The NWSL has introduced the schedule for the 2023 marketing campaign.
The season will kick off on Saturday, March 25, and run by means of the championship on Saturday, November 11.
The upcoming marketing campaign has been adjusted, taking into account the 2023 World Cup that’s scheduled to be performed from July 20 to August 20 in New Zealand and Australia. The NWSL will restrict video games throughout these months “to make sure the league’s prime gamers are capable of compete for each membership and nation with minimal conflicts,” per the information launch.
Every of the league’s 12 groups will play 22 video games within the common season, for a grand whole of 132. Opposite to final season, the league will now eradicate midweek matches to forestall packed schedules and enhance participant security.
“We look ahead to constructing off final season’s momentum with one other thrilling season in 2023,” NWSL commissioner Jessica Berman stated within the information launch. “I’m assured subsequent yr will present an expertise worthy of the world’s premier skilled girls’s soccer league.”
The total schedule will probably be launched at a later date.
The league may also host the Problem Cup, for the fourth consecutive time. However this yr, the match is ready to run alongside the common season. The 2023 version will see the cup happen throughout six weeks, scattered all through the regular-season calendar from April to September.
The preseason will kick off between January 23 and February 6.