Player Details


Chinonso Offor


(chee-NON-soh oh-FOR)


6' 3"


185 lbs

Date of Birth

5.27.2000 (21)


Jos, Nigeria



Position Detail


Preferred Side




Roster Category


Player Category

2021 MLS Regular Season
2021 MLS Regular Season
Career Summary

2021 (CHICAGO FIRE): Played 22 minutes in the 3-2 loss to Inter Miami on Aug. 18 at DRV PNK Stadium ... Started and played 58 minutes in the 1-0 win against the Columbus Crew on Aug. 15 at Soldier Field ... Assisted Luka Stojanović’s first goal in the 2-1 win against the New York Red Bulls on Aug. 8 at Soldier Field ... Started and played 87 minutes in the 0-0 tie with New York City FC on Aug. 4 at Soldier Field ... Started and played 64 minutes in the 1-1 tie with the Philadelphia Union on Aug. 1 at Subaru Park ... Played 32 minutes in the 2-1 loss to Toronto FC on July 24 at Soldier Field ... Played the final 16 minutes of the 2-2 tie with D.C. United on July 21 at Soldier Field ... Played the second half of the 5-1 loss to Nashville SC on July 17 at Nissan Stadium ... Scored his first career MLS goal in the 3-1 win against Orlando City SC on July 7 at Soldier Field ... Played 18 minutes in the 3-0 win against Atlanta United FC on July 3 ... Came on as a sub in the 63rd minute of the 3-3 tie with the Philadelphia Union on June 26 at Soldier Field ... Played 11 minutes in the 1-0 loss to FC Cincinnati on June 23 at Soldier Field ... Started and played 45 minutes in the 2-0 loss to the Columbus Crew on June 19 at Historic Crew Stadium ... Played the final 13 minutes in the 1-0 loss to CF Montréal on May 29 at Soldier Field ... Played the final seven minutes of the 1-0 win against Inter Miami CF on May 22 at Soldier Field ... Came in for Robert Berić in the 78th minute of the 1-0 loss against D.C. United on May 13 at Audi Field ... Came on for Elliot Collier and played 33 minutes in the 2-0 loss to the Philadelphia Union on May 8 at Soldier Field ... Subbed in for Álvaro Medrán and played 21 minutes in the 2-0 loss against New York Red Bulls on May 1 at Red Bull Arena ... in for Played 87 minutes in the 3-1 loss to Atlanta United on April 24 ... Made his MLS debut as a starter, going 75 minutes in the Fire’s 2-2 tie with New England Revolution on April 17 at Soldier Field.

How he joined the Club: Acquired on Nov. 13, 2020 via transfer from Latvian first division Club FK Rīgas Futbola Skola

Offor joins the Fire after spending the past two-and-a-half seasons in the Latvian first division, where he notched 16 goals and seven assists in 40 games played across all competitions. Offor’s contract with the Fire will begin in January 2021. He is under contract with the Fire through the 2023 season with a Club option for the 2024 season.

The striker originally began his professional career in 2019 with BFC Daugavpils. In two seasons with the Club, he scored 10 goals in 23 appearances (22 starts). Since signing with FK Rīgas Futbola Skola on July 19, Offor has scored six goals in 13 league appearances in 2020. He also made one appearance in the UEFA Europa League, featuring against Serbian powerhouse FK Partizan on Aug. 27.

Offor will occupy an international slot on the Fire’s 2021 roster. He is the 13th player on the Club’s roster age 23 or younger.