TORONTO – Following a thrilling clash on MLS DECISION DAY, international superstar Didier Drogba and 2015 Golden Boot winner Sebastian Giovinco are set to square off in the first-ever all-Canadian matchup in MLS CUP PLAYOFFS history, as the Montreal Impact host Toronto FC on Thursday at 7 p.m. ET live on TSN and in French on RDS.
The game highlights TSN's coverage of the MLS CUP PLAYOFFS, which features all three Canadian teams for the first time ever.
MLS ON TSN play-by-play commentator Luke Wileman and analyst Jason deVos are at Stade Saputo in Montréal to call the historic game alongside Vic Rauter, who contributes reports from the sidelines. Fans can also tune in as TSN Radio 690 Montreal's Rick Moffat and Grant Needham call the action live on CJAD 800 News Talk Radio in Montréal while Gareth Wheeler delivers the call on TSN Radio 1050 in Toronto.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC
TSN's broadcast schedule for the Vancover Whitecaps FC's Western Conference Semifinals game will be confirmed in the coming days. The club finished second in the Western Conference following their 3-0 victory on MLS DECISION DAY, securing a Knockout Round bye.
MLS CUP PLAYOFFS on TSN
The network's complete live coverage of the MLS CUP PLAYOFFS Knockout Round kicks off with a doubleheader on Wednesday, Oct. 28 featuring DC vs. New England at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN2 followed by Seattle vs. LA.
TSN's broadcast schedule for the MLS CUP PLAYOFFS Knockout Round is as follows:
Wednesday, Oct 28
Eastern Conference Knockout Round: D.C. vs. New England at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN2
Western Conference Knockout Round: Seattle vs. L.A. at 10 p.m. ET on TSN2
Thursday, Oct. 29
Eastern Conference Knockout Round: Montreal vs. Toronto at 7 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN4, and TSN5
Western Conference Knockout Round: Portland vs. Kansas City at 10 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN4, and TSN5
TSN continues its complete live coverage of the MLS CUP PLAYOFFS through to the MLS CUP championship game on Dec. 6. Broadcast details for the Eastern and Western Conference Semifinals will be confirmed in the coming days.
TSN's live coverage of the MLS CUP PLAYOFFS is also available live and on demand to TSN subscribers via TSN GO.