Tobin Heath assisted on a goal in her Manchester United debut. (Andy Mead/YCJ Photo)
STAMFORD, Conn. – U.S. women’s national team standouts Alex Morgan, Tobin Heath, Rose Lavelle, Christen Press and Sam Mewis will be in action this weekend as NBC Sports’ coverage of the FA Women’s Super League continues with three live matches on NBCSN.
This weekend’s coverage kicks off on Saturday at 7:30 a.m. ET when Morgan and Tottenham host Heath, Press and Manchester United from The Hive Stadium in London. Heath and Press made their United debuts last weekend in a 3-0 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion. Heath assisted on the Red Devils’ final goal. Morgan aims to make her Tottenham and WSL debut after giving birth to her daughter in May.
On Sunday, the FA Women’s Super League pre-show begins at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN ahead of Brighton v. Arsenal at 7:30 a.m. ET. Arsenal (3-0-0) sits in first place and has scored 18 goals.
Following Brighton-Arsenal, Mewis, Lavelle and fifth-place Manchester City visit third-place Chelsea at 9:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN. Mewis, who scored the game-winning goal in Manchester City’s FA Cup win over Arsenal last week, and Lavelle made their WSL debuts last weekend. Mewis scored in the 53rd minute of the Cityzens’ 4-1 victory over Tottenham.
Following is this weekend’s match schedule across NBC Sports (all times ET, subject to change):
|Sat., Oct. 10||7:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Manchester United||NBCSN (LIVE)|
|Sun., Oct. 11||7 a.m.||FA Women’s Super League Pre Show||NBCSN (LIVE)|
|Sun., Oct. 11||7:30 a.m.||Brighton v. Arsenal||NBCSN (LIVE)|
|Sun., Oct. 11||9:30 a.m.||Chelsea v. Manchester City||NBCSN (LIVE)|