"Thank you to my family and friends for the past 5 years, I owe you everything." He stated as he bid his farewell. Mid last season, he came down from the 'Caps, getting 5 games in the Windy CIty. Nelson Rodriguez, Fire Pres. & GM informed, It's unfortunate that Christian suffered so many injuries that kept him from realizing his potential." Another 1st round pick calling it a game this week for Chicago, Christian was picked by the Vancouver Whitecaps in the 2014 MLS Super Draft, after a stellar career at UC_Berkeley. March 24 of that year he would see his first MLS action, facing Chivas USA.