Schweinsteiger and Fire mess up season opener
World champion Bastian Schweinsteiger lost at the MLS season opener with his Chicago Fire. Chicago can even reverse a 2-0 backlog.
At the start of the MLS season, world champion Bastian Schweinsteiger has just lost with the Chicago Fire.
Against Sporting Kansas City, Schweinsteiger and Co. a 3-4 defeat.
The guests from Kansas got off to a better start and led by Felipe Gutierrez (9. ) and Johnny Russell (44th) with 2:0 for the break.
After the break, the hosts played Aleksandar Katai (70th) and a double pack of Nemanja Nikolic (74th, 82nd). But the joy was short-lived, as Jimmy Medranda was in 83rd place. Kansas in the second minute. Gutierrez scored in the 86th minute. In the second minute, even the winning goal for the guests.
Schweinsteiger played through 90 minutes and prepared a goal. But the former Bayern player also received a yellow card.