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Hamlett's team was poor at home

Charlie Corr quotes Fire goalkeeper Jon Busch's endorsement of Chicago coach Denis Hamlett:, "I think he's done a great job leading this team ... they should give him a new contract." On Tuesday, the Fire announced Hamlett's departure. Although Hamlett guided Chicago to the conference final in both his seasons, Corr says that, "... the heavy defensive structure also could have been Hamlett's downfall. The Fire had the league's worst offense at home. They averaged only one goal a game over the final 19 regular-season matches."

 

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