Major League Soccer and LIGA MX announced on Wednesday New York City FC will host Campeones Cup at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 7:30 p.m. ET.
The competition is the annual clash between the reigning MLS and Liga MX champions.
LIGA MX’s Campeón de Campeones, which will be played this summer between Atlas FC (champion of the 2021 Apertura) and the winner of the 2022 Clausura regular season.
Campeones Cup, together with Leagues Cup, are part of a larger partnership between MLS and LIGA MX, launched in 2018.
In this spirit and as has been the case in previous editions of Campeones Cup, MLS and LIGA MX also confirmed they will host a community service project in New York City to give back to the local community as part of Campeones Cup. Details of the event will be announced at a later date.
MLS has a 2-1 record all-time Campeones Cup history against LIGA MX.
Tigres UANL defeated Toronto FC in the inaugural 2018 edition, Atlanta United defeated Club America 3-2 in the 2019 match. The Columbus Crew defeated Cruz Azul, 2-0, in the 2021 edition.