News Matches

MLS vs Liga MX: All-Star 2021 game rosters, TV channel, stream & how many fans can attend

11:30 BST 25/08/2021
Jonathan Rodriguez Cruz Azul
The stars of MLS and Liga MX are set to fight it out in the All-Star final for the first time, and here's what you need to know about it

The 25th edition of the MLS All-Star Game is set to kick-off in August after being rescheduled from July 2020 because of the Covid-19 pandemic, and this time, the MLS All-Stars will face off against rival league Liga MX for the first time in history.

The MLS vs Liga MX All-Star final is set to be a mouthwatering encounter, with the star players from each league drafted in to make for a scintillating battle.

Goal brings you all the details about the final, including how to watch on TV.

On this page

  1. When is the MLS vs Liga MX final?
  2. How to watch MLS vs Liga MX live on TV & stream online
  3. MLS All-Star 2021 roster
  4. Liga MX All-Star 2021 roster
  5. Where is the MLS vs Liga MX final being played?
  6. How many fans can attend the MLS vs Liga MX?

When is the MLS vs Liga MX All-Star final?

The MLS vs Liga MX 2021 All-Star game will be played on Wednesday August 25 . Kick-off time has been set at 9:30pm ET / 6:30pm PT .

Return to top

How to watch MLS vs Liga MX All-Star final on TV & stream live online

U.S. TV channel U.S. streaming
Fox Sports 1 / FOX Sports App

The game will be broadcast live in the United States (U.S.) on Fox Sports 1  with  and FOX Sports App  streaming.

Return to top

MLS All-Star 2021 roster

Player Club Position
Pedro Gallese Orlando City GK
Matt Turner New England Revolution GK
Julian Araujo LA Galaxy DF
Yeimar Gomez Andrade Seattle Sounders DF
Jesus Murrillo LAFC DF
Nouhou Tolo Seattle Sounders DF
Miles Robinson Atlanta United DF
Alex Roldan Seattle Sounders DF
James Sands  NYCFC DF
Kai Wagner Philadelphia Union DF
Walker Zimmerman Nashville SC DF
George Bello Atlanta United DF
Eduard Atuesta LAFC MF
Damir Kreilach Real Salt Lake MF
Joao Paulo Seattle Sounders MF
Sebastian Lletget LA Galaxy MF
Cristian Roldan Seattle Sounders MF
Lucas Zelarayan Columbus Crew MF
Rodolfo Pizarro Inter Miami MF
Gustavo Bou New England Revolution FW
Cade Cowell San Jose Earthquakes FW
Nani Orlando City FW
Ricardo Pepi FC Dallas FW
Diego Rossi LAFC FW
Raul Ruidiaz Seattle Sounders FW
Daniel Salloi Sporting KC FW

The MLS All-Star team was assembled using a combination of fan, media and player voting, coach selections and commissioner picks.

A total of 13 players were named to the squad via the voting system while 13 more were chosen by LAFC boss Bob Bradley, who will coach the team.

MLS Commissioner Don Garber, meanwhile, selected Tajon Buchanan and Cade Cowell as his two picks for the squad, but Buchanan missed out due to injury.

Carlos Vela and Javier Hernandez were included in the initial selection but had to withdraw due to injuries.

Liga MX All-Star 2021 roster

Player Club Position
Alfredo Talavera UNAM GK
Guillermo Ochoa America GK
Nahuel Guzman Tigres UANL GK
William Tesillo Leon DF
Cesar Montes Monterrey DF
Victor Guzman Tijuana DF
Doria Santos Laguna DF
Pablo Aguilar Cruz Azul DF
Salvador Reyes Puebla DF
Jorge Sanchez America DF
Kevin Alvarez Pachuca DF
Juan Escobar Cruz Azul DF
Diego Valdes Santos Laguna MF
Rubens Sambueza Toluca MF
Luis Romo Cruz Azul MF
Guido Pizarro Tigres UANL MF
Luis Montes Leon MF
Angel Mena Leon MF
Fernando Gorriaran Santos Laguna MF
Pedro Aquino America MF
Jonathan Rodriguez Cruz Azul FW
Santiago Munoz Santos Laguna FW
Rogelio Funes Mori Monterrey FW
Andre-Pierre Gignac Tigres UANL FW
Alexis Canelo Toluca FW
Santiago Gimenez Cruz Azul FW

The Liga MX All-Star team roster can be seen in the table above.

The first 14 players were the nominees and winners of the Balon de Oro awards, chosen from the following categories: best goalkeeper, full back, defender, defensive midfielder, attacking midfielder, rookie and forward.

Juan Reynoso, head coach of Cruz Azul, who was chosen as Liga MX head coach of the season, selected 11 players for the squad.

Return to top

Where is the MLS vs Liga MX All-Star final being played?

The MLS vs Liga MX final will be played at at  Banc of California Stadium  in  Los Angeles, California .

The ground is home to MLS side LAFC, and will soon also be the home of future NSWL side Angel City FC. It holds a capacity of 22,000.

Return to top

How many fans can attend the MLS vs Liga MX All-Star final?

Stadiums in California can house full capacity and tickets are available to buy through Ticketmaster.

Return to top