Chicago Fire 2018 Roster

This roster composition page reflects players that the league has received ALL paperwork for (ITC, Visas, federation registration, etc.) in order to be officially added to a team’s 2018 roster and be made available for MLS game selection as of October 30, 2018.

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30-man Active Roster (Spots 1-30)#POSROSTER STATUSR.S.PLAYER CATEGORYCAT.NOTE
Adams, Mo19MSupplementalSUP, On loanOLINTLOn loanOL
Bronico, Brandt13MSeniorSR  
Campbell, Jonathan16DSeniorSR  
Campos, Diego17FReserveRESINTL 
Collier, Elliot28FReserveRESINTL 
Conner, Drew18MReserveRESHG 
Corrales, Jorge25DSeniorSR  
de Leeuw, Michael8FSeniorSRINTL 
Dean, Christian26DSeniorSR  
Del Grecco, Nicolas24DSeniorSR, On loanOLINTLOn loanOL
Edwards, Raheem7M/DReserveRESINTL 
Gordon, Alan21FSeniorSR  
Hasler, Nico22DSeniorSRINTL 
Johnson, Daniel20MSupplementalSUP  
Kappelhof, Johan4DSeniorSR  
Katai, Aleksandar10MSeniorSRINTL 
Lillard, Grant15DReserveRESHG 
McCarty, Dax6MSeniorSR  
McLain, Patrick32GKSupplementalSUP  
Mihailovic, Djordje14MReserveRESHG 
Movsisyan, Yura FSeniorSR  
Nikolic, Nemanja23FSeniorSRDP, INTL 
Polster, Matt2MSeniorSR  
Sanchez, Richard45GKSeniorSR  
Schweinsteiger, Bastian31MSeniorSRDP, INTL 
Solignac, Luis9FSeniorSR, Disabled ListDLINTLDisabled ListDL
Vincent, Brandon3DSeniorSR  
     
     
     
27 of 30 spots filled
Players that do not count against the 30-man active roster
Cleveland, Stefan30GKReserveRES, On loanOLLoaned to: USLOL: USL 

"R.S." = Roster Status, "CAT" = Player Category

"SR" = Senior Roster, "SUP" = Supplmental Roster, "RES" = Supplmental Roster, "OL" = On loan, "DP" = Designated Player, "YDP" = Young Designated Player", "INTL" = International Player, "HG" = Homegrown Player, "GA" = Generation adidas, "GA-C" = Generation adidas Canada, "SL" = "Disabled List", "SEI" = "Season-Ending Injury", "SPND" = "Suspended"

Roster Composition

Senior Roster (Spots 1-20)
1Bronico, Brandt
2Campbell, Jonathan
3Corrales, Jorge
4de Leeuw, MichaelINTL
5Dean, Christian
6Del Grecco, NicolasINTL
7Gordon, Alan
8Hasler, NicoINTL
9Kappelhof, Johan
10Katai, AleksandarINTL
11McCarty, Dax
12Movsisyan, Yura
13Nikolic, NemanjaDP, INTL
14Polster, Matt
15Sanchez, Richard
16Schweinsteiger, BastianDP, INTL
17Solignac, LuisINTL
18Vincent, Brandon
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20
Supplemental Roster (Spots 21-24)
21Adams, MoINTL
22Johnson, Daniel
23McLain, Patrick
24
Reserve Roster (Spots 25-30)
25Campos, DiegoINTL
26Collier, ElliotINTL
27Conner, DrewHG
28Edwards, RaheemINTL
29Lillard, GrantHG
30Mihailovic, DjordjeHG
Designated Players
1Nikolic, NemanjaINTL
2Schweinsteiger, BastianINTL
International slots
1Campos, Diego
2Collier, Elliot
3de Leeuw, Michael
4Edwards, Raheem
5Hasler, Nico
6Katai, Aleksandar
7Nikolic, Nemanja
8Schweinsteiger, Bastian
International players that don't count against slots
LAdams, MoOn loanOL
LDel Grecco, NicolasOn loanOL
ISolignac, LuisDisabled ListDL
Unavailable Players
Adams, MoOn loanOL
Del Grecco, NicolasOn loanOL
Solignac, LuisDisabled ListDL
Cleveland, StefanLoaned to: USLOL: USL
Season-ending Injury List

Notes

  • A club's active roster is comprised of up to 30 players. All 30 players are eligible for selection to each 18-player game-day squad during the regular season and playoffs.
  • SENIOR: (ON-BUDGET) Up to 20 players, occupying roster spots 1-20, count against the club's 2018 Salary Budget of $4,035,000 (USD), and are referred to collectively as the club's Senior Roster.
  • SUPPLEMENTAL & RESERVE: (OFF-BUDGET) The salaries of players on the Supplemental Roster (spots 21-24) and Reserve Roster (spots 25-30) do not count toward a club's Salary Budget.
  • INTL: In 2018, a total of 184 international roster spots are divided among the 23 clubs. These spots are tradable, in full season increments, so some clubs may have more than eight and some clubs may have fewer than eight.
  • DP & Young DP: The Designated Player Rule allows clubs to acquire up to three players whose total compensation and acquisition costs exceed the Maximum Salary Budget Charge, with the club bearing financial responsibility for the amount of compensation above each player's Salary Budget Charge. A Designated Player 23 years old (or younger than the age of 23) during the League Year is a Young Designated Player Budget Charge. Designated Player spots are not tradable.
  • HG: A club may sign a player to a contract without subjecting him to the MLS SuperDraft if the player has been a member of a club's youth academy for at least one year and has met the necessary training and retention requirements. Players joining MLS through this mechanism are known as Homegrown Players.
  • GA & GA-C: Generation adidas (GA) and Generation adidas Canada (GA-C) are joint programs between MLS and adidas that are dedicated to developing exceptional domestic talent in a professional environment. Until a player graduates from the program, Generation adidas players are on a club's Supplemental Roster and are not charged against the team's salary budget.
  • All roster rules and regulations

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