Saturday at 7:30 p.m., PPL Park

TV: TCN

Records: Fire, 2-6-1; Union, 4-4-3.

Fire on the road: 0-3-1; Union at home: 1-2-2.

Goals for: Fire 6; Union 14

Goals against: Fire 15; Union 18

Last MLS outing: The Fire lost to the visiting Union, 1-0, on May 11. The Union lost, 4-1, to the visiting Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday

About the Fire: Maicon Santos leads the Fire with two goals. . . . Midfielder-forward Chris Rolfe has one goal and a team-high 25 shots. . . . The Fire have a two-game losing streak, both shutouts. . . . Midfielder Jeff Larentowicz, of Chestnut Hill Academy, didn't play against the Union last week after receiving a red card during the Fire's 2-0 loss to Montreal on April 27. A Fire official said that Larentowicz is expected back in the starting lineup against the Union.

About the Union: Jack McInerney, who scored the game-winner last week against Chicago, leads MLS with seven goals and with four game-winning goals. . . . Wednesday was the second time the Union have allowed more than two goals this season, and the first since an opening 3-1 loss to Sporting Kansas City. . . . Defender Jeff Parke, who has missed the last two games with a hamstring injury, is listed as questionable. He participated in training during the week.

- Marc Narducci

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