Have you purchased a new Roku device and looking for ways to continue watching the MLS tournament? Currently, you can stream Major League Soccer (MLS) matches on our Roku by adding the Apple TV app from the Channel Store. You can stream MLS on Apple TV exclusively with an active Season Pass. The Season Pass can be purchased by both Apple TV+ and non-Apple TV+ users.

The League stage of MLS 2023 started on February 25th and will end on October 21st, 2023. This is followed by the MLS Playoffs, which will be conducted by the first week of November. With the USA becoming the host of the FIFA World Cup 2026, MLS is set to gain immense popularity and viewership in the coming years.

If you are keen to watch MLS matches on your Roku, check out this article which includes the installation, and activation steps. We have also covered the streaming services where you can live stream the MLS matches.

Pricing of MLS Season Pass 2023

You can subscribe to MLS Season Pass on a Monthly or a Season basis on Apple TV. If you are an existing Apple TV+ subscriber, you’ll get an MLS Season Pass at a discounted price.

Apple TV+ Subscriber $12.99/month or $79/season.

Non-Apple TV+ Subscriber $14.99/month or $99/season.

What’s on MLS Season Pass

  • Enjoy streaming every single MLS game, including the Playoffs.
  • Watch MLS Next and Next Pro games, along with the Leagues Cup.
  • Can get access to full match highlights, analysis, and originals.
  • You can watch Featured Series, which has documentaries on all clubs and their history.

How to Get MLS 2023 Season Pass

Users can get an MLS season pass either through the Apple TV website or through the Apple TV app.

MLS Season Pass via Apple TV Website

1. Visit Apple TV’s official website on any browser.

2. Click on MLS Season Pass at the top and click Subscribe on the following page.

Click on MLS Season Pass in Apple TV's Home page

3. Sign in with your Apple ID if you have one. If not, create a new Apple ID and then get into your account.

4. Apple TV gives a 1-month free trial on MLS Season Pass to its new users. Redeem the code through its website.

5. Choose a plan of your choice and make the payment,

6. After the payment process, you’ll be a subscriber to MLS Season Pass.

MLS Season Pass via Apple TV App

1. Launch the Apple TV app on your Apple device.

2. Scroll down and select MLS Season Pass in the Channels section.

Choose Season Pass channel in Apple TV app to stream MLS on Roku

3. Click on Subscribe.

4. Sign in with your Apple ID and choose either of the Monthly or Yearly plans.

5. Further, click Subscribe. Don’t forget to redeem the free trial code if you are a new user.

6. Make the payment for the chosen plan and receive the credentials for streaming MLS.

How to Watch MLS Seasons 2023 on Roku

As already mentioned, Apple TV is available as a channel on Roku. You are required to add the channel and activate it to stream MLS on your Roku device.

1. Turn on your Roku device and connect it to the internet.

2. Scroll down and select the Streaming Channels option on the Roku home screen.

Click on Streaming Channels

3. Then click Search Channels.

Select Search Channels

4. Now, enter Apple TV in the Search tab provided and search for the channel.

5. Select Apple TV in the suggestions and click Add Channel.

6. Now, Apple TV gets downloaded and added to your Roku device.

7. Launch the app by clicking Go to Channel.

How to Activate Apple TV on Roku

1. After launching the Apple TV app on your Roku, select the Settings option on its home screen.

Activate Apple TV to stream MLS on your Roku device.

2. Select Accounts and choose the Sign In option. Now, you’ll have the option to sign in.

3. You can do it either by directly entering your Apple account credentials (Apple ID) or through the web activation link (https://activate.apple.com/).

4. By choosing the activation link, you have to head to the activation website and enter the activation code displayed on your TV there.

5. After a successful login, open the MLS Season Pass channel and stream MLS matches on your Roku device.

How to Watch MLS 2023 on Roku Without Cable and Season Pass

Although not all, some of the MLS matches are streamed on Fox Sports, Fox Sports 1, and Fox Deportes in the United States. The most cost-effective way to get these channels is to choose a streaming service that provides you with these channels.

fuboTV

fuboTV on Roku is a paid streaming service offering 200+ channels, including several add-ons. For so long, fuboTV has been the go-to channel for sports lovers. Also, it offers 1000 hours worth of DVR storage. fubo TV has most of its content in 720p and 1080p quality.

fuboTV

fubo TV’s base plan, fubo Pro, which costs $74.99 a month, includes Fox Sports 1 along with several sports channels like ESPN, Bein Sports, etc.

Sling TV

Sling TV on Roku is a great alternative to the conventional cable network. It offers Live TV along with several on-demand content and add-ons. It is also a host of local TV channels. You can stream it on 3 devices concurrently and avail of 50 to 200 hours of cloud DVR storage.

Sling TV

Sling TV’s Sling Blue and Sling Blue + Orange package, which cost $40/month and $55/month, respectively, has several channels, including Fox Sports 1.

DirecTV Stream

DirectTV on Roku is a streaming service very similar to Sling TV. It offers Live TV channels along with on-demand content. It comes with a cloud DVR feature with no extra charges, an integrated voice remote, a 72-hour lookback feature, and many more.

DirecTV Stream

DirecTV offers four different plans, namely Entertainment, Choice, Ultimate, and Premier. Fox Sports 1 is available even in its base plan, i.e., Entertainment. The Entertainment Plan is priced at $74.99/month.

Apart from the above streaming services, you can even watch MLS on YouTube TV and Hulu + Live TV, with an active subscription.

MLS Season 2023 – Schedule

The schedule list of upcoming matches of MLS Season 2023

September 9, 2023

MATCHESTIME (ET)
DC vs San Jose7:30 PM
Inter Miami CF vs Sporting KC7:30 PM
Minnesota vs New England8:30 PM
Portland vs Los Angeles FC10:30 PM

September 10, 2023

MATCHESTIME (ET)
Los Angeles vs St. Louis City8:00 PM

FAQ

1. Can I share my MLS Season Pass with other users?

Yes. You can share your season pass with 5 members through the Family Sharing feature.

2. Do I need an Apple TV+ subscription to get an MLS Season Pass?

No. Apple TV+ subscription is not necessary to buy an MLS Season Pass. However, existing Apple TV+ subscribers get MLS Season Pass at a discounted price.

3. Does MLS Season Pass provide any free trial?

Yes. With the MLS Season Pass, you can get a one-month free trial. This offer is valid till October 31st, 2023.