Orlando City to play Santos Laguna in 2021 Leagues Cup tournament


Orlando City’s opponent for the upcoming Leagues Cup competition was announced on Wednesday.

The Lions will take on Liga MX side Santos Laguna on Thursday, Aug. 12 at 7 p.m. at Exploria Stadium in the quarterfinal of the tournament.

The match will be televised on TUDN and ESPN.

The winner of the 2021 Leagues Cup will earn a qualifying slot to the newly-formatted 2023 CONCACAF Champions League tournament.

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Here’s the complete Leagues Cup schedule:

Leagues Cup™ 2021 Schedule
All Times Eastern / * Subject to change

Tuesday, August 10
QF4: Sporting Kansas City vs. Club León (Children’s Mercy Park) 8p.m. (TUDN, ESPN2)
QF3: Seattle Sounders FC vs. Tigres UANL (Lumen Field) 10 p.m. (TUDN, ESPN2)

Wednesday, Aug. 11
QF2: New York City FC vs. Pumas (Yankee Stadium) 8 p.m. (TUDN, ESPN+)

Thursday, Aug. 12
QF1: Orlando City SC vs. Santos Laguna (Exploria Stadium) 7 p.m. (TUDN, ESPN+)

Sept. 14 and 15

SF1: Winner QF1 vs Winner QF3
SF2: Winner QF2 vs Winner QF4

September 22

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