2017 MLS Cup crew announced

Allen Chapman will referee the 2017 MLS Cup, which takes place on Saturday, December 9 (4pm ET).

The final will be a repeat of last year’s showpiece, contested by Eastern Conference and Supporters’ Shield champions Toronto FC and Western Conference winners and current holders, Seattle Sounders.

Adam Wienckowski and Jeremy Hanson will be the MLS Cup assistant referees, with Kevin Stott the fourth official. Jason White is assigned as the fifth official with Dave Gantar the VAR.

MLS Referee of the Year Chapman was Fourth Official in the final in 2016 and officiated the 2017 MLS All-Star game. He has taken charge of 108 MLS games and this will be his 23rd assignment of the 2017 campaign.

Read more: “Time for the next call” – Allen Chapman on All-Star achievement and MLS milestone

12/09/2017 – MLS Cup
Toronto FC v Seattle Sounders
BMO Field (4:00pm ET)
REF: ALLEN CHAPMAN
AR1: Adam Wienckowski
AR2: Jeremy Hanson
4TH: Kevin Stott
5TH: Jason White
VAR: Dave Gantar