BRIDGEVIEW, IL – AUGUST 18: Chris Rolfe #18 of the Chicago Fire is congratulated by teammate Patrick Nyarko #14 after scoring a goal on the New England Revolution in the first half during their MLS match at Toyota Park on August 18, 2012 in Bridgeview, Illinois. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)
By Jack McCarthySpecial to the Tribune
It’s a new partnership up front but Fire forwards Chris Rolfe and Sherjill MacDonald already are growing comfortable together.
Each scored in Saturday night’s 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution. Of more importance, though, they’re constructing a working relationship that really could pay off in the regular season’s final 10 games.
“We’re playing really well together and it’s only going to get better,” said Rolfe, who collected his fourth goal in four games and now has 41 for his Fire career. “We’ve had 21/2 games together and two weeks of training and I love the way he plays.” …Read More