Major League Soccer

Apple and Major League Soccer to present all MLS matches starting in 2023

Lizzy Becherano
Apple TV and MLS are partnering up.
Apple TV and MLS are partnering up. / Ira L. Black - Corbis/GettyImages

Major League Soccer and Apple TV are partnering up to see every game streamed on the app for the next decade. 

Starting in 2023, fans will be able to watch every single live Major League Soccer game on one platform without broadcast blackouts or a traditional pay TV bundle, including Leagues Cup and select MLS NEXT Pro and MLS NEXT fixtures. 

MLS season ticket holders will receive free access to the streaming service, while certain regular-season and League Cup matches are to be available at no additional cost to Apple TV+ subscribers. 

"For the first time in the history of sports, fans will be able to access everything from a major professional sports league in one place. It's a dream come true for MLS fans, soccer fans, and anyone who loves sports,” said Eddy Cue, Apple's senior vice president of Services in a statement. 

"No fragmentation, no frustration - just the flexibility to sign up for one convenient service that gives you everything MLS, anywhere and anytime you want to watch."

All Major League Soccer and League Cup matches will be transmitted in English and Spanish, but will offer a French version when involving Canadian teams. 

"Apple is the perfect partner to further accelerate the growth of MLS and deepen the connection between our clubs and their fans," said MLS Commissioner Don Garber. "Given Apple's ability to create a best-in-class user experience and to reach fans everywhere, it'll be incredibly easy to enjoy MLS matches anywhere, whether you're a super fan or casual viewer."

Apple TV will also provide subscribers with original content and in-depth insider views of the American league.