Forward Madison partners with Chicago Fire

Forward Madison FC announced a new affiliation agreement with Chicago Fire FC of Major League Soccer. According to an announcement by the organization, under the terms of the partnership, the Flamingos will have the opportunity to receive players on loan and host an exhibition game with the Fire.

Forward Madison launched as a professional soccer club in Madison in May 2018. Chicago Fire Chicago Fire FC boasts one MLS Cup and four U.S. Open Cup trophies. Forward Madison Head Coach and Technical Director Daryl Shore was a Fire assistant from 2000–2010, and former FMFC managing director Peter Wilt was the Fire’s first general manager from 1997–2005.