Streaming FAQs

Do you have questions about streaming FC Cincinnati games during the 2020 season? We have answers for you below. If you still have questions after reading through the answers below, feel free to email us media@fccincinnati.com and we'll respond directly with an answer and even add it below in our FAQ.

 

 

 Who can access the free stream?

Anyone who lives in the Cincinnati DMA as well as the surrounding Dayton, Eastern Indiana, Lexington and Louisville areas.

You can see if you’re able to stream the games for free on fccincinnati.com by entering your zip code here.

NOTE FOR MOBILE USERS: You must have your phone’s location services turned on and allow the streaming software to verify your location information.

 ARE THE MATCHES REALLY FREE?

The online stream at fccincinnati.com is free for fans inside the club’s designated broadcast region. The majority of our fans in our region will be able to stream the game for free. Fans who are unsure if they are within the club’s broadcast region can check by entering your zip code here.

Fans who live outside our designated broadcast region will continue to stream our games – and all other MLS games not nationally televised – via a monthly subscription for ESPN+.

 What is the best method to access the stream?

For the best experience, fans are encouraged to access the stream on a personal or private WiFi network. Fans outside the club’s broadcast region, you may be blocked from viewing the stream. Fans who are unsure if they are within the club’s broadcast region can check by entering your zip code here.

 What time does the stream begin?

Streaming on fccincinnati.com will begin when the broadcast begins on Star 64. As an example, if a match is advertised as a 7:30 p.m. kickoff, the stream will begin at 7:30 p.m.

 What will be streamed on fccincinnati.com?
The club’s local broadcast on Star 64 will be fed to fccincinnati.com every game. Play-by-play analyst Tom Gelehrter, analyst Kevin McCloskey and sideline reporters Lindsay Patterson and Alex Stec will bring fans all the action in every game streamed on fccincinnati.com.
 Are all FCC matches being streamed this year?

Yes. Every regular-season MLS game will be televised. The games that are not nationally televised will be streamed on fccincinnati.com (inside the club’s designated broadcast region) and ESPN+ (outside the club’s designated broadcast region). You can find the full broadcast schedule here.

 Can I stream the fccincinnati.com feed on my TV?

Yes! If you have an internet-connected “smart” TV, you can load fccincinnati.com your television’s built-in browser and stream the game directly from there.

If you do not have a smart TV or would like another option to stream the game on your TV, you can download the “Boxcast” app for AppleTV, Roku or FireTV and stream the games from those platforms via the app.

 What happens if I have already purchased FloFC subscription for the 2020 season?

FloFC will refund all 2020 subscriptions that were only used for FC Cincinnati broadcasts. Please contact FloFC at support@flosports.tv.