(AP) -- The Chicago Fire remain winless even though no Eastern Conference team has scored more. No club has scored less than the New England Revolution, and missing their top defender will only make it tougher to slow down the Fire attack.
New England, though, has improved offensively and the better record going into Saturday's matchup in Chicago.
Reigning MLS Defender of the Year Jose Goncalves is likely to sit out with a right quad injury suffered in a 2-0 win over Houston last Saturday. Goncalves has keyed the Revolution allowing four goals over their last five matches and leading the league last season with 14 shutouts. (MORE)