Doug Kieffer

  • joined Mar 04, 2013
  • last login Jul 24, 2014
  • posts 17
  • comments 58

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World Cup Live: Obrigado, Brazil


In which our intrepid reporter party-buses his way out of the group stages and back home to the USA

World Cup Live: Gotta Go, Gotta Go!


Despite declining to travel into the depths of the Amazon, our intrepid correspondent finds getting around in Brazil to be an endless adventure

World Cup Live: Well Met In Natal

Chance meetings, pizza binges, tight schedules and glorious victory

Journey To Brazil III: Ticketing - Who Needs Two?

Our intrepid Doug Kieffer describes the tension and heartache of planning a World Cup trip in this third of an ongoing series

Journey To Brazil, Part II: The World Cup & Me

In advance of his trip to Brazil for the Copa Mundial, Doug Kieffer shares his reminiscences of World Cups stretching back to 1986 - and asks you to share yours

Copa Mundial & Me: My Journey To Brazil, Part I

Hot Time writer Doug Kieffer will be heading to the land of joga bonito this summer for the World Cup, and we'll follow along. His story starts here ...

Who To Boo: On Any Given Sunday ...


Fire's playoff hopes balanced delicately entering the final weekend of the season; each team should know what result they need before kickoff late Sunday afternoon

Who To Boo: Penultimate Edition!


Playoff race on rolling boil with two weeks left; Fire could finish anywhere from third to eighth in the Eastern Conference

Who To Boo: Tonight, Saturday, and the Hex


Doug Keiffer returns to put the whammy on Houston, Philadelphia and New England; bonus suggestions for the penultimate round of the CONCACAF World-Cup qualifying hexagonal

Who To Boo: Sept. 21 Edition


Bevy of East-vs-West matchups make this weekend a simple one for scoreboard-watching

Who To Boo: 'Dos a cero' & The Six-Point Week


Fire have two crucial games this week, and the USA hosts desperate Mexico in Columbus

Who To Boo: Weekend Edition


Playoffs make strange bedfellows; Fire supporters in the odd position of once again hoping Columbus wins

Real Fans Show Up Even When Times Are Tough


There's an argument for being there in bad times as well as good

Support the groups that give fuel to the Fire


Nearly a quarter of MLS teams' revenues come from sponsors. Do you support the organizations that support the Fire?

The Fireplace doesn't roar when it's cold outside


If the team is doing well, fans will show up on a Wednesday night

Who Do You Love (to Hate)? - Chicago Fire Rivals


Great rivalries make for great theatre

Opening Day at Toyota Park Is Almost Here


What will draw people to Toyota Park this season?

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