MLS announces 30-game TV sked for TSN/RDS in Canada

NEW YORK — The three-way battle for Canada between the Montreal Impact, Toronto FC, and the Vancouver Whitecaps will begin and end on national television.

Major League Soccer announced the 2013 schedule for the TSN and RDS networks in Canada, a season-long package that includes 30 games, all featuring Montreal, Toronto, or Vancouver, as well as the 2013 MLS All-Star Game on July 31. The schedule will open with Vancouver-Toronto on March 2 on TSN and RDS2, and finish with Toronto-Montreal on October 26 on TSN and RDS. 

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The four Canadian networks, TSN, TSN2, RDS and RDS2, will also broadcast the MLS All-Star Game on July 31, and select matches featuring US-based teams that the league says it will announce in the coming weeks.

All MLS games on the TSN and RDS networks can also be seen live on TSN Mobile TV and Télé Mobile RDS in Canada.

Beyond the season opener and closer, highlights of the TSN/RDS schedule include Toronto’s home opener, against Sporting Kansas City, on March 9, and the Impact’s home opener, against Toronto, on March 16.

Date Time (ET) Away Home TSN1/2 RDS1/2
3/2/13 6:30 PM Toronto FC Vancouver Whitecaps TSN RDS2
3/9/13 1:30 PM Sporting KC Toronto FC TSN RDS2
3/16/13 4:00 PM Toronto FC Montreal Impact TSN RDS
3/30/13 2:00 PM LA Galaxy Toronto FC TSN RDS
4/13/13 2:00 PM Columbus Crew Montreal Impact TSN RDS
4/13/13 4:00 PM Real Salt Lake Vancouver Whitecaps TSN RDS2
4/27/13 2:00 PM New York Red Bulls Toronto FC TSN RDS
4/27/13 4:00 PM Chicago Fire Montreal Impact TSN RDS
6/8/13 4:00 PM Vancouver Whitecaps Seattle Sounders TSN RDS2
6/19/13 8:00 PM Houston Dynamo Montreal Impact TSN RDS
6/19/13 10:00 PM Chivas USA Vancouver Whitecaps TSN RDS2
7/3/13 7:00 PM Montreal Impact Toronto FC TSN RDS
7/3/13 9:00 PM Vancouver Whitecaps Sporting KC TSN RDS
7/6/13 11:00 PM Seattle Sounders Vancouver Whitecaps TSN RDS
7/13/13 7:00 PM Montreal Impact New York Red Bulls TSN2 RDS
7/20/13 4:00 PM New York Red Bulls Toronto FC TSN RDS2
7/27/13 7:00 PM Sporting KC Montreal Impact TSN2 RDS
7/31/13 9:00 PM All-Star All-Star TSN RDS
8/10/13 7:30 PM San Jose Earthquakes Vancouver Whitecaps TSN RDS2
8/17/13 7:00 PM DC United Montreal Impact TSN2 RDS
8/24/13 7:00 PM Houston Dynamo Montreal Impact TSN2 RDS
8/24/13 9:00 PM LA Galaxy Vancouver Whitecaps TSN2 RDS
9/11/13 7:30 PM Chicago Fire Toronto FC TSN RDS2
9/14/13 7:00 PM Toronto FC New York Red Bulls TSN2 RDS2
9/21/13 2:00 PM Vancouver Whitecaps Montreal Impact TSN RDS
9/28/13 1:00 PM D.C. United Toronto FC TSN RDS2
9/28/13 7:00 PM Real Salt Lake Vancouver Whitecaps TSN2 RDS2
10/9/13 10:00 PM Vancouver Whitecaps Seattle Sounders TSN RDS2
10/12/12 2:30 PM New England Revolution Montreal Impact TSN RDS
10/19/13 8:30 PM Toronto FC Chicago Fire TSN2 RDS2
10/26/13 2:00 PM Montreal Impact Toronto FC TSN RDS