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USL Championship on ESPN

upcoming BROADCASTS

August 4
10:00 PM ET
Oakland Roots SC
Phoenix Rising FC
Stadium IconLaney College Field
August 10
8:00 PM ET
Watch on ESPN Deportes
Memphis 901 FC
Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC
Stadium IconAutoZone Park
September 7
7:00 PM ET
Hartford Athletic
Louisville City FC
Stadium IconDillon Stadium
September 8
9:00 PM ET
Watch on ESPN Deportes
Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC
Real Monarchs SLC
Stadium IconWeidner Field
September 30
8:00 PM ET
Watch on ESPN Deportes
Hartford Athletic
Charlotte Independence
Stadium IconDillon Stadium
October 3
3:00 PM ET
Louisville City FC
New Mexico United
Stadium IconLynn Family Stadium
October 7
8:00 PM ET
Watch on ESPN Deportes
Tampa Bay Rowdies
Charleston Battery
Stadium IconAl Lang Stadium
October 24
8:00 PM ET
Watch on ESPN Deportes
El Paso Locomotive FC
OKC Energy FC
Stadium IconSouthwest University Park

Past Broadcasts

April 30
10:00 PM ET
Phoenix Rising FC
San Diego Loyal SC
Stadium IconWild Horse Pass
May 6
8:00 PM ET
Watch on ESPN Deportes
Rio Grande Valley FC
San Diego Loyal SC
Stadium IconH-E-B Park
May 15
8:00 PM ET
Tampa Bay Rowdies
Phoenix Rising FC
Stadium IconAl Lang Stadium
June 3
9:00 PM ET
Watch on ESPN Deportes
Austin Bold FC
El Paso Locomotive FC
Stadium IconBold Stadium
June 15
8:00 PM ET
Watch on ESPN Deportes
Indy Eleven
Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC
Stadium IconIU Michael A. Carroll Track & Soccer Stadium
June 23
8:00 PM ET
Watch on ESPN Deportes
The Miami FC
Birmingham Legion FC
Stadium IconFIU Stadium
July 3
7:00 PM ET
San Diego Loyal SC
Sacramento Republic FC
Stadium IconTorero Stadium
July 17
2:00 PM ET
Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC
San Antonio FC
Stadium IconWeidner Field
July 21
9:30 PM ET
San Antonio FC
New Mexico United
Stadium IconToyota Field

NEWS

San Diego Loyal SC vs. Sacramento Republic FC Kickoff Rescheduled

By USLChampionship.com Staff 06/03/2021, 5:00pm EDT

Nationally televised game on ESPN2 will now kick off at 7 p.m. ET at Torero Stadium

Defending Conferent Title Holders Rowdies, Rising FC meet on Saturday, while Greenville and Omaha square off on Sunday in historic first national broadcast in League One’s history

USL Unveils Most Expansive ESPN Television Schedule in League History

By USLChampionship.com Staff 04/07/2021, 2:00pm EDT

Meeting of Rowdies, Rising FC and first national USL League One telecast highlights 19-game slate; Nearly 700 Championship and USL League One matches available on ESPN+

Watts, Kerr and Gorden Set to Bring Championship Final to Life

By USLChampionship.com Staff 10/28/2020, 11:00am EDT

Mike Watts, Devon Kerr to be joined by U.S. Women’s National Team player Sarah Gorden at Al Lang Stadium

USL Championship Final to Air on ESPN and ESPN Deportes

By USLChampionship.com Staff 09/23/2020, 1:00pm EDT

Set for Sunday, November 1, Final marks league’s first appearance on ESPN

Three Additional Championship Contests to Air on ESPN Deportes in August

By USLChampionship.com Staff 08/03/2020, 12:00pm EDT

Trio of fixtures added to extensive ESPN linear television schedule

USL Championship Unveils Full Opening ESPN Broadcast Schedule

By USLChampionship.com Staff 07/09/2020, 11:00am EDT

ESPN2, ESPN Deportes to air 13 games in 16 nights as league returns to action this weekend

USL Championship Announces Opening ESPN2 Broadcast Lineup

By USLChampionship.com Staff 07/02/2020, 1:30pm EDT

Eight games to be aired on network in month of July as league resumes action

LouCity’s Lynn Family Stadium to Officially Open on ESPN2, Deportes

By USLChampionship.com Staff 06/30/2020, 4:00pm EDT

Two-time Championship title-winner will face Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC as USL becomes the first American sports league to return to play in its local markets

ESPN+ and USL

What is ESPN+? How do I sign up?

ESPN+ is a complement to your current cable, satellite, or streaming tv package. While the ESPN family of networks provides countless hours of live sports and sports programming, ESPN+ gives fans access to even more. Programming includes USL Championship and League One, MLS, Bundesliga, FA Championship, UFC, college athletics, and more. In addition ESPN+ is home to exclusive shows and features, including the 30 for 30 series.

Sign up today at plus.espn.com at one of three tiers:

Monthly: $5.99 per month
Annual: $59.99 per year (15% savings from month-to-month subscription)
Bundle: $13.99 per month (includes ESPN+, Disney+, and Hulu)

MY CLUB HAS A LOCAL BROADCAST PARTNERSHIP, CAN I STILL WATCH GAMES ON TELEVISION?

Any match that airs on ESPN+ can also be viewed on a local television network if your local club has secured a local television deal. Any match on ESPN or ESPN2 will be shown exclusively in English on ESPN or ESPN2 while any match on ESPN Deportes will be shown exclusively in Spanish on ESPN Deportes.

Clubs do have the option of airing local matches in Spanish for matches on ESPN or ESPN 2 and vice versa.

Please check your local listings.

WHERE CAN I WATCH USL Championship GAMES OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES?

USL Championship games will be available internationally through the league YouTube Channel, or on ESPN+ in applicable locations.

WHAT HAPPENS TO USL Championship GAMES BROADCAST IN SPANISH?

Any match that airs on ESPN Deportes will air exclusively in Spanish on ESPN Deportes. These matches will continue to air on ESPN+ in English.

Clubs have the ability to negotiate with a local Spanish TV partner. Contact your club for more information on if they have a Spanish language partner.

WILL MATCH REPLAYS BE AVAILABLE ON YOUTUBE AFTER GAMES ARE COMPLETED?

Full replays of USL Championship matches will be available on the league's YouTube channel and in the Match Center seven days after the completion of the game.

What is the difference between ESPN & ESPN+?

ESPN+ is the perfect complement to the ESPN family of networks for sports fans. While separate from your cable, satellite, or streaming tv package, ESPN+ offers countless hours of live sports content and other sports programming.

Found on any of your mobile or viewing devices (Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV), ESPN+ is home the USL Championship, League One, MLS, Bundesliga, FA Championship, UFC, college athletics, and more. In addition, subscribers will gain access to exclusive content such as the 30 for 30 documentaries.

It is important to note, access to the ESPN family of networks through a cable, satellite, or streaming provider does not allow a viewer access to ESPN+. Similarly, an ESPN+ subscription does not give access to the ESPN networks found on traditional television.

ESPN+ ACCESS

What are the ESPN+ supported devices?

A subscriber can watch ESPN+ in the Watch tab of the latest version of the ESPN App, available on the web, iPhone, iPad, AppleTV (Generation 3 & 4), Android Handset, Roku, Chromecast, FireTV, XBOX One, Playstation 4, Oculus Go and Tizen devices

How do I allow another one of my devices to access ESPN+?

To allow another of your devices to access ESPN+, sign in on that device with your ESPN.com account username and password.  If you have purchased ESPN+ via in-app purchasing on Apple, Google or Amazon devices, you will need to first link your ESPN+ purchase to your ESPN.com account in the ESPN App before you can access ESPN+ on other devices platforms.  You can create an ESPN.com account for free by clicking on the login link on ESPN.com. 

Can I watch multiple ESPN+ streams?

Yes, you can access three streams from ESPN+ at any one time.

ESPN+ PROGRAMMING

WHAT CAN I WATCH ON ESPN+ IN ADDITION TO USL Championship and USL League One?

Subscribers to ESPN+ will be able to enjoy live broadcasts from UFC, Major League Baseball, the National Hockey League and Major League Soccer, Grand Slam tennis, Top Rank boxing, PGA Tour golf, college sports, international rugby, cricket, the full library of ESPN Films (including 30 for 30) and more.