Fresh off a momentum-building 2-1 road win over the New York Red Bulls in Week 1, Sporting Kansas City (1-0-0, 3 points) will return home for a highly anticipated home opener against Orlando City SC on Friday night. Kickoff at sold-out Children's Mercy Park is slated for 6:30 p.m. CT as a pair of MLS Cup hopefuls lock horns in the second week of the 2021 campaign.
With tons of excitement surrounding Friday's marquee showdown, here's how to catch every minute of the action.
Watch on FS1, FOX Deportes and the FOX Sports app
Children's Mercy Park will welcome a national television audience on FS1 with John Strong and Stu Holden on the call beginning at 6:30 p.m. CT. FOX Deportes will carry the game in Spanish and fans can also stream the contest live on the FOX Sports app or foxsports.com.
Extended Radio Coverage
Sports Radio 810 WHB will kick off its pregame coverage at 6 p.m. CT and air the match in its entirety. The Final Whistle postgame show will follow immediately afterward on the same station. La Grande 1340 AM will also provide a Spanish broadcast for listeners.
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 offers from Price Chopper that can only be found in the app
- A library of all the latest and greatest Sporting gifs
- The ability to customize your own app logo
- Everything you need to know about the club, all in one place
- Trivia and predictive gaming