Occupying first place in the Western Conference, Sporting Kansas City (10-4-4, 34 points) will detour from MLS action to begin their 2021 Leagues Cup campaign on Tuesday night against LIGA MX powerhouse Club Leon at Children's Mercy Park.
The highly anticipated quarterfinal matchup is slated for 7 p.m. CT and tickets for the marquee battle remain available at SeatGeek.com.
Manager Peter Vermes' men have consistently performed at a high level as one of Major League Soccer's highest-scoring and most aesthetically pleasing teams. Tuesday's encounter gives Sporting an opportunity to prove itself against an elite Mexican side in a premier international competition.
If you can't make it to Children's Mercy Park on Tuesday night, here's how to watch from the comfort of home.
Watch on ESPN2
World-class Children's Mercy Park will welcome a national television audience on ESPN2 and TUDN. Fans can also stream the contest live on the ESPN app.
Radio broadcasts will be carried locally on Sports Radio 810 WHB (English) and La Grande 1340 AM (Spanish).
The Sporting Pub Network, including places like No Other Pub in the Kansas City Power & Light District, will offer fans a place to watch in addition to providing food and drink specials.
Updates via the Sporting KC App
Additional in-game updates and exclusive features will be available via the Sporting KC app. Fans who download the Sporting KC app will experience a variety of unique benefits throughout the season, including the following:
- Immediate access to all Sporting news and video content
- Exclusive games and offers that can only be found in the app
- Trivia and predictive gaming
- Seamless SeatGeek integration
- Breaking news notifications
- Everything you need to know about the club, all in one place