MLS assignments: Week 1

Chris Penso
Image: PRO referee Chris Penso in action

Three weeks to go! The 2017 MLS season is fast approaching, and PRO’s assignments for the opening weekend have been confirmed.

03/03/2017

Portland Timbers v Minnesota United
Providence Park (9:30pm ET)
REF: CHRIS PENSO
AR1: Jeremy Hanson
AR2: Cameron Blanchard
4TH: Baboucarr Jallow

03/04/2017

Columbus Crew v Chicago Fire
MAPFRE Stadium (2:00pm ET)
REF: FOTIS BAZAKOS
AR1: Danny Thornberry
AR2: Kevin Klinger
4TH: Sorin Stoica

LA Galaxy v FC Dallas
StubHub Center (4:00pm ET)
REF: KEVIN STOTT
AR1: Mike Rottersman
AR2: Craig Lowry
4TH: Alejandro Mariscal

Real Salt Lake v Toronto FC
Rio Tinto Stadium (4:30pm ET)
REF: ALLEN CHAPMAN
AR1: Peter Manikowski
AR2: Jeffrey Hosking
4TH: Geoff Gamble

Colorado Rapids v New England Revolution
Dick’s Sporting Goods Park (6:00pm ET)
REF: JOSE CARLOS RIVERO
AR1: Apolinar Mariscal
AR2: Brian Poeschel
4TH: Younes Marrakchi

D.C. United v Sporting Kansas City
RFK Stadium (7:00pm ET)
REF: ROBERT SIBIGA
AR1: Jeff Muschik
AR2: Eric Weisbrod
4TH: Alex Chilowicz

Houston Dynamo v Seattle Sounders
BBVA Compass Stadium (8:30pm ET)
REF: RICARDO SALAZAR
AR1: Ian Anderson
AR2: Jeffrey Greeson
4TH: Nima Saghafi

San Jose Earthquakes v Montreal Impact
Avaya Stadium (10:00pm ET)
REF: BALDOMERO TOLEDO
AR1: Corey Parker
AR2: Gianni Facchini
4TH: Daniel Radford

03/05/2017

Orlando City v New York City
Orlando City Stadium (5:00pm ET)
REF: JAIR MARRUFO
AR1: Corey Rockwell
AR2: Kyle Atkins
4TH: Marcos DeOliveira

Atlanta United v New York Red Bulls
Bobby Dodd Stadium (7:00pm ET)
REF: MARK GEIGER
AR1: CJ Morgante
AR2: Matthew Nelson
4TH: Ted Unkel

Vancouver Whitecaps v Philadelphia Union
BC Place (9:30pm ET)
REF: ALAN KELLY
AR1: Adam Wienckowski
AR2: Jason White
4TH: Dave Gantar