Press Release

Media Accreditation Applications Now Open for Leagues Cup Round of 32

[Leagues Cup] Media Accreditation Cover

Applications must be submitted by 6 p.m. EST, three days prior to each R32 stage match 

The online media credential applications for each R32 match is now open and accepting requests at the following link: 
Leagues Cup Credential Application System
*Please click on the link above to register. Copy and paste the link might not work  

Click here to view a schedule of all Leagues Cup 2023 matches.

Media wishing to attend a knock-out match should apply by 6 p.m. EST, 3 days prior to each Knockout round match. No late applications or changes will be accepted after those dates.   

Please note the following when applying for credentials: 

  • MLS or LIGA MX regular season club or league credentials will not be accepted. 
  • No credential applications will be accepted after the deadline.  
  • In contrast to the group stage, you may only apply for one match at a time.
  • Credentials per organization will be limited.  
  • Field access is available for photographers with professional-grade equipment only. No other media members, including non-rights TV crews, will receive field access. 
  • Photo agencies must be on assignment from a specific news outlet and must provide written proof from assignment or photo editor.  
  • Media present at the venue must follow all Leagues Cup and stadium guidelines. 
  • Media who are approved for credentials should not wear apparel supporting any of the competing teams.
  • Non-rights media will be required to follow the Leagues Cup Media Guidelines as part of the credentialing process. 

For further media credential information, please contact Erika Mach, Accreditation Officer at  

Ticket Information
Tickets for all matches are available on and are also available to fans via the hosting MLS club. MLS club season ticket holders should contact their club representative for more information or visit and follow @LeaguesCup on social.

Media Assets
Click here for Leagues Cup 2023 assets. To watch the Leagues Cup explainer video, click here

About Leagues Cup 
Leagues Cup represents a monumental new chapter for North American soccer. Beginning in 2023, Major League Soccer and LIGA MX will pause their seasons each summer and all 47 first division professional soccer clubs in the U.S., Mexico and Canada will compete in a World Cup-style tournament, which will qualify the top three finishers to the Concacaf Champions Cup. Leagues Cup 2023 will kick off Friday, July 21 and will feature 77 games hosted at stadiums throughout the U.S. and Canada, with the Final taking place on Saturday, August 19. Fans in over 100 countries and regions will be able to watch Leagues Cup on MLS Season Pass on the Apple TV app, which is available on Apple devices, smart TVs, streaming devices from Roku, Amazon, and Google, game consoles, and the web at In addition, TelevisaUnivision, FOX Sports, TSN and RDS will be the linear broadcast home for select Leagues Cup matches in the United States and Canada.