Whitecaps FC to host Club Tijuana in Leagues Cup on Saturday, August 3


VANCOUVER, BC – Vancouver Whitecaps FC learned their Leagues Cup 2024 Group Stage Schedule on Thursday, as they get set to take on Los Angeles FC and Club Tijuana in West Group 7 this summer.

Whitecaps FC will begin the tournament on Tuesday, July 30 as they head on the road to face Western Conference rivals LAFC at BMO Stadium. Kickoff will be at 7:30 p.m. PT.

The ‘Caps will then return home for their second group match as they host Club Tijuana on Saturday, August 3 at BC Place at 7 p.m. PT. Tickets are included for all Whitecaps FC season members. Single match tickets will go on sale to the general public on April 4. Club Tijuana were founded in 2007 and won the 2012 Liga MX Apertura championship. Currently, Los Xolos are in 16th in the Liga MX 2024 Clausura.

The third West Group 7 match will see LAFC hosting Tijuana at BMO Stadium on Friday, July 26. The complete Leagues Cup 2024 Group Stage schedule can be found **HERE**.

The top two teams from West Group 7 will advance to the single-elimination knockout rounds, beginning with the Round of 32 from August 7-9 (16 matches), followed by the Round of 16 from August 12-13 (eight matches). The eight advancing teams will compete in the Leagues Cup quarterfinals on August 16-17 (four matches) before the two semifinal matches on August 20 or 21. The Leagues Cup 2024 Final and the Third-place match will be played on Saturday, August 25.

Leagues Cup 2024 will determine three qualifiers for the 2025 Concacaf Champions Cup, with the winner of Concacaf Champions Cup representing the region at the FIFA Club World Cup.

In their inaugural Leagues Cup in 2023, Whitecaps FC advanced from West Group 3 after facing Club Leon and Los Angeles Galaxy, before falling in a shootout to UANL Tigres in the Round of 32.

Leagues Cup 2024 Bracket and Venues
As part of today’s Leagues Cup 2024 Bracket Announcement presented by Coors Light, the official tournament bracket – which confirms the East and West region matchups and pathway to the grand final - can be downloaded HERE.


Leagues Cup represents a monumental new chapter for North American soccer. Since 2023, Major League Soccer and LIGA MX pause their regular seasons each summer and all 47 first division professional clubs in the U.S., Mexico and Canada will compete in the World Cup-style, official Concacaf sanctioned tournament, which will qualify the top three finishers to the Concacaf Champions Cup. In 2023, MLS’ Inter Miami CF became the first-ever Leagues Cup champion.

Leagues Cup 2024 will kick off Friday, July 26 and will feature 77 games hosted at stadiums throughout the U.S. and Canada, with the Final taking place on Sunday, August 25. Fans in over 100 countries and regions will be able to watch Leagues Cup on MLS Season Pass on the Apple TV app. MLS Season Pass is available on billions of devices through the Apple TV app on Apple devices, smart TVs, streaming devices, set-top boxes, and game consoles, as well as on the web at tv.apple.com. Fans can also access MLS Season Pass from the Apple TV app on Apple Vision Pro, where they can watch games alongside other apps in their physical space; within an Environment, so the screen feels 100 feet wide; and in Spatial Audio for an even more immersive viewing experience. In addition, TV Azteca, TelevisaUnivision, FOX Sports, TSN and RDS will be the linear broadcast home for select Leagues Cup matches in Canada, Mexico and the United States.