2011 MLS Cup Playoffs: TV Schedule

2011 MLS Cup Playoffs: TV Schedule

  • Posted by Drew Epperley
  • On October 24, 2011
  • 2 Comments
  • 2011 MLS Cup Playoffs, 2011 MLS Season, Features

Interesting that only one playoff game is not on national TV in the US. Probably a wise pick by the league if you ask me.

Here they are (home team listed first):

Wild Card

  • FC Dallas vs. New York Red Bulls – Wed., Oct. 26, 9 p.m. ET (FOX Soccer, TSN2)
  • Colorado Rapids vs. Columbus Crew – Thurs., Oct. 27, 10 p.m. ET (Altitude 2, ONN, TSN2)

Eastern Conference Semifinals

First Leg

  • FC Dallas vs. Sporting Kansas City – Sat., Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m. ET (FOX Soccer, TSN) … OR …
  • Colorado Rapids / Columbus Crew vs. Sporting Kansas City – Sun., Oct. 30 7 p.m. ET (FOX Soccer, TSN2)
  • Philadelphia Union vs. Houston Dynamo – Sun., Oct. 30, time TBD, (ESPN2, Deportes, ESPN3)

Second Leg

  • Sporting Kansas City vs. FC Dallas / Columbus Crew / Colorado Rapids – Wed., Nov. 2, time TBD (FOX Soccer)
  • Houston Dynamo vs. Philadelphia Union – Thurs., Nov 3, 8:30 p.m. ET (ESPN2, Deportes, ESPN3, TSN2)

Western Conference Semifinals

First Leg

  • Real Salt Lake vs. Seattle Sounders FC – Saturday, Oct. 29, 10 p.m. ET (FOX Soccer, TSN2)
  • Colorado Rapids / Columbus Crew / New York Red Bulls vs. LA Galaxy – Sun., Oct. 30, time TBD (ESPN or ESPN2, Deportes, ESPN3, TSN2)

Second Leg

  • Seattle Sounders FC vs. Real Salt Lake – Wed., Nov. 2, time TBD (ESPN2, Deportes, ESPN3, TSN2)
  • LA Galaxy vs. Colorado Rapids / Columbus Crew / New York Red Bulls – Thurs., Nov. 3, 11 p.m. ET (ESPN2, Deportes, ESPN3, TSN2)

Conference Championships

  • Hosted by highest remaining seed – Sun., Nov. 6, 5:30 p.m. ET  (FOX Soccer)
  • Hosted by highest remaining seed – Sun., Nov. 6, time TBD (ESPN or ESPN2, Deportes, ESPN3, TSN2)
  • Mr. Downtown

    What is the big delay in MLS announcing the start times on this Sunday’s semifinal games? I already know the answer…ESPN. Ugh. So sick of ESPN.

    • kickit

      You’ll miss ESPN when the World Cup comes around in 2018 and you have to pay for extra channels and live streaming online with FOX