WATCH: Chicago Fire score extraordinary wind-assisted 99th-minute winner vs Montreal in MLS

Chicago Fire players celebrate a late winner against Montreal in MLS in March 2024.
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Chicago Fire beat Montreal CF 4-3 in the most dramatic of circumstances on Saturday – thanks to an extraordinary wind-assisted winner deep in added time in the teams' MLS clash at Soldier Field.

The home side had been 2-0 and 3-1 down, but launched a remarkable late comeback to level at 3-3 and the Men in Red got some help from the Windy City to seal an improbable victory in front of their fans.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.