2019 MLS – New York City vs Chicago Fire Preview & Prediction

THE FACTS

When does New York City vs Chicago Fire kick off? Thursday 25th April, 2019 – 00:00 (UK)

Where is New York City vs Chicago Fire being played? Yankee Stadium

What television channel is New York City vs Chicago Fire on in the UK? This match will not be televised live in the UK

Where can I stream New York City vs Chicago Fire in the UK? This match cannot be streamed live in the UK

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Where can I get tickets for New York City vs Chicago Fire?

New York City – https://www.nycfc.com/tickets/single-match-tickets

Chicago Fire – https://www.chicago-fire.com/tickets/single-game

THE TEAM NEWS

NEW YORK CITY

Predicted line-up (3-4-2-1): Johnson; Chanot, Sands, Callens; Tinnerholm, Ring, Ofori, Matarrita; Tajouri, Moralez; Heber

Unavailable: Mitrita (Injured)

Doubtful: Castellanos (Injured)

CHICAGO FIRE

Predicted line-up (4-2-3-1): Ousted; Kappelhof, Marcelo, Schweinsteiger, Gutjahr; McCarty, Mihailovic; Sapong, Gaitan, Katai; Nikolic

Unavailable: Reynolds (Injured), Corrales (Injured), Frankowski (Injured), Herbers (Injured), Edwards (Injured)

Doubtful:

THE PREDICTION

Goals seem assured in this one between two Eastern Conference rivals, particularly as Chicago Fire's away matches tend to feature plenty of them. There have been over 2.5 in 20 of their last 22 away league matches, so for it could be belter at Yankee Stadium.