper Aaron Katsimpalis to an MLS NEXT Pro professional. 

Name: Aaron Katsimpalis 

Position: Goalkeeper 

Height: 6’0” 

Weight: 180 lbs. 

Date of Birth: November 27, 1998 

Hometown: Harrison Township, Michigan 

Birthplace: Harrison Township, Michigan 

Citizenship: United States of America