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Article posted: 9/27/2013 6:16 PM

Chicago Fire scouting report

Montreal Impact at Chicago Fire

When: 7:30 p.m. at Toyota Park

TV: Channel 50

Scouting the Montreal Impact: The third-place Impact (13-9-6, 45 points) boasts the league's top scorer, 37-year-old Marco Di Vaio, who has 18 goals. However, the Impact has lost its last two MLS matches. Felipe Martins is suspended for this game.

Scouting the Fire: The Fire (11-12-6, 39 points) will be without suspended center back Bakary Soumare. The Fire is in sixth place, 1 point out of a playoff spot. Of the 43 goals the Fire has allowed this season, 21 have come in the final 30 minutes of matches.

Next: at D.C. United, 7 p.m. Friday at RFK Stadium.

-- Orrin Schwarz

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