New York City FC will be opening up their postseason in the Bronx against Philadelphia Union this Wednesday. Here’s everything you need to know…
Match: NYCFC vs Philadelphia Union
Date and Time: Wednesday, October 31 at 7:00pm ET
Stadium: Yankee Stadium
Referee: Robert Sibiga
Last Meeting: NYCFC 3-1 Philadelphia, October 28, 2018
MLS Playoff Bracket
Head to Head Record:
NYCFC Wins: 5
Philadelphia Wins: 3
Television: UniMas & FS1
Radio: WNYE 91.5 FM (English) & WADO 1280 AM (Spanish)
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- 5:30 PM: Doors open to the general public.
- Stop by the corner of 161st St. and River Ave. for City Beats’ pre and post-match performances.
- Be sure to stop by the Fan Zone, located on the Masterpass® Deck for free hair and face painting, balloon artists, and a GIF station.
- 6:20 PM: Your Boys in Blue take the pitch for warmups.
- 6:50 PM: BE IN YOUR SEATS! Our playoff pregame will feature a one of a kind open written by Tony Award-winning performance poet and Brooklyn-native, Lemon Andersen.
- 7:00 PM: Have your scarves ready and let our City’s team hear you as the Tunnel of Honor leads the player procession.
- 7:03 PM: Join in with Officer Jason Martinoff as he returns to perform the National Anthem.
- 7:06 PM: Get set for kick-off as we ceremoniously set off the smoke stacks to start the 2018 MLS Cup Playoffs!
- 7:08 PM: Kick-off!
Reminder: Leave your Halloween costumes and masks at home, Yankee Stadium prohibits them.