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MNUFC Announces Season and Home Opener for 2022 MLS Season

November 22, 2021 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - Minnesota United FC News Release

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Minnesota United and Major League Soccer announced today the club's season and home openers for the 2022 MLS season.

MNUFC will kick off its sixth season in MLS out east at Philadelphia Union, Saturday, February 26, time TBD. Philadelphia was one of two Eastern Conference teams Minnesota faced in 2021. The following week, the Loons return home to Saint Paul and host the latest Western Conference addition Nashville SC on Saturday, March 5 at 5:00 p.m. CT. Additionally, Minnesota will be the visitors for the New York Red Bulls' home opener on Sunday, March 13 at 1:00 p.m. CT. The Loons haven't played against Nashville since 2020, nor the Red Bulls since 2019.

To best align with the 2022 international calendar, the MLS regular season will run through Decision Day, the regular season finale, on Sunday, Oct. 9. Following three consecutive weeks of Audi 2022 MLS Cup Playoffs action, MLS Cup will be played on Saturday, Nov. 5, more than two weeks prior to the start of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar on Nov. 21 and more than a week prior to the player release date on Nov. 14.

While the full 2022 MLS schedule, including broadcast details, will be announced by the end of the year, the complete list of the 28 MLS club home openers is included below.

2022 Major League Soccer Regular Season Home Openers

Home teams listed first. Schedule is subject to change.

Saturday, February 26, 2022

Columbus Crew vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC (2:30 p.m. CT, Field)

Los Angeles Football Club vs. Colorado Rapids (2:30 p.m. CT, Banc of California Stadium)

FC Dallas vs. Toronto FC (4:30 p.m. CT, Toyota Stadium)

Austin FC vs. FC Cincinnati (5 p.m. CT, Q2 Stadium)

D.C. United vs. Charlotte FC (5 p.m. CT, Audi Field)

San Jose Earthquakes vs. New York Red Bulls (5 p.m. CT, PayPal Park)

Inter Miami CF vs. Chicago Fire FC (5 p.m. CT, DRV PNK Stadium)

Portland Timbers vs. New England Revolution (6:30 p.m. CT, Providence Park)

Philadelphia Union vs. Minnesota United (TBD, Subaru Park)

Sunday, February 27, 2022

Orlando City SC vs. CF Montréal (12 p.m. CT, Exploria Stadium)

Atlanta United vs. Sporting Kansas City (2 p.m. CT, Mercedes-Benz Stadium)

LA Galaxy vs. New York City FC (4 p.m. CT, Dignity Health Sports Park)

Houston Dynamo FC vs. Real Salt Lake (6 p.m. CT, PNC Stadium)

Seattle Sounders FC vs. Nashville SC (TBD, Lumen Field)

Saturday, March 5, 2022

New England Revolution vs. FC Dallas (12:30 p.m. CT, Gillette Stadium)

Toronto FC vs. New York Red Bulls (1 p.m. CT, BMO Field)

Sporting Kansas City vs. Houston Dynamo FC (2:30 p.m. CT, Children's Mercy Park)

CF Montréal vs. Philadelphia Union (3 p.m. CT, Olympic Stadium)

Chicago Fire FC vs. Orlando City SC (5 p.m. CT, Soldier Field)

Colorado Rapids vs. Atlanta United (5 p.m. CT, DICK'S Sporting Goods Park)

Real Salt Lake vs. Seattle Sounders (5 p.m. CT, Rio Tinto Stadium)

Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. New York City FC (5 p.m. CT, BC Place)

Minnesota United FC vs. Nashville SC (5 p.m. CT, Allianz Field)

FC Cincinnati vs. D.C. United (5 p.m. CT, TQL Stadium)

Charlotte FC vs. LA Galaxy (7 p.m. CT, Bank of America Stadium)

Saturday, March 12, 2022

New York City Football Club vs. CF Montréal (1 p.m. CT, Yankee Stadium)

Sunday, March 13, 2022

New York Red Bulls vs. Minnesota United FC (1 p.m. CT, Red Bull Arena)

Sunday, May 1, 2022

Nashville SC vs. Philadelphia Union (3 p.m. CT, Nashville SC Stadium)

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