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Fire trade striker Carr to Dynamo for Oduro

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Fire trade striker Carr to Dynamo for Oduro

Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Posted: 1:20 p.m.
By Leah Hendrickson
CSNChicago.com

The Chicago Fire announced Wednesday that they have traded forward Calen Carr for Ghanaian forward Dominic Oduro. Oduro comes to the Fire from the Houston Dynamo where he appeared in 44 matches, tallying six goals and four assists from 2009-11 for the Dynamo.

The Accra, Ghana native will arrive in Chicago Wednesday afternoon and is expected to train with the team tomorrow morning. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Carr leaves Chicago after five seasons with the Fire. Since being drafted by the Fire in 2006, the striker appeared in 82 games racking up nine goals and three assists.

Blackhawks Talk Podcast: After 20 games, do we know the identity of this Blackhawks team?

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Blackhawks Talk Podcast: After 20 games, do we know the identity of this Blackhawks team?

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SportsTalk Live Podcast: Did the Bears technically "win" on Sunday?

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SportsTalk Live Podcast: Did the Bears technically "win" on Sunday?

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