CHICAGO -- The Chicago Fire Soccer Club is set to host a doubleheader with the National Women’s Soccer League side Chicago Red Stars at Toyota Park on Saturday, May 9. The Fire will kick off against Real Salt Lake at 2 p.m. CT (CSN Chicago), followed by the Red Stars vs. Boston Breakers match at 4 p.m. CT.
All tickets purchased for the Fire vs. Real Salt Lake match will also include a complimentary, General Admission ticket for the Red Stars game (seating limited to East stands at Toyota Park). Single-game tickets for Fire matches are available via Ticketmaster and www.Chicago-Fire.com.
“We are excited to host the Red Stars for a doubleheader at Toyota Park for the second consecutive year,” said Fire COO Atul Khosla. “As both clubs continue to play a crucial role in the development of the game here in Chicago, we’re pleased to again partner with the Red Stars and give fans a full afternoon of live soccer.”
Fans wishing to make use of the Pub To Pitch bus program for the Chicago Fire match are invited to also stay for the ensuing Red Stars contest. Pub To Pitch riders planning to stay for the Red Stars game MUST RSVP for the return bus back to Chicago by emailing email@example.com by Thursday, May 7. Buses following the Fire match will return to all of their original pubs, and a late bus following the Red Stars contest will make stops at Cleo's and the Globe Pub. All buses will leave 20 minutes after the final whistle of each match.
The Fire will take the field Saturday looking for a fourth consecutive home victory, while the Red Stars are unbeaten at 2-0-1 thus far in 2015.