MLS announces 2017 home openers for all 22 clubs; season kicks off March 3

Major League Soccer announced the 2017 home openers for all 22 clubs on Wednesday, with newcomers Minnesota United visiting the Portland Timbers in the opening match of the season on Friday, March 3. Fellow expansion club Atlanta United will open at home on Sunday, March 5, vs. the New York Red Bulls.  

The complete regular season schedule, along with the national television schedules for the US and Canada, will be announced next month.

2017 MLS Home Openers

Friday, March 3, 2017:

  • 9:30 PM ET – Portland Timbers vs. Minnesota United FC (Providence Park)

Saturday, March 4, 2017:

  • 2:00 PM ETColumbus Crew SC vs. Chicago Fire (MAPFRE Stadium)
  • 4:00 PM ET – LA Galaxy vs. FC Dallas (StubHub Center)
  • 4:30 PM ET – Real Salt Lake vs. Toronto FC (Rio Tinto Stadium)
  • 6:00 PM ETColorado Rapids vs. New England Revolution (Dick’s Sporting Goods Park)
  • 7:00 PM ETD.C. United vs. Sporting Kansas City (RFK Stadium)
  • 8:30 PM ETHouston Dynamo vs. Seattle Sounders FC (BBVA Compass Stadium)
  • 10:00 PM ET – San Jose Earthquakes vs. Montreal Impact (Avaya Stadium)

Sunday, March 5, 2017:

  • 5:00 PM ET – Orlando City SC vs. New York City FC (Orlando City Stadium)
  • 7:00 PM ET – Atlanta United vs. New York Red Bulls (Bobby Dodd Stadium)
  • 9:30 PM ET – Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Philadelphia Union (BC Place)

Saturday, March 11, 2017:

  • 2:00 PM ET – New England Revolution vs. Orlando City SC (Gillette Stadium)
  • 2:00 PM ET Chicago Fire vs. Real Salt Lake (Toyota Park)
  • 4:00 PM ET – New York Red Bulls vs. Colorado Rapids (Red Bull Arena)
  • 4:30 PM ET – Philadelphia Union vs. Toronto FC (Talen Energy Stadium)
  • 7:00 PM ET – Montreal Impact vs. Seattle Sounders FC (Olympic Stadium)
  • 9:00 PM ET – Sporting Kansas City vs. FC Dallas (Children’s Mercy Park)

Sunday, March 12, 2017:

  • 2:00 PM ET – New York City FC vs. D.C. United (Yankee Stadium)
  • 5:00 PM ETMinnesota United FC vs. Atlanta United (TCF Bank Stadium)

Saturday, March 18, 2017:

  • 8:00 PM ET – FC Dallas vs. New England Revolution (Toyota Stadium)

Sunday, March 19, 2017:

  • 7:00 PM ETSeattle Sounders FC vs. New York Red Bulls (CenturyLink Field)

Friday, March 31, 2017:

  • 7:30 PM ET – Toronto FC vs. Sporting Kansas City (BMO Field)


Schedule subject to change