The Chicago Fire host Inter Miami CF on Saturday in a MLS Eastern Conference fixture. The Chicago Fire are 13th in the conference table at 8-8-13 on 32 points with a goal difference of -10. Chicago was able to take one point on the road in Columbus when battling to a 0-0 draw with the Crew last Saturday. Each of Chicago’s last two matches have ended in a scoreless draw.
Chicago has not scored a goal in four consecutive matches following its 0-0 draw last Saturday with Columbus Crew. For the third time since October of last year, Chicago has gone four consecutive matches without a goal. Kacper Przybylko is the leading goal scorer for Chicago with five, while two others have scored four goals each. Xherdan Shaqiri is the leader in assists with six.
Inter Miami is ninth in the conference table at 10-6-12 on 36 points with a goal difference of -11. Inter Miami was defeated by Columbus Crew 1-0 on August 31 in its most recent MLS fixture. Inter Miami is winless in each of its last two matches in the MLS and has been outscored 4-1 over that span with just one goal against New York in a 3-1 loss prior to losing to Columbus.
Inter Miami has only one victory in its most recent 11 matches on the road with three draws and seven losses. Both of the road victories for Inter Miami this season were against clubs from the Western Conference. Gonzalo Higuain is the leading goal scorer for Miami with nine, while Leonardo Campana has scored eight. Bryce Duke is the leader in assists with four.