Four nationally televised matches bolster MLS slate in Week 20

Sporting Kansas City will look to secure a third straight win, reach .500 and bolster their playoff bid on Saturday night when Western Conference rivals FC Dallas visit Children's Mercy Park at 7:30 p.m. CT. Tickets for the pivotal matchup are available at and fans can catch the action live on FOX Sports Kansas City Plus, FOX Sports Midwest Plus, FOX Sports GO, Sports Radio 810 WHB and ESPN Deportes KC 1480 AM.

While Saturday's contest will have the attention of Sporting Kansas City fans, Major League Soccer diehards have plenty more soccer to look forward to as the regular season hits Week 20.

The mouthwatering action begins Friday at 9 p.m. CT on ESPN when MLS Supporters' Shield leaders LAFC visit crosstown neighbors LA Galaxy in the next edition of El Trafico.

Following a busy Saturday night, highlighted by Sporting vs. FC Dallas, a compelling Soccer Sunday will kick off at 3 p.m. CT on ESPN when reigning MLS Cup champion Atlanta United FC and D.C. United lock horns at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

A Sunday night doubleheader on FS1 will begin at 6:30 p.m. CT when Orlando City SC hosts the New York Red Bulls. Arguably the fiercest rivalry in MLS will round out the weekend at 8:30 p.m. CT as Seattle Sounders FC welcome the Portland Timbers to CenturyLink Field for a can't-miss derby showdown in the Pacific Northwest.