NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Soccer's 2011 season opens March 15 when Seattle hosts Los Angeles.
Portland plays its first MLS game at Colorado on March 19, the same day Vancouver hosts Toronto in the first match for the expansion Whitecaps. The rest of the March 19 schedule has Columbus at D.C. United, Seattle at New York, Chicago at Dallas, Philadelphia at Houston, Kansas City at Chivas USA and Salt Lake at San Jose.
Remaining home openers announced Monday have New England at Los Angeles on March 20; Kansas City at Chicago, New York at Columbus, Vancouver at Philadelphia, Portland at Toronto, D.C. United at New England and Los Angeles at Salt Lake (March 26); Chicago at Portland (April 14); and Chicago at Kansas City (June 9).
Portland will play in renovated PGE Park, and Kansas City moves into KC Soccer Stadium.
The entire MLS schedule will be released in February.
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