[MLS PRESEASON: Desert Diamond Cup]Chicago improved to 6-0-0 with a 2-0 win over host FC Tucson on goals by Alex and Bakary Soumare in the opening game of Saturday's tripleheader at the FC Desert Diamond Cup.
Juan Anangono, Patrick Nyarko and Jeff Larentowicz all it the woodwork for the Fire, which the entire game with the same of mostly projected starters.
--Mike Magee, the 2013 MLS MVP, will join the team next week. He had been in New York for the MLS media events. Grant Ward, the Tottenham academy player who had impressed during his two-week trial -- he scored from outside the area in the 2-1 win over Colorado on Wednesday -- returned to England. Austrian outside back Thomas Piermayrremains with the team.
Feb. 22 in Tucson, Ariz.
FC Tucson 0 Chicago 2.
Chicago --Johnson; Palmer, Ianni, Soumare, Segares; Larentowicz; Nyarko, Rolfe, Alex, Duka; Anangono.