Thorns vs. Reign highlights NWSL weekend


The second week of the NWSL regular season includes highly anticipated rivalries, opportunities for redemption and superstar match-ups.

Friday, May 21:

Racing Louisville FC vs. Washington Spirit, 7:30 p.m. ET on Twitch

Lynn Family Stadium; Louisville, KY

Racing Louisville and the Washington Spirit will both be on a quest for their first win of the season after each club ended their opening weekend with a draw.

Saturday, May 22:

North Carolina Courage vs. Orlando Pride, 7:00 p.m. ET on Paramount+

WakeMed Soccer Park; Cary, North Carolina

Rebounding from a scoreless draw, the Courage will look to get their offense going in Saturday’s game against the Pride as both teams hunt for their first win of the season.

Chicago Red Stars vs. NJ/NY Gotham FC, 8:00 p.m. ET on Paramount+

SeatGeek Stadium; Bridgeview, Illinois

After suffering a 5-0 defeat at the hands of the Thorns, the Red Stars will attempt to bounce back with a win against Gotham FC.

Sunday, May 23:

Portland Thorns FC vs. OL Reign, 6:00 p.m. ET on CBS Sports Network

Providence Park; Portland, Oregon

The Thorns, coming off a 5-0 win, and OL Reign, on the heels of a tie, will go head-to-head on Sunday in the NWSL’s biggest rivalry.

Houston Dash vs. Kansas City 7:00 p.m. ET on Paramount+

BBVA Stadium; Houston, Texas

After suffering a loss to Gotham FC, the Dash will hope to get their season back on track with a win at home against Kansas City.