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Match Times Unveiled for Orlando Pride 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup Preliminary Round Games

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 16, 2020) - The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has released match times for the preliminary round of the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup presented by P&G and Secret. The Pride will play four matches in the opening round, three at 10 p.m. ET and one game at 12:30 p.m ET.

All matches will be streamed live on CBS All Access for fans in the United States and Canada. International viewers will be able to tune in on Twitch. Matches will reair on CBS Sports Network.

The Pride begin Challenge Cup play on Saturday, June 27, facing the Chicago Red Stars at 10 p.m. ET (8 p.m. MT). Orlando will then turn its attention to Portland Thorns FC, who it plays on July 1 at 12:30 p.m. ET. The Pride will close out the preliminary round with games against defending NWSL Champion North Carolina Courage on July 5 and Sky Blue FC on July 9. Both of those matches will kickoff at 10 p.m. ET. 

All double headers through the semifinals will be played at 12:30 p.m. ET (10:30 a.m. MT) and 10 p.m. ET (8 p.m. MT). Both the tournament opener and the Final will air on CBS and will be streamed on the CBS All Access subscription service. 
 

2020 NWSL Challenge Cup Broadcast Schedule

**All games will be streamed outside the U.S. and Canada on Twitch**

**All games will re-air on CBS Sports Network**

DATE TIME (MDT) VENUE HOME AWAY PLATFORM
Saturday, June 27 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium NC Courage Portland Thorns FC CBS & CBS ALL ACCESS
Saturday, June 27 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium Orlando Pride Chicago Red Stars CBS ALL ACCESS
Tuesday, June 30 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium Washington Spirit Utah Royals FC CBS ALL ACCESS
Tuesday, June 30 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium OL Reign Sky Blue FC CBS ALL ACCESS
Wednesday, July 1 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium Portland Thorns FC Orlando Pride CBS ALL ACCESS
Wednesday, July 1 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium NC Courage Houston Dash CBS ALL ACCESS
Saturday, July 4 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium OL Reign Washington Spirit CBS ALL ACCESS
Saturday, July 4 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium Chicago Red Stars Utah Royals FC CBS ALL ACCESS
Sunday, July 5 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium Sky Blue FC Houston Dash CBS ALL ACCESS
Sunday, July 5 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium Orlando Pride NC Courage CBS ALL ACCESS
Wednesday, July 8 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium Utah Royals FC OL Reign CBS ALL ACCESS
Wednesday, July 8 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium Washington Spirit Portland Thorns FC CBS ALL ACCESS
Thursday, July 9 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium Houston Dash Chicago Red Stars CBS ALL ACCESS
Thursday, July 9 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium Sky Blue FC Orlando Pride CBS ALL ACCESS
Sunday, July 12 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium Utah Royals FC NC Courage CBS ALL ACCESS
Sunday, July 12 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium Portland Thorns FC OL Reign CBS ALL ACCESS
Monday, July 13 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium Chicago Red Stars Sky Blue FC CBS ALL ACCESS
Monday, July 13 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium Houston Dash Washington Spirit CBS ALL ACCESS
Friday, July 17 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium Quarterfinal 1   CBS ALL ACCESS
Friday, July 17 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium Quarterfinal 2   CBS ALL ACCESS
Saturday, July 18 10:30 AM Zions Bank Stadium Quarterfinal 3   CBS ALL ACCESS
Saturday, July 18 8:00 PM Zions Bank Stadium Quarterfinal 4   CBS ALL ACCESS
Wednesday, July 22 10:30 AM Rio Tinto Stadium Semifinal 1   CBS ALL ACCESS
Wednesday, July 22 8:00 PM Rio Tinto Stadium Semifinal 2   CBS ALL ACCESS
Sunday, July 26 10:30 AM Rio Tinto Stadium Championship   CBS & CBS ALL ACCESS
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