ALL POSTS TAGGED "mls-season-pass"

Apple TV

/ 4 days ago

MLS Season Pass will have a local angle after all

One of the biggest concerns that fans of Major League Soccer teams have about MLS Season Pass is that they're losing local announcers. Previously, MLS has always had local announcers calling games across a range of regional sports networks nationwide. Many of them were considered experts and familiar voices that fans grew up with, while […]

Apple TV

/ 7 days ago

Android users feel left out as MLS embraces Apple

Anyone who watched the recent MLS Season Pass press conference may have been forgiven for mistakenly thinking it was an event for Apple fanboys. Yes, there was some discussion about the talent that will be bringing MLS games to viewers. But a lot of the press conference sounded like it was an infomercial for Apple, […]

Apple TV

/ 8 days ago

Bundesliga and ESPN paved the way for MLS-Apple deal

When the Bundesliga and ESPN announced a historic deal in 2019 to stream every single game from Germany's top-flight league, few could have predicted how revolutionary it was. The six-year deal to stream every game on ESPN+ was the first of its kind. So, imagine what Bundesliga and ESPN executives may have been thinking last […]

Apple TV

/ 11 days ago

Apple TV app coming to Android for MLS Season Pass: Rumor

One of the main backlashes to MLS Season Pass is the inability to watch on Android mobile devices because there is no Apple TV app. Sure, Android users can watch games via a browser or on Android TV, but it's not the same as having an app on your mobile phone — like Apple iPhone users […]

Apple TV

/ 15 days ago

MLS mandates clubs to provide extensive video content

As part of the new MLS deal with Apple TV, each club will put out a large quantity of video content surrounding the team. That includes player profiles, historic moments, community involvement and more. This video content from the 29 MLS clubs is available on MLS Season Pass. The project is called "club rooms," offering […]

Apple TV

/ 17 days ago

Apple and MLS broadcasters for MLS Season Pass

Apple and Major League Soccer released a list of on-air broadcasters for the upcoming 2023 season. MLS Season Pass on the Apple TV app will be the new home to American soccer beginning next month. Play-by-play duties will be handled by Max Bretos, Steve Cangialosi, Jake Zivin, Pablo Ramírez and Frederic Lord. Match analysts include Kyndra […]

Apple TV

/ 28 days ago

Recommended MLS announcers for Apple TV

The 2023 Major League Soccer season is quickly coming upon us, but the crews of American commentators for MLS on Apple are still undecided. So, I've taken a stab at who are my recommended MLS announcers for Apple TV. As covered, the Apple TV deal starts right away when the new season begins on Feb. […]

Apple TV

/ 35 days ago

How to watch MLS on US TV and streaming

MLS is the latest league to have some confusion over how to watch their games. For years, MLS games aired, in English, on ESPN and FOX's channels. Meanwhile, ESPN+ held the streaming rights to many of the games over the last several years. Almost all of that changes beginning with the 2023 MLS campaign. Major […]

Apple TV

/ 38 days ago

MLS announces 2023 schedule: League begins new era

A new era beckons for the top-flight domestic league after MLS announces 2023 schedule The year 2023 is a brand-new era for Major League Soccer. It marks the start of a brand-new 10-year partnership with Apple TV. Because of this, every single MLS game is available via MLS Season Pass streaming service for the next […]

ESPN

/ 51 days ago

ESPN unlikely to renew MLS TV deal, speculates industry analyst

Sports industry analyst Andrew Marchand believes that it's unlikely that ESPN will renew its MLS TV deal, which would be a huge blow to Major League Soccer. ESPN has had the rights to MLS in the United States since 1996 when the league launched. MLS TV deal: ESPN likely to take a pass, says expert […]