The second version of Leagues Cup begins tonight, kicking off 5 weeks of MLS vs LIGA MX motion in August and September, with this yr’s competitors between North America’s high soccer leagues set to characteristic 4 golf equipment from MLS and 4 from LIGA MX in a seven-match, single-elimination event that may culminate with an epic rivalry last that focuses all eyes on Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas on Sept. 22.
The 2021 version will get underway with quarterfinal matches Aug. 10-12, starting with a Tuesday evening doubleheader that spotlights MLS’ Western Convention-leader Sporting Kansas Metropolis going through Membership León at Youngsters’s Mercy Park (8 p.m. ET, ESPN2, TUDN).The motion continues when MLS’ main scorer Raúl Ruidíaz and Seattle Sounders FC host Tigres UANL at Lumen Area (10 p.m. ET, ESPN2, TUDN, TSN).
New York Metropolis FC will face Pumas UNAM on Wednesday, Aug. 11 (August 11, 8 p.m. ET, ESPN+, TUDN, TSN), and the quarterfinals wrap when Orlando Metropolis SC tackle Santos Laguna on Thursday, Aug. 12 (7 p.m. ET, ESPN+, TUDN, TSN).
Additional enriching interleague rivalry that gives extra significant aggressive alternatives between MLS and LIGA MX, Leagues Cup this yr will characteristic a participant on every MLS facet who beforehand performed for a LIGA MX staff in Orlando’s Pedro Gallese (Veracruz), Sounders FC’ Ruidíaz (Morelia), Kansas Metropolis’s Alan Pulido (Tigres, Chivas), and NYCFC’s Maxi Moralez (León).
Beneath is a schedule of the thrilling Leagues Cup quarterfinal matchups slated for this week. Following quarterfinals, the semifinals will likely be performed through the week of September 13.
Further Leagues Cup data may be discovered here.
Leagues Cup Quarterfinals Schedule
· Sporting Kansas Metropolis vs. Membership León (8 p.m. ET, ESPN2 / TUDN / TSN)
· Seattle Sounders vs. Tigres (10 p.m. ET, ESPN2 / TUDN / TSN)
· NYCFC vs. Pumas (August 11, 8 p.m. ET, ESPN+, TUDN, TSN)
· Orlando Metropolis vs. Santos Laguna (August 12, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN+, TUDN, TSN)