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Philadelphia Union at Chicago Fire - Match #30 - Game Thread

The Philadelphia Union attempt to play the role of spoiler as they travel to Chicago to take on the likely playoff bound Chicago Fire.

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Philadelphia Union starting XI: MacMath, Gaddis, Williams, Okugo, Valdes, Carroll, Lahoud, Cruz, M.Farfan, Daniel, McInerney

Philadelphia Union bench: Konopka, Albright, Gomez, Hoppenot, Pfeffer, Torres, Hoffman.

Chicago Fire starting XI: Johnson; Anibaba, Friedrich, Berry, Gargan; Nyarko, Pause, Paladini, Fernandez; Rolfe, MacDonald

Chicago Fire bench: Tornaghi, Videira, Thompson, Videira, Alex, Oduro Franco

The Philadelphia Union are on the road at Chicago to take on a Chicago Fire team determined to make the playoffs. Having been mathematically eliminated, the Union have been reduced to playing the role of spoiler and evaluating talent for 2013.

Prediction: In the two previous matches this season, the Chicago Fire have taken all six possible points from the Philadelphia Union. By taking another three, they will take another a big step further in securing their playoff spot this season. Chicago Fire 3-1.

The game can be seen at 8:30 PM on The Comcast Network. Use the thread below to chat about the game with other Union fans. Go Union! DOOP!