Fire Get Gutierez

By Sean McCaffery, March 9, 2020

The 16 year old out of their Academy since 2015, was the 16th Homegrown  for the team, it is a 3 year deal with a Club option for 2024.

Fire HC, Raphael WIcky stated "Brian is a promising young player who we look forward to working with at the first team level. This signing is a testament to the hard work that Brian, his family and the Fire Academy staff have put in throughout the years."

During his tenure in the Academy, Brian had 79 games, 73 starts with 28 goals and 39 assists, astounding numbers. Benefitting from the tutlelage of Academy coach Jeff DeGroot, Brian came to be a top young player at his spot in the States.

Chicago Fire FC Academy TD Cedric Carrenoy informed "I'm excited for Brian because he's a talented and creative player. He's improved a tremendous amount over the last two years and I think he's going to see continued success in his development within the first team environment."

WIth the USNYT's, he has been entrenched since 2017, at the 2019 NIke International Friendlies, he assisted on a goal in the finals as the US came back from trailing to beat Turkey at the U-26 level.