2019 07 04 Retrieve
[The National Women’s Soccer League has announced a deal with ESPN to televise 14 matches through the remainder of the 2019 season] NWSL is a global leader in women’s professional soccer, with collectively the most talented players in the world. Together with the reach of ESPN’s vast network, we have the opportunity to bring more games to a broader audience across the country and world.
2019 07 04b Retrieve
[Burke Magnus, executive vice-president of programming and scheduling at ESPN said] We are pleased to once again televise the National Women’s Soccer League and showcase many of the world’s top female players when they return to their professional club teams. The success and excitement of the World Cup in France has been on full display and the NWSL represents the best women’s club soccer in the world
2020 06 22 Retrieve
[Orlando Pride pull out of NWSL Challenge Cup due to multiple positive coronavirus tests] This was obviously a difficult and disappointing outcome for our players, our staff and fans, however this is a decision that was made in order to protect the health of all involved in the Challenge Cup. While we were all excited to see the 2020 Pride on the field this weekend, our priority is now making sure our players and staff safely recover and providing any support wherever and however possible