MLS Season Pass in the Apple TV app
The MLS Season Pass screen in the Apple TV app gives you immediate access to every Major League Soccer event when you subscribe to MLS Season Pass.
You can see matches in progress with up-to-the-minute scores, or browse upcoming matches and add them to Up Next. To turn off live scores, see Adjust Apple TV app settings.
Watch Major League Soccer with MLS Season Pass
When you subscribe to MLS Season Pass, you can watch every match of the Major League Soccer season, Audi MLS Cup Playoffs, and Leagues Cup all in one place, with consistent match times and no blackouts. You can watch multiple matches at the same time, and access pregame and postgame shows and a whip-around show featuring live look-ins, analysis, and discussion.
Do any of the following:
Explore featured matches, pregame and postgame shows, and more: Navigate to a category row.
Follow your favorite clubs using My Sports: Select Follow Your Clubs. See Follow your favorite teams with My Sports.
Browse matches, club profiles, player profiles, and more for a particular club: Select a club from the Eastern Conference or Western Conference rows.
To start watching, select an event or show; or, if you haven’t subscribed to MLS Season Pass, follow the onscreen instructions.
Watch multiple live sports streams at the same time
With Multiview, you can play up to four live sports streams at the same time.
Note: Multiview requires Apple TV 4K with tvOS 16.5 or later or an iPad with iPadOS 17.2 or later plus a subscription to MLS Season Pass (for MLS) or Apple TV+ (for Friday Night Baseball). Multiple game viewing options are subject to scheduling.
While you’re watching a match or game, show the playback controls, then do either of the following:
Select the Multiview button .
Select Live Sports in the lower-left corner of the screen, then choose Watch in Multiview.
The current match or game appears in a grid view next to an empty inset for the match or game stream to be added.
To add a match or game stream, navigate to an item at the bottom of the screen, then select it.
You can select up to four streams from the bottom of the screen.
To change the layout of the streams in the grid, do any of the following:
When two streams are selected: Select to view the streams in a 70/30 ratio. Select to view the streams at the same size.
When four streams are selected: Select to view the streams in a 70/30 ratio (1 stream at 70%, 3 streams at 30%). Select to view all the streams at the same size.
Note: By default, three streams are presented in a 70/30 ratio with no option to view them all at the same size.
When you’re finished adding streams and viewing options, swipe up to watch. By default, the audio stream matches the currently highlighted stream.
While watching, do any of the following:
Change the audio to a different stream: Navigate to a different stream in the grid.
Move streams: Navigate to a stream, press the TV button on the Siri Remote, then select the Move button onscreen and move the stream to a new position. When you’re finished, press the Back button (Siri Remote 2nd generation or later) or button (Siri Remote 1st generation) to go back to watching.
Remove a stream: Navigate to a stream, press the TV button on the Siri Remote, then select the Remove button onscreen.
To exit Multiview, press the Back button (Siri Remote 2nd generation or later) or button (Siri Remote 1st generation).
Follow your favorite clubs with My Sports
Turn on My Sports to follow your favorite MLS clubs on Apple TV, see their games in Up Next, and receive notifications when they’re about to play.
If you’ve already set up My Sports in the News app on an iPhone or iPad, your teams automatically appear in the Apple TV app on Apple TV. For more information, see the iPhone User Guide.
When you’re signed in with same Apple ID on your iPhone, iPad, and Mac, the teams you follow are shown in the News app and Apple TV app on all your devices. (You can’t pick teams to follow on a Mac; to pick your teams, follow them in the News app or Apple TV app on your iPhone or iPad, or on your Apple TV.) You won’t miss a second of action, even when you’re away from your Apple TV.
Open the sidebar in the Apple TV app on Apple TV, then do either of the following:
Select MLS Season Pass, then scroll down and select Follow Your Favorite Clubs.
Select Sports, then scroll down and select Follow Your Teams.
Select Turn On (if this is your first time setting up My Sports).
Scroll to a sports category in the list (MLS, MLB or NBA, for example), navigate to your team on the right, then select it.
Your team now displays a star. You can add as many teams to My Sports as you want.
To remove a team, select it in My Sports, then select Remove.
Listen to live local radio during MLS matches
During playback, show playback controls.
Select the Audio Options button , then choose an audio track option from the pop-up menu:
TV: Play the audio commentary from the TV broadcast.
Local Radio, [home team, language]: Listen to the home team’s radio broadcast while watching the match or game.
To close the pop-up menu, press the Back button (Siri Remote 2nd generation or later) or button (Siri Remote 1st generation).
Add or remove an event from Up Next
The event’s scheduled time, network, and other information are shown.
Do either of the following:
Add the item to Up Next: Select Add to Up Next.
The event is placed in the Up Next row of the Home and MLS Season Pass screens. See What’s up next.
Remove the item from the Up Next queue: Select In Up Next.