Watch the first Fire All-Access episode of the season


A new Chicago Fire season means new episodes of Fire All-Access.

This episode opens with general manager Nelson Rodriguez talking about the team's offseason strategy and how they were able to make some of the key acquisitions, including Dax McCarty and Nemanja Nikolic.

Also, there are scenes from the announcement event of the MLS All-Star Game coming to Soldier Field this year.

Then, some of the marquee additions, McCarty, Nikolic and Juninho, talk about joining a new team and what they expect from their new teammates.

Next up is a look at the Fire's season kickoff luncheon. Finally, the episode closes with a look at the team's preseason, including a glimpse at player turned assistant coach Eric Gehrig.

The video above is the full episode of the show.