Chicago Fire signs 2 defenders

The Chicago Fire has signed defenders Kwame Watson-Siriboe and

Steve Kinney.

Watson-Siriboe was drafted in the second round this year (26th

overall) from the University of Connecticut. Kinney was selected by

the club in the third round (45th overall) out of Elon.

Watson-Siriboe played four seasons at Connecticut and was named

2009 Big East Co-Defender of the Year. Kinney started 78 games at

Elon, earning First Team All-Southern Conference three times during

his four-year tenure.