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Chicago Fire FC Announces Venue Change for Two Home Matches

May 16, 2024 - Major League Soccer (MLS)
Chicago Fire FC News Release

CHICAGO - Chicago Fire FC announced today a venue change for the Club's home matches on September 7 versus D.C. United and September 28 versus Toronto FC. Due to conflicts at Soldier Field with the Chicago Bears' 2024 NFL schedule, the September 7 and September 28 matches will be held at SeatGeek Stadium in Bridgeview, Ill.

Per the lease agreement with Soldier Field, the Fire are unable to host matches within five days of a Bears' home game. The Bears are scheduled to play regular season games at Soldier Field on September 8 and September 29.

Ticket Information

All ticket sales for the September 7 match versus D.C. United and the September 28 match versus Toronto FC have been paused and will officially go back on sale on Friday, June 21. Current ticket holders for September 7 and September 28 will have these matches temporarily frozen on their accounts as the Club works to relocate these seats to SeatGeek Stadium. All fans who purchased their tickets directly from the Chicago Fire will be guaranteed comparable seating locations at SeatGeek Stadium.

Ticket holders for September 7 and September 28 who purchased their tickets from third-party resale sites or from will be refunded by the original point of sale and can repurchase for the new event once it goes on-sale to the public. Any questions regarding tickets or refunds should be directed to the original point of sale.

Chicago Fire Season Ticket Members and Premium Seating Ticket holders will be receiving additional communication directly from their ticket representatives.

For more information and questions on the venue change, please visit:

The Fire will host reigning MLS Cup Champion Columbus Crew this weekend on Saturday, May 18 at Soldier Field at 7:30 p.m. CT. This Saturday's match will honor those have served with Military Night, presented by Hyundai, ahead of the upcoming Memorial Day holiday. Tickets for the match are available starting at $29 and can be purchased HERE via Ticketmaster or by calling 888-MLS-FIRE. The match will be broadcast globally on Apple TV, streamed in English on, and transmitted locally in Spanish on WRTO 1200 AM.

For additional information on Chicago Fire FC, including information on the 2024 MLS Season, please visit: For regular Club updates, follow Chicago Fire FC on Twitter (@chicagofire and @vamosfire using hashtags #CF97 and #VamosFire), Instagram ( @chicagofire), TikTok ( @chicagofire), and Facebook at 

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