The Best Way to Watch Live MLS Soccer Games Without Cable in 2019

Best Way to Watch Every MLS Team without Cable

We picked the best live TV streaming services for every MLS team so you won’t miss a single game. Don’t subscribe to one until you check your favorite team’s schedule.

"How to Stream MLS Live Without Cable in 2019"

Local Market Broadcasts

Depending on your market, local Major League Soccer (MLS) telecasts will air on a local affiliate, Regional Sports Network (RSN), or an online streaming partner. To watch your RSN online without cable, you will need a subscription to one of the major Live TV Streaming Services.

AT&T NOW fuboTV Hulu Philo PS Vue Sling TV YouTube
Free Trial Free Trial Sign Up Free Trial Free Trial Sign Up Free Trial
$50–$70 $55 $45 $20 $50–$85 $25 $25 $50
Regional Sports Networks (RSNs) $70 - ≥ $55 -

Some MLS clubs have arrangements with streaming partners instead of RSNs to broadcast games not televised nationally. For instance, Orlando City, Seattle, and LAFC have agreements with YouTube TV, Chicago Fire with ESPN+, and D.C. United with FloSports.

Games that air on one of the streaming partners, will often (but not always) also air on a local channel in your market. Once you subscribe, you will be able to stream your local MLS games on Apple TV, Roku, Amazon, Fire TV, Chromecast, iOS, and Android.

AT&T NOW fuboTV Hulu Philo PS Vue Sling TV YouTube
Free Trial Free Trial Sign Up Free Trial Free Trial Sign Up Free Trial
$50–$70 $55 $45 $20 $50–$85 $25 $25 $50
Atlanta United FC
ESPN
- - -
Chicago Fire
ESPN+
- - - - - - - -
Colorado Rapids
Altitude
- - - - - - - -
Columbus Crew SC
Fox Sports Ohio
$70 - ≥ $55 - -
D.C. United
FOX Deportes
- - - ≥ $65 - - -
FC Cincinnati
MyNetworkTV
- - -
FC Dallas
CBS
- - -
Houston Dynamo
MyNetworkTV
- - -
LA Galaxy
Spectrum SportsNet
- - - - - - - -
Los Angeles Football Club
ESPN Deportes
- - ^ $5 - ≥ $65 ^ $5 - -
Minnesota United FC
Fox Sports North Plus
- - ≥ $55 - -
New England Revolution
NBC Sports Boston
$70 - ≥ $55 - -
New York City FC
YES Network
$70 - ≥ $55 - -
New York Red Bulls
MSG
$70 - - - - - -
Orlando City SC
MyNetworkTV
- - -
Philadelphia Union
MyNetworkTV
- - -
Portland Timbers
Root Sports Northwest
- - - - - - - -
Real Salt Lake
MyNetworkTV
- - -
San Jose Earthquakes
NBC Sports California
$70 - ≥ $55 -
Seattle Sounders FC
MyNetworkTV
- - -
Sporting Kansas City
Fox Sports Midwest Plus
- - ≥ $55 - -

How to Watch Canadian Teams

To watch Toronto FC, Montreal Impact, and Vancouver Whitecaps FC in the U.S., you will need to subscribe to ESPN+ for out-of-market broadcasts which is available for $4.99 a month, after a 7-Day Free Trial.

In Canada, you may consider subscribing to TSN Direct for in-market streaming.

Nationally Televised Broadcasts

Nationally televised games that don’t air on your team’s RSN or in-market streaming service may air on ESPN, FOX, or FS1. Most services include this channel as part of their entry-level package.

Most of these games will air exclusively on these channels and won’t be available on your local RSN. You’ll also need these channels to watch the entire MLS playoffs.

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Free Trial Free Trial Sign Up Free Trial Free Trial Sign Up Free Trial
$50–$70 $55 $45 $20 $50–$85 $25 $25 $50
ESPN - - -
Fox Sports 1 - -
Fox - -

For Spanish language telecasts, games will air on ESPN Deportes, Fox Deportes, and Unimas. Additionally, a weekly telecast will air on Univision in Spanish, which will also produce an English-language telecast on Twitter.

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Free Trial Free Trial Sign Up Free Trial Free Trial Sign Up Free Trial
$50–$70 $55 $45 $20 $50–$85 $25 $25 $50
ESPN Deportes - - ^ $5 - ≥ $65 ^ $5 - -
FOX Deportes - - - ≥ $65 - - -
UniMás - - - - - - -
Univision - - - - - - -
"How to Stream MLS Out-Of-Maket Games Live Without Cable in 2019"

Out-of-Market Streaming

If you live away from your favorite team, you can still catch nearly every game. The MLS offers MLS LIVE, which is available as part of your ESPN+ subscription for only $5 a month, after a 7-Day Free Trial.

If you live in Chicago, the streaming service also offers in-market streaming of most Chicago Fire games.

2019 MLS Live Streaming Schedule

2019 MLS Playoffs
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$50–$70 $55 $45 $50–$85 $25 $25 $50
Atlanta United FC v. New England Revolution
Sat, Oct 19 at 1:00 PM
$70 ≥ $55 - -
Seattle Sounders FC v. FC Dallas
Sat, Oct 19 at 3:30 PM
-
Toronto FC v. D.C. United
Sat, Oct 19 at 6:00 PM
TUDN - - - - - -
Real Salt Lake v. Portland Timbers
Sat, Oct 19 at 10:00 PM
ESPN Deportes - - ^ $5 ≥ $65 ^ $5 - -
Philadelphia Union v. New York Red Bulls
Sun, Oct 20 at 3:00 PM
-
Minnesota United FC v. LA Galaxy
Sun, Oct 20 at 8:30 PM
- -
New York City FC v. Toronto FC
Wed, Oct 23 at 7:00 PM
-
Real Salt Lake v. Seattle Sounders FC
Wed, Oct 23 at 10:00 PM
-
Atlanta United FC v. Philadelphia Union
Thu, Oct 24 at 8:00 PM
- -
Los Angeles Football Club v. LA Galaxy
Thu, Oct 24 at 10:30 PM
- -
Seattle Sounders FC v. Los Angeles Football Club
Tue, Oct 29 at 10:00 PM
- -
Toronto FC v. Atlanta United FC
Wed, Oct 30 at 8:00 PM
-
Toronto FC v. Seattle Sounders FC
Sun, Nov 10 at 3:00 PM
- -

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