Building on the popular single-elimination format, the 2023 MLS postseason will see the addition of a pair of single-elimination Audi MLS Cup Playoffs Wild Card matches ahead of an enhanced Round One, which now includes a Best-of-3 series.
The playoff schedule will go as follows:
- Wild Card matches: Oct. 25-26
- Round One Best-of-3 series matches: Oct. 28-Nov. 12
- Conference Semifinals and Conference Finals: Nov. 25-Dec. 3
- MLS Cup presented by Audi: Dec. 9.