The 2018 NWSL Playoffs will air on Lifetime and ESPN2, the NWSL announced on Friday. Lifetime will broadcast the first semifinal game on Saturday, September 15, at 3 p.m. ET from Providence Park in Portland as the Thorns host Seattle Reign FC. ESPN2 will get the second semifinal game in Cary, North Carolina, as the Courage host the Chicago Red Stars, on Sunday, September 16, at 3 p.m. ET.
The 2018 NWSL Championship will be broadcast live on Lifetime at 4:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, September 22, from Providence Park in Portland, Oregon.
NWSL fans will also be able to stream every playoff game live via the Lifetime App and ESPN App, with authentication required in the U.S. International fans will be able to watch every game on the NWSL app and NWSLsoccer.com.
2018 NWSL Playoffs Schedule Saturday, September 15 at 3 p.m. ET on Lifetime
Portland Thorns FC vs. Seattle Reign FC
Providence Park in Portland
Sunday, September 16 at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN2
North Carolina Courage vs. Chicago Red Stars
Sahlen’s Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, North Carolina
Saturday, September 22 at 4:30 p.m. ET on Lifetime
Providence Park in Portland, Oregon
Tickets to the 2018 NWSL Championship match are on sale by calling (888) 736-6849 or online at www.thornsfc.com.
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