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David Accam undergoes hernia operation

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Chicago Fire midfielder David Accam underwent bilateral sports hernia surgery on Tuesday.   The procedure was performed without complication by Dr. William Hutchinson at the Pacific Coast Hernia Center. Accam appeared in 30 matches and played 2,177 minutes for the Men In Red this season, both career highs for his time in Major League Soccer. Accam additionally set MLS career ...

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Accam’s backheel finish nominated for Goal of the Year

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Black Stars and Chicago Fire forward David Accam has been nominated for MLS Goal of the Year for his strike against Orlando City SC in June. Accam finished off a brilliant team move with a cheeky back heel finish in a game where he scored a hat trick to steer the side to a 4-0 win. The 27 year old ...

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Accam excited at MLS Playoff opportunity

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Ghana’s David Accam says he is happy to be in the MLS playoffs with his team, Chicago Fire, and is hoping for success. After a four-year absence, the Fire are back in the playoffs on the back of a good regular season which saw them finishing 3rd in the Eastern Conference. Accam scored 14 goals this season and he is ...

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In demand: Accam reveals growing interest from clubs

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Ghana and Chicago Fire midfielder David Accam has acknowledged that his rich vein of form has led to increased interest in his services from a number of clubs across Europe. His 12 goals for Fire this season ranks fifth on the MLS scoring chart to go with 7 assists that has elevated Chicago to second on the Eastern Conference standings. ...

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Accam bags hat-trick as Chicago Fire torch Orlando Fire

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Ghana’s David Accam played out an outstanding display for Chicago Fire as they thumped Orlando City 4-0 in the Major League Soccer in the United States on Saturday. Accam had been in good form since the start of the season and fans and followers of the league had been speaking of his making the MLS All Star team and his ...

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Record breaker Accam strangely ignored by Black Stars

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Pacy Ghanaian forward David Accam has made history with his club side Chicago Fire in the MLS after becoming the first player in their history to score in five consecutive matches. A Fire first. Congrats to @iamdavidaccam on becoming the first-ever #cf97 player to score in 5️⃣ straight games❗️🖐🏽 pic.twitter.com/jIdh2CvYMo — Chicago Fire (@ChicagoFire) May 26, 2017 However his form ...

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Bastian Schweinsteiger set to join Chicago Fire from Man United

Bastian Schweinsteiger is set to be the latest big name to join Major League Soccer.

World Cup winner Bastian Schweinsteiger has joined Major League Soccer side the Chicago Fire, according to the Chicago Tribune. The Manchester United midfielder has been a long-term target for the franchise, having been spotted meeting with Fire manager Veljko Paunovic in November 2016. “We’re adding someone who has won at every level, including the very highest levels, and has done ...

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Accam scores for Chicago Fire in 1-1 draw with Columbus Crew

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Black Stars forward David Accam got his first goal of the new MLS season on match day one as Chicago Fire drew 1-1 away to Columbus Crew. Accam came up against fellow Black Stars players, Harrison Afful and Jonathan Mensah in the match but they could not stop him from finding the net in the 73rd minute. In fact, Afful ...

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David Accam on target for Chicago Fire in 2-2 draw with LA Galaxy

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David Accam converted a spot kick for Chicago Fire in a 2-2 draw with LA Galaxy on Wednesday at Toyota Park to extend their home-unbeaten streak to 11 games in all competitions. Accam fired a calm finish in the lower right corner for his seventh goal of the season after Luis Solignac tripped the Argentine forward in the box. Galaxy ...

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Walter Yallop: Accam’s offensive potential excites me

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Ghana International David Accam has earned plaudits in the Major League Soccer after his fine performances for his new side, Chicago Fire. Having moved from Swedish side Helsinborg, Accam has started three of his four appearances in the MLS, including a Man of the Match performance against New York City in which he scored the winner. Frank Walter Yallop has ...

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