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Fire coach Frank Klopas classified injured captain Logan Pause as day-to-day on Friday after the midfielder hurt his hamstring and groin in Wednesday's 2-0 win over the Charlotte Eagles in the third round of the U.S. Open Cup.

Fire center back Arne Friedrich returned to Germany Tuesday to work with his therapist, Thomas Fennewald, to get treatment for hip tightness.


The Fire beat the Charlotte Eagles 2-0 in the third round of the U.S. Open Cup at Winthrop University Wednesday. The Fire will host the Columbus Crew on June 12 in the fourth round of the tournament.

Newly acquired midfielder Mike Magee trained with the Fire for the first time Monday since the Los Angeles Galaxy traded him to Chicago in exchange for the MLS rights to Robbie Rogers.

Fire midfielder Victor Pineda has been selected by the United States Under-20 Team to participated in the 2013 Toulon Tournament from May 28-June 8 in Toulon, France. The roster consists of 22 players.

The Fire announced Monday that the date of their potential third-round match in the U.S. Open Cup against the Charlotte Eagles has been moved to May 29 at Winthrop University.

The Fire announced Thursday that goalkeeper Sean Johnson was selected by the U.S. Men's National Team for its friendly against Belgium at FirstEnergy Field in Cleveland on May 29.

The Fire announced Wednesday that it will begin U.S. Open Cup play on May 28. The Fire will play the winner of a May 21 matchup between the Seattle Sounders U-23 (PDL) and Charlotte Eagles (USL-PRO).


The Fire's appeal of the red card that Jeff Larentowicz received in Saturday's 2-0 loss to the Impact in Montreal was not upheld, the league said in a statement on Wednesday.


The Fire announced Wednesday that the club will host Mexican Primera Division champions Club América in a friendly on July 10 at Toyota Park. This is the third consecutive season the Fire will play a Mexican club at Toyota Park.

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