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MLS Announces its Broadcast Plans for 2024 Inter Miami Preseason Matches

NEW YORK (Thursday, January 18, 2024) – Last year, the attention of global soccer turned to North America as eight-time Ballon d’Or winner and 2023 Best FIFA Men’s Player Lionel Messi joined Inter Miami and Major League Soccer. To kick off the new year, MLS today announced its broadcast details for Inter Miami’s 2024 preseason friendly matches ahead of the launch of the regular season scheduled for February 21.

Inter Miami will begin their seven-game preseason tour with friendlies against the El Salvador national team on Friday, January 19 and FC Dallas on Monday, January 22. Both games will stream live on (English) and (Spanish) worldwide.

Subscribers to MLS Season Pass on Apple TV can enjoy five Inter Miami preseason matches, including the club’s can’t miss matchup against Al-Nassr FC at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh on Thursday, February 1 at 1:00 p.m. ET. The match will pit Messi against five-time Ballon d’Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo, the Saudi Pro League’s leading scorer. Messi and Ronaldo have faced each other 35 times in their careers, with Messi claiming 16 wins to 10 by Ronaldo, and nine draws between them. In those matches, Messi has tallied 21 goals and 12 assists, while Ronaldo has registered 20 goals and one assist.

On Thursday, February 15 at 7:30 p.m. ET, Inter Miami will welcome Messi’s childhood club, Newell’s Old Boys, for the club’s final 2024 preseason friendly.

The following is the list of preseason matches scheduled to broadcast on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV,, and





January 19 at 8 p.m. ET

El Salvador

Estadio Cuscatlán,

January 22 at 6 p.m. ET

FC Dallas

Cotton Bowl Stadium,

January 29 at 1 p.m. ET

Al Hilal SFC 

Kingdom Arena

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February 1 at 1 p.m. ET

Al Nassr FC

Kingdom Arena

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February 4 at 3 a.m. ET

Hong Kong Team

Hong Kong Stadium

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February 7 at 5 a.m. ET

Vissel Kobe 

Japan National Stadium

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February 15 at 7:30 p.m. ET

Newell’s Old Boys

DRV PNK Stadium

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Available in more than 100 countries and regions and offering the most expansive and accessible programming lineup ever, MLS Season Pass is the first global streaming service to offer every match across a major league in one dedicated destination. Fans can enjoy every MLS game with no blackouts and more in-depth coverage and analysis than ever before on billions of devices through the Apple TV app on Apple devices, smart TVs, streaming devices, set-top boxes, game consoles, and online at

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