BRIDGEVIEW, Illinois — Chicago's Kennedy Igboananike scored his second goal of the game in the 73rd minute to give the lowly Fire a 3-2 home win against the New York Red Bulls, inflicting their first loss in seven games.
New York has not won in Chicago for ten years.
After New York's Sacha Kljestan opened the scoring with a penalty in the 10th minute, Igboananike equalized in the 22nd for Chicago, which remains in last place in the Eastern Conference.
Ronald Zubar made it 2-2 in the 49th from a well-worked play after a corner.
In the day's other game, Colorado recorded an overdue home victory by beating Houston 2-1.
The winning goal came in the 79th minute when Kevin Doyle climbed over a defender to head home Sean St. Ledger's cross.