How to watch Sporting at Vancouver Whitecaps FC on Saturday | Feb. 29, 2020

Sporting Kansas City's 2020 campaign will begin in earnest on Saturday with a showdown against Vancouver Whitecaps FC at BC Place. The Western Conference clash will mark the first time ever that Sporting has kicked off an MLS season in the month of February, giving eager fans an early dose of MLS action as Week 1 commences across the United States and Canada.

Supporters can catch the 9:30 p.m. CT clash on FOX Sports Kansas City, FOX Sports Midwest Plus and FOX Sports GO, including 30 minutes of pre-match and post-match coverage with Nate Bukaty, Jacob Peterson and touchline reporter Carter Augustine on the call. Fans can also listen locally on Sports Radio 810 WHB (English) and La Grande 1340 AM (Spanish).

#VANvSKC will stream live on FOX Sports digital platforms, available for viewers within Sporting’s TV footprint who receive FOX Sports Kansas City or FOX Sports Midwest as part of their pay-TV subscription. To stream the game, fans must sign in with their pay-TV provider user ID and password.

Viewers elsewhere across the United States can stream the match on ESPN+.

The match will be replayed on the main FOX Sports Kansas City channel at 12 a.m. CT Sunday and 9 a.m. CT next Wednesday, March 4.

Supporters in the Kansas City area looking for the best watch party locations can select from any of the club's official pub partners for the 2020 season. Additionally, Johnny's Tavern in Prairie Village, Kansas, will feature prize giveaways and drink specials during an all-ages viewing party that punctuates the highly anticipated First Kick celebration at Corinth Square.

See below for channel numbers and availability, including the live streaming platforms that will carry the match. Click here for Sporting's 2020 broadcast schedule.

FOX Sports Kansas City channel numbers

Kansas, Nebraska, Western Missouri
Video Provider
FOX Sports Kansas City
FOX Sports Kansas City Plus
 
SD
HD
SD
HD
AT&T U-verse
748 or 750
1748 or 1750
747 or 748
1747 or 1748
Centurylink (Omaha)
748
1748
749
1749
Consolidated (Lenexa)
30
649
54
696
Cox (Kansas)
34
2034
76
2076
Cox (Nebraska)
47
1047
N/A
N/A
DirecTV
671-5
671-5
671-1
671-1
Google Fiber (Kansas City)
205
205
206
206
MidCo/WOW (Lawrence)
36
623
172
N/A
Spectrum (Kansas City)
59
318
5
319
Spectrum (Sedalia, Warrensburg)
37
824
75
826
Spectrum (Lincoln)
37
37 or 318
 N/A
319
Spectrum (Nebraska)
26
824
N/A
N/A
Suddenlink (St. Joseph)
38
38
39
39
Xfinity (Independence, Mo.)
48
201, 863 or 1250
925
1255
Xfinity (Independence, Mo.)
73
201, 863 or 1250
925
1255
St. Louis, Mid-Missouri, Iowa
Video Provider
FOX Sports Midwest
FOX Sports Midwest Plus
 
SD
HD
SD
HD
AT&T U-verse
748 or 750
1748 or 1750
747
1747
Cable One (Joplin)
152
1152
170
 
Centurylink (Columbia)
748
1748
749
1749
DirecTV
671-5
671-5
671-1
671-1
Fidelity
54
454
68
468
Mediacom (Iowa)
40
832
22 or 34
822 or 833
Mediacom (Mid-Missouri)
32
732
22 or 126
N/A
Mediacom (Springfield, Mo.)
38
732
22 or 126
722 or N/A
New Wave
26
210
80
208
Spectrum (St. Louis)
37
824
75
826
Suddenlink (Branson)
38
38
39
N/A
 
Streaming
FOX Sports Digital Platforms
FOX Sports digital platforms
Fans within the Sporting KC TV footprint who receive FOX Sports Kansas City or FOX Sports Midwest as part of their TV subscription can stream Sporting KC telecasts on FOX Sports digital platforms.
Streaming TV Services
FOX Sports Kansas City, FOX Sports Midwest and Sporting KC telecasts are available within the Sporting KC TV footprint on the following streaming services. Check listings for channel location.
Hulu with Live TV
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