Eastern Conference-leader Philadelphia and Chicago square off
Chester, Pennsylvania; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Conference-leader Philadelphia faces the Chicago Fire.
The Union are 8-2-3 against Eastern Conference teams. Philadelphia is 6-0-0 when it scores at least three goals.
The Fire are 3-5-5 against Eastern Conference opponents. Chicago is fourth in the league with 116 shots on goal, averaging 5.3 per game.
The matchup Saturday is the first meeting this season between the two teams.
LAST 10 GAMES: Philadelphia: 3-3-4, averaging 1.6 goals, 1.1 assists, 5.1 shots on goal and 6.3 corner kicks per game while allowing two goals per game.
Chicago: 1-5-4, averaging 1.5 goals, 0.8 assists, 5.5 shots on goal and 5.8 corner kicks per game while allowing two goals per game.
Chicago: None listed.