The seventh season of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) will begin on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The regular season runs through Saturday, October 12.
The league will take a break for the group stage of the 2019 World Cup during the following period:
June 3–June 14
League play resumes the weekend of June 15–16.
The Reign FC’s first home game in Tacoma, Washington will be against the Orlando Pride at Cheney Stadium on Sunday, April 21.
With construction still ongoing at Providence Park, the Portland Thorns will make their home debut versus the Chicago Red Stars on Sunday, June 2.
All teams will play 24 games in a single-table format (12 home games, 12 away games), with teams playing each opponent three times.
The top four teams in the table advance to the semifinals to be played during the weekend of October 19–20, with the NWSL Championship match set for Saturday, October 26.
How to Watch
All matches will be streamed live on Yahoo! Sports. For international supporters, matches will be streamed on nwslsoccer.com.
All times Eastern.
*UPDATE: The game between the North Carolina Courage and the Houston Dash originally scheduled for Friday, August 16, at 7 p.m. has been moved to Tuesday, September 17, at 8 p.m. to accommodate the International Champions Cup taking place at WakeMed Soccer Park from August 15–18.