VANCOUVER, BC – Major League Soccer announced the remaining 2020 MLS regular season schedule on Tuesday, unveiling a Vancouver Whitecaps FC slate against their two Cascadia rivals, the three California-based MLS clubs, as well as a rematch with last weekend’s opponent Real Salt Lake. All Whitecaps FC matches will be broadcast live on TSN and TSN 1040 Radio.
The club also confirmed that all home matches for the rest of the season will be played at Providence Park in Portland, including this Sunday’s previously-announced fixture against the Timbers. In total, the ‘Caps will play seven regular season matches at Providence Park, including the final four on their schedule – six as the home side plus one as the visiting team against the Timbers on November 1.
This coming Sunday’s match will also be the first of four meetings versus their Cascadia rivals Timbers and Seattle Sounders FC.
Including tomorrow’s visit to Los Angeles Football Club, the ‘Caps have five remaining road matches on the docket. They travel to play Seattle Sounders FC on October 3, San Jose Earthquakes on October 7, and LA Galaxy on October 18, plus their matchup with the Timbers on the penultimate week of the regular season where the ‘Caps play as the visiting side. Matches have been scheduled to minimize travel time, allowing visiting teams to arrive and depart on match day for the majority of games.
League play culminates with Decision Day on November 8 against LA Galaxy at Providence Park.
Remaining 2020 Whitecaps FC MLS regular season schedule (home club vs. away club):
- LAFC vs. Whitecaps FC – Wednesday, September 23 at 7:30 p.m. PT – Banc of California Stadium
- Whitecaps FC vs. Portland Timbers – Sunday, September 27 at 7 p.m. PT – Providence Park
- Seattle Sounders FC vs. Whitecaps FC – Saturday, October 3 at 7 p.m. PT – CenturyLink Field
- San Jose Earthquakes vs. Whitecaps FC – Wednesday, October 7 at 7:30 p.m. PT – Earthquakes Stadium
- Whitecaps FC vs. Real Salt Lake – Saturday, October 10 at 7 p.m. PT – Providence Park
- Whitecaps FC vs. LAFC – Wednesday, October 14 at 7 p.m. PT – Providence Park
- LA Galaxy vs. Whitecaps FC – Sunday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m. PT – Dignity Health Sports Park
- Whitecaps FC vs. San Jose Earthquakes – Saturday, October 24 at 7 p.m. PT – Providence Park
- Whitecaps FC vs. Seattle Sounders FC – Tuesday, October 27 at 7 p.m. PT – Providence Park
- Portland Timbers vs. Whitecaps FC – Sunday, November 1 at 7 p.m. PT – Providence Park
- Whitecaps FC vs. LA Galaxy – Sunday, November 8 at 3:30 p.m. PT – Providence Park