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Newest member of the Chicago Fire meets Blackhawks resident footy fan Brendan Perlini

by Blackhawks.com Staff / Blackhawks.com

Fire meets ice. Soccer meets hockey. Spainiard meets Englishman. 

At Saturday's game against the Winnipeg Jets, the newest member of the Chicago Fire, midfielder Alvaro Medran, was on hand and met fellow-footy fan Brendan Perlini in the Blackhawks locker room after. 

Tweet from @ChicagoFire: A real Chicago guy.#cf97 x @NHLBlackhawks pic.twitter.com/VKYWUC4LuE

Tweet from @AlvaroMedran: It���s been a pleasure to meet you @bubzp11 . Thank you @nhlblackhawks for the invitation. I wish you all the best for the rest of he season. You have a new fan 💪🏼 #blackhawks pic.twitter.com/3Y8i7K2Jq4

Medran, who came up through the revered Real Madrid youth system, signed with the Fire on Oct. 10. Just two days earlier, the club officially announced its move back to the city and Soldier Field beginning next Spring. Count Perlini among those excited by the news. 

Tweet from @NHLBlackhawks: Welcome back to the city, @ChicagoFire! Brendan Perlini, aka our resident footy fan, was pumped to hear the news ������ pic.twitter.com/9TDILlfKKK

 Welcome to Chicago, Alvaro!

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