Fire drop fifth game in 6 tries, 1-0 to Cincinnati

                                                                                                                                                                                                   
 
Associated Press
Updated 6/23/2021 10:42 PM

Alvaro Barreal scored his first goal of the season to help FC Cincinnati beat the Chicago Fire 1-0 on Wednesday night.

Cincinnati (2-5-1) won for the first time in three matches. Chicago (1-7-1) lost for the fifth time in six games.

 

Barreal bent a shot around the wall on a free kick in the 50th minute. Goalkeeper Bobby Shuttleworth got two hands on it but it bounced off the inside of the post and went into the goal.

Shuttleworth made 11 saves, but Chicago's offense struggled -- getting its first shot on goal in the 63rd minute.

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