Tag: Soldier Field

Illinois Cities in overdrive to entice Bears

Another option for new Chicago Bears stadium

A South suburb is the latest to try to lure the National Football League (NFL) team Chicago Bears out of the City (read Chicago in Illinois, US). ‘abc7chicago.com’ stated that a news release sent out in this regard read, “The Cook County (Illinois, US) Commissioner Monica Gordon is... » Read more

Chicago Mayor against Bears’ flight

Chicago major sees possibility to keep Bears at Soldier Field

The Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson believes the National Football League (NFL) team Chicago Bears may stay in the City, at their longtime home of Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois (US), rather than move to the suburbs. ‘NBC Sports’ stated that Johnson met with top Bears officials recently and... » Read more

Pulling out all ‘stops’ to stop Bears’ flight

New Soldier Field renderings published

Hoping to turn the eyes of the National Football League (NFL) team Chicago Bears and capture their fans’ imaginations, the developer behind the City’s effort to redevelop the Bears’ residence – the Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois (US) – unveiled a video on January 8th depicting... » Read more

Soldier Field a desired venue sans Bears too

Soldier Field design update July 2022

As Chicago (US) looks to keep the National Football League (NFL) team Chicago Bears playing at Soldier Field, with the team currently considering a new stadium outside the City, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has unveiled three potential renovation plans for the iconic stadium, including expanded... » Read more

It’s Arlington Park or bust for Chicago Bears

Future of Soldier Field

The National Football League (NFL) team Chicago Bears are positioned for a future relocation from downtown Chicago to the suburb of Arlington Heights in order to build a new “world-class” stadium. ‘CBS Sports’ stated that Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is proposing the City make its own... » Read more

‘Fire all ‘fire’d up over allowing fans back

Chicago Fire FC to host fans at season opener

The Major League Soccer (MLS) team Chicago Fire FC and Chicago (US) Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot recently announced plans to welcome soccer fans back to the former’s residence – Soldier Field – from April 17th , 2021, the team’s home opener, as part of the City’s ‘Open Chicago’... » Read more

Chicago wilfully misses 2026 World Cup bus

Chicago Soldier Field

The city of Chicago, Illinois (US) is no longer in the running to become a host venue for the 2026 FIFA World Cup™. The above development was confirmed recently via a conference call with FIFA Chief Tournaments and Events Officer Colin Smith and former U.S. Soccer CEO Dan Flynn. In March 2018,... » Read more