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7- The opposing team has scored first in seven of the nine MLS league matches so far this season
1- New York has scored more than once in only three of their last fifteen MLS league matches.
22- Andrés Reyes still leads the league in interceptions with 22 in nine appearances this season.
18- Cristian Cásseres Jr. is tied for third in the league in total attacking assists.
10- In his 16-year MLS career, Chicago forward Kei Kamara has played for 10 different MLS clubs. In 398 total appearances, he has 142 goals and 54 assists, including three goals for the Fire this season
1- Carlos Coronel and Chicago goalkeeper Chris Brady have each only kept one clean sheet in 16 total appearances.