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By the numbers | Where the Chicago Fire ranked as a team in 2017

By the numbers: Individual | Team

2017 was a breakout campaign for the Chicago Fire, as they rose from the Eastern Conference basement to a third-place finish by the time the regular season had concluded.

Statistically, the Fire as a team finished in the top-10 in 12 key offensive and defensive categories across Major League Soccer, seven of which were finishes in the top-5.

Have a look at how the numbers bore out for head coach Veljko Paunovic's side compared to the rest of MLS in the table below.

Category Amount MLS Rank
Goals 61 3
Assists 64 2
Shots (ex. blocks) 340 T-10
Shots on Target 167 T-6
Shooting Accuracy 49.12 2
Fouls Committed 393 T-14
Fouls Suffered 407 13
Passes 16,094 6
Successful Passes 13,262 T-4
Pass Completion 82.4% 2
Chances Created 319 12
Minutes/Goal 50.16 3
Clearances 714 9
Blocks 78 16
Interceptions 461 6
Clean Sheets 11 4