CF Vs SS Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Chicago Fire look to register their first win of the season when the side steps out for its opening MLS Is Back clash
They failed to register a single win in their opening couple of matches in the 2020 edition of Major League Soccer, a predicament Chicago Fire will be looking to overturn when they take on Seattle Sounders today. For Chicago Fire, their first clash of the new look MLS Is Back competition takes on added importance with the club looking to get its Group A soiree off to a bang.
And they are taking on a Seattle Sounders side they are well familiar with. These two sides had squared off against each other back in their MLS 2020 season opener, an edge of the seat thriller where Seattle Sounders scored twice after being a goal down to accrue three points on the day.
They had a strong start to their sojourn in Group B as well with the side showing resillinace and grit against New England Revolution to pull off a gutsy 0-0 draw and with it rake up their first point of the group. Having already putdown their opponents of the day previously this season, Sounders will be quietly confident of picking up the three points today and with it keeping their unbeaten record intact in Group B.
For Chicago Fire, the biggest qualm conventionally has been the attacking docket of the game. The side has been queasy when trying to string together attacking plays, a peril which has left them in a quagmire traditionally and will lead to their downfall today as well.
Probable Playing 11
- Johan, Azira and Jeremiah are all going to sit out the imminent encounter for Fire with the team ravaged by injuries.
Kenneth, Bronico, Pineda, Calvo, Jonathan, Gaston, Frankowski, Medran, Herbers, Djordje, Beric
Stefan Frei (GK), Trey Muse, Stefan Cleveland, Joevin Jones, Shane O’Neill, Kelvin Leerdam, Alex Roldan, Nouhou Tolo, Xavier Arreaga, Yeimar Gomez-Andrade, Nicolas Lodeiro
Match: Fire Vs Sounders Group B
Date And Time: 14th July, Tuesday- 6:30pm IST
Venue: Wide World of Sports Complex, Bay Lake
Top Goal Scorer
- Beric: 1 Goal
- Morris: 2 Goals
Revolution Vs Fire: 1-1
Sounders Vs Earthquake: 0-0
CF Vs SS Dream11 Goal-Keeper
Chicago Fire’s Kenneth will be snared as our goal-keeper for today’s clash. With his side’s attacking facet waning and regressing in form, the goal-keeper will be handed to pull off a perseverant display of shot stopping, one he’s shown on ample occasions he’s capable of doing.
CF Vs SS Dream11 Defenders
A cleansheet for them in the previous tie along with the laxity of their opponent’s attacking docket made it prudent of us to reign in only names from Seattle Sounders in this slot. We are going to be indulging in the services of a trio from the team, one which can easily shut down a beleaguered attacking unit from scoring.
The guile filled and expansive trio of Kelvin Leerdam, Xavier Arreaga and Nouhou Tolo will all be inducted into our framework for the imminent tie.
CF Vs SS Dream11 Midfielders
Where Chicago Fire have a lacklustre attack, there defensive docket doesn’t inspire the most confidence either. This is a languishing side, a team which went onto crumble when they met the Sounders the last time around as they shipped in two goals to lose 2-1.
It’s a backline the vibrant and enigmatic partnership of Nicolas Lodeiro and Cristian Roldan is going to love coming across against to see them both make an appearance for us today. Elsewhere, we’ll are going to be roping in Chicago Fire’s Gaston Gimenez with the player scoring the last time these two met in the league with the extradonaire Djordje Mihailovic being brought in as his partner.
CF Vs SS Dream11 Strikers
Responsible for turning things around against Chicago Fire before Coronavirus struck with two goals in the side’s 2-1 win, striker Jordan Morris was always the first name on our mind of the imminent clash. He finds company in the luscious Raul Ruidiaz who struck for the side in their immediate next clash while Robert Beric from the other side of the slot will bring down the curtains on our set of picks today.
Captain And Vice-Captain
The 2 goals against Sounders the last time around see us rope in Morris as our captain for the day while Raul is the vice-captain.
Dream 11 Team
Kenneth, Tolo, Leerdam, Arreaga, Roldan, Lodeiro, Djordje, Gimenez, Raul, Robert, Jordan
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