FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Major League Soccer today unveiled the complete schedule for the 2018 MLS regular season. The 23rd MLS season will open on Saturday, March 3 and end on Sunday, Oct. 28, with each club playing a total of 34 matches.
The Revolution open the 2018 season on the road in Chester, Pa. against the Philadelphia Union at Talen Energy Stadium on March 3. The club will play its home opener one week later, hosting the Colorado Rapids at Gillette Stadium on March 10. Kickoff for the home opener is currently slated for 1:30 p.m. ET.
New England will play a total of 22 games against Eastern Conference opposition this season. The Revs are set to play each of the 10 fellow Eastern Conference teams at least twice, and will play the Montreal Impact and Philadelphia Union a total of three times each. The Revs will face each of the 12 clubs in the Western Conference one time each, including a road contest with expansion side LAFC for the first meeting in the clubs' history on Saturday, Sept. 15.
NBC Sports Boston will once again serve as the Revolution’s local broadcast partner and will carry up to 32 regular-season games. The 2018 season marks the ninth consecutive campaign that NBCSB will be the television home of the club and the fifth straight year that Brad Feldman and Paul Mariner will team up to call the action from the booth. Naoko Funayama also returns for her second season as sideline reporter.
In addition to the games aired on NBCSB, two Revolution games will be nationally televised. The club is set to play D.C. United at Audi Field on Sunday, Aug. 19 on FS1 and Atlanta United FC at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 6 on Univision.