Chicago Fire vs Inter Miami TV coverage and live streaming options

The playoff race is heating up with just two spots up for grabs in the Eastern Conference, two of those sides go head to head at Solider Field as Chicago Fire face Inter Miami.

There are plenty of question marks over whether Lionel Messi will play a part, but there is no doubt that this game is a must-win for both franchises.

The game is part of a packed 36th matchday for the MLS regular season, and there is no room for error in these crunch games.

Soldier Field plays host to Chicago Fire vs Inter Miami
Aug 20, 2023; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Fire Credit: Jon Durr-USA TODAY Sports/Sipa USA – Photo by Icon sport

The game will be played on Wednesday, October 4th at the legendary Soldier Field, Chicago, Illinois with kick off scheduled for 19:30 local time, which is Thursday morning at 00:30 BST/01:30 CET and 5:00am in India. Here is how you can watch this MLS regular season game.

Chicago Fire vs Inter Miami TV coverage and live streaming options

There is a lot at stake in this game, playoff dreams could be made or crushed, and both teams are going to be giving their all as they hope to extend their season. This is the sixth meeting overall between the sides, each team has won two while one game ended a draw.

Here is how to watch as Chicago Fire hope to maintain their 100% home record against Inter Miami. Previously winning 1-0 in 2021 and 3-1 in 2022. Can they make it a hattrick of victories?

Chicago Fire vs Inter Miami TV Coverage, expect to see Xherdan Shaqiri in action
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Chicago Fire vs Inter Miami TV coverage and live streaming: UK

The MLS is being streamed exclusively on Apple TV in the UK this season, and to catch this game live you will need the MLS Season Pass.

Former Stoke City and Liverpool midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri is likely to play in this match, adding to the range of talent on offer.

MLS YouTube (Highlights)

If you just want to see the goals and major action of the game, then look out for the highlights a few hours after the final whistle. The MLS will make them available on their YouTube channel, as they do with all matches.

Chicago Fire vs Inter Miami TV coverage and live streaming: International options

Josef Martinez could be a key player against Chicago Fire
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While Apple TV offers some games free, without MLS Season Pass, all the Inter Miami fixtures recently have been for subscribers only. That means for this match you will have to subscribe to the MLS Season Pass, to see how this crucial contest in the playoff race unfolds.

Apple TV always offer the games in both English and Spanish, the commentary team in English for this match is confirmed as Jake Zivin alongside 2007 Gold Cup champion Taylor Twellman. Emmy award winner Katie Witham is the sideline reporter.


For Inter Miami fans in India, that are hoping to catch Messi in Chicago, the game will also be available on Apple TV. The rights for the MLS were agreed globally, so Apple TV is the best option to find MLS games.

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