Jenn Hildreth and Aly Wagner will call the opening match on CBS and CBS All Access on Saturday. (Photo courtesy of the NWSL)
CHICAGO – The National Women’s Soccer League Wednesday announced the full list of broadcast talent for the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup.
The tournament, which runs from June 27–July 26, kicks off with North Carolina Courage facing Portland Thorns FC on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on CBS and CBS All Access, followed by a matchup between Chicago Red Stars and Washington Spirit on CBS All Access at 10 p.m. ET.
Play-by-play announcer Jenn Hildreth and analyst Aly Wagner will call the opening match on CBS and CBS All Access.
Play-by-play announcer Mike Watts and analyst Lori Lindsey will call games 2-22 on CBS All Access as well as the opener and final game on Twitch.
Josh Tolle and Jenn Cooper will broadcast all other matches on Twitch for viewers outside the U.S. and Canada.
Marisa Pilla will serve as the tournament’s on-field reporter, providing fans with player and coach interviews, along with daily recaps and behind-the-scenes insight.