New York City FC To Open MLS Playoffs At Citi Field

CitiField, New York City
CitiField played host to New York City FC in 2017. Photo: SleterFC

New York City FC will open the MLS Cup Playoffs at home but on the road.

The top-seed in the Eastern Conference has shifted its Semifinal matchup to Citi Field, which will be played on Wednesday, October 23, at 7 p.m. 

NYCFC will play the winner of the Toronto FC/DC United opening-round match that will be played on Saturday at 6 p.m.

New York City is no stranger to Citi Field. The team closed out the 2017 regular season at Citi Field playing to a 2-2 draw with the Columbus Crew.