Due to severe winter weather in the Portland area, Major League Soccer announced today that Sporting Kansas City’s opening match of the 2023 season against the Portland Timbers at Providence Park in Portland, Ore., has been moved to Monday, Feb. 27 and will kick off at 9 p.m. CT.
Previously scheduled for this Saturday, the Western Conference clash will stream free on the Apple TV app in both English and Spanish.
Sporting Kansas City’s Season Kickoff event on Saturday at Chicken N Pickle (5901 W. 135th St.) in Overland Park, Kan. will remain scheduled from 6-8 p.m. CT for Season Ticket Members who have already reserved a ticket. The event will end at 8 p.m. CT and will not be open to the general public. All fans who reserved a ticket via SeatGeek for the watch party at Chicken N Pickle from 8-11:30 p.m. will receive information from the club.