TORONTO (November 6, 2019) – After eliminating the top-seeded New York City FC and the defending MLS champion Atlanta United, Toronto FC battles familiar foe the Seattle Sounders in TSN’s live coverage of the 2019 MLS CUP on Sunday, Nov. 10 at 2 p.m. ET on TSN. One of 60+ iconic championships that live on TSN, the 2019 MLS CUP begins with a 60-minute pre-game show. Coverage of the 2019 MLS CUP is available live to TSN and TSN Direct subscribers on TSN.ca and the TSN app.
Toronto and Seattle will square off in the MLS CUP for the third time in the past four years, with each team having won once, setting up a much-anticipated rubber match to close out the 2019 MLS ON TSN season.
James Duthie hosts the network’s coverage alongside soccer analyst Kristian Jack, live from Seattle’s CenturyLink Field. Play-by-play commentator Luke Wileman and analyst Steven Caldwell deliver the call, with Jack providing reports from pitchside. Kelcey Brade is on-site in Seattle to deliver news updates for SPORTSCENTRE.
TSN’s preview coverage examines key storylines heading into the match, including the championship history between the two clubs, as well as a focus on Michael Bradley in what could be his final game for Toronto FC.
TSN Radio 1050 in Toronto has soccer fans covered, as listeners can catch live coverage of the game starting at 3 p.m. ET.
TSN.ca and the TSN App keep fans informed with match previews, roster updates, and analysis from Wileman, Jack, and Caldwell. They also feature a special TSN Rewind, with archived highlights from the last two MLS CUP finals featuring TFC and Seattle. On match day, TSN’s digital platforms feature live streaming, in-game highlights, must-see plays, a full game recap, and video analysis from TSN’s soccer panel.
The 2019 MLS CUP headlines an action-packed day on TSN, including the CFL Playoffs Eastern Semi-Final (12 noon ET on TSN1/5) and Western Semi-Final (4 p.m. ET on TSN1/5), the NFL’s SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL between the Dallas Cowboys and Minnesota Vikings (8:15 p.m. on TSN1/3/5), the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup: Bluegreen Vacations 500 (2 p.m. ET, TSN2) and a marquee matchup between the Toronto Raptors and Los Angeles Lakers (9 p.m. ET on TSN4).