The road to the 2021 MLS Cup is underway.
The 26th edition of MLS Cup will be held Saturday, Dec. 11 at the home stadium of the team with the better regular-season record (3 p.m. ET, ABC).
MLS CUP PLAYOFFS: Predictions for title game winners, dark horse teams, X-factor players
MLS PLAYOFF TEAM POWER RANKINGS: New England Revolution at head of field
Here is the 2021 MLS playoff schedule with dates, times and television information. Live streams for ABC/ESPN games available on Watch ESPN; FOX games on FOX Sports Live. Games also available to be live streamed on fuboTV.
What is the 2021 MLS playoff schedule?
Dec. 4: Portland Timbers vs. Real Salt Lake, 6 p.m. ET (FS1)
Dec. 5: Philadelphia Union vs. New York City FC, 3 p.m. ET (ABC)
Which teams are favorites to win MLS Cup 2021?
Entering the playoffs, the New England Revolution (+250) are favorites to win MLS Cup, according to Tipico Sportsbook.
Here are the odds for the other teams to win the league championship: Colorado Rapids (+400), Seattle Sounders (+650), Philadelphia Union (+900), Sporting Kansas City (+1000), New York City FC (+1000), Nashville SC (+1200), Portland Timbers (+2000), Vancouver Whitecaps (+3000), Orlando City SC (+3000), Atlanta United (+3000), Minnesota United (+3000), New York Red Bulls (+4000), Real Salt Lake (+5000).
Which teams have won MLS Cup?
2020: Columbus Crew over Seattle Sounders (Mapfre Stadium), 3-0
2019: Seattle Sounders FC over Toronto FC (CenturyLink Field), 3-1
2018: Atlanta United over Portland Timbers (Mercedes-Benz Stadium), 2-0
2017: Toronto FC over Seattle Sounders FC (BMO Field), 2-0
2016: Seattle Sounders FC over Toronto FC (BMO Field), 0-0 (Sounders won penalty shootout, 5-4)
2015: Portland Timbers over Columbus Crew (Mapfre Stadium), 2-1
2014: Los Angeles Galaxy over New England Revolution (StubHub Center), 2-1 (extra time)
2013: Sporting Kansas City over Real Salt Lake (Sporting Park), 1-1 (SKC won penalty shootout, 7-6)
2012: Los Angeles Galaxy over Houston Dynamo (Home Depot Center), 3-1
2011: Los Angeles Galaxy over Houston Dynamo (Home Depot Center), 1-0
2010: Colorado Rapids over FC Dallas (BMO Field), 2-1 (extra time)
2009: Real Salt Lake over Los Angeles Galaxy (Qwest Field), 1-1 (RSL won penalty shootout, 5-4)
2008: Columbus Crew over New York Red Bulls (Home Depot Center), 3-1
2007: Houston Dynamo over New England Revolution (RFK Stadium), 2-1
2006: Houston Dynamo over New England Revolution (Pizza Hut Park), 1-1 (Dynamo won penalty shootout, 4-3)
2005: Los Angeles Galaxy over New England Revolution (Pizza Hut Park), 1-0 (extra time)
2004: D.C. United over Kansas City Wizards (Home Depot Center), 3-2
2003: San Jose Earthquakes over Chicago Fire (Home Depot Center), 4-2
2002: Los Angeles Galaxy over New England Revolution (Gillette Stadium), 1-0 (extra time)
2001: San Jose Earthquakes over Los Angeles Galaxy (Crew Stadium), 2-1 (extra time)
2000: Kansas City Wizards over Chicago Fire (RFK Stadium), 1-0
1999: D.C. United over Los Angeles Galaxy (Foxboro Stadium), 2-0
1998: Chicago Fire over D.C. United (Rose Bowl), 2-0
1997: D.C. United over Colorado Rapids (RFK Stadium), 2-1
1996: D.C. United over Los Angeles Galaxy (Foxboro Stadium), 3-2 (extra time)
Gannett may earn revenue from Tipico for audience referrals to betting services. Tipico has no influence over nor are any such revenues in any way dependent on or linked to the newsrooms or news coverage. See Tipico.com for Terms and Conditions. 21+ only. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER (NJ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO).
This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Live stream MLS playoffs: Game times, TV channels, how to watch, odds