NWSL x LIGA MX Femenil Summer Cup

The National Women’s Soccer League and LIGA MX Femenil announced a historic new partnership connecting two of the world’s top women’s soccer leagues. As part of the groundbreaking collaboration, the two leagues will compete in the first-ever NWSL x LIGA MX Femenil Summer Cup. The tournament will feature all 14 NWSL clubs and the six teams with the most points achieved in LIGA MX Femenil Clausura and Apertura during 2023, including Tigres UANL, Club América, Chivas de Guadalajara, Rayadas de Monterrey, Pachuca and Tijuana.

WHEN

Kicking off on July 19, the 33-match tournament will consist of 30 group stage contests, followed by a four-team semifinal round slated for the week of August 4. The championship match will take place the weekend of October 25-27.

WHO

NWSL x LIGA MX Femenil Summer Cup will feature five groups, including four groups of three NWSL clubs and one LIGA MX Femenil club, and one group with two clubs from each league. Each participating club will compete in a minimum of three matches.

Summer Cup Group Stage
Summer Cup Final

THE SCHEDULE

DATE 
MATCH 
STADIUM 
TIME (ET) 
Friday, July 19 
Seattle Reign FC vs. Utah Royals FC 
Lumen Field 
9 p.m. 
Friday, July 19 
Tigres UANL vs. Pachuca 
Estadio Universitario 
10 p.m. 
Saturday, July 20 
Chicago Red Stars vs. NJ/NY Gotham FC 
SeatGeek Stadium 
6 p.m.  
Saturday, July 20 
North Carolina Courage vs. Orlando Pride 
WakeMed Soccer Park 
7:30 p.m. 
Saturday, July 20 
Kansas City Current vs. Houston Dash 
CPKC Stadium 
8 p.m. 
Saturday, July 20 
Racing Louisville FC vs. Rayadas de Monterrey 
Lynn Family Stadium 
8 p.m. 
Saturday, July 20 
San Diego Wave FC vs. Bay FC 
Torero Stadium 
10 p.m. 
Saturday, July 20 
Angel City FC vs. Club América 
Titan Stadium 
10 p.m. 
Sunday, July 21 
Washington Spirit vs. Chivas de Guadalajara 
TBD 
5 p.m. 
Sunday, July 21 
Portland Thorns FC vs. Tijuana 
Providence Park 
7 p.m. 
Friday, July 26 
Chicago Red Stars vs. Chivas de Guadalajara 
SeatGeek Stadium 
8 p.m. 
Friday, July 26 
Racing Louisville FC vs. North Carolina Courage 
Lynn Family Stadium 
8 p.m. 
Friday, July 26 
San Diego Wave FC vs. Club América 
Snapdragon Stadium 
10 p.m. 
Friday, July 26 
Bay FC vs. Angel City FC 
PayPal Park 
10:30 p.m. 
Saturday, July 27 
Kansas City Current vs. Pachuca 
CPKC Stadium 
8 p.m. 
Saturday, July 27 
Utah Royals FC vs. Portland Thorns FC 
America First Field 
10 p.m. 
Sunday, July 28 
NJ/NY Gotham FC vs. Washington Spirit 
TBD 
5 p.m. 
Sunday, July 28 
Seattle Reign FC vs. Tijuana 
Lumen Field 
6 p.m. 
Sunday, July 28 
Orlando Pride vs. Rayadas de Monterrey 
Inter&Co Stadium 
7 p.m. 
Sunday, July 28 
Houston Dash vs. Tigres UANL 
Shell Energy Stadium 
8 p.m. 
Wednesday, July 31 
North Carolina Courage vs. Rayadas de Monterrey 
WakeMed Soccer Park 
7 p.m. 
Wednesday, July 31 
Washington Spirit vs. Chicago Red Stars 
TBD 
7:30 p.m. 
Wednesday, July 31 
Portland Thorns FC vs. Seattle Reign FC 
Providence Park 
10 p.m. 
Wednesday, July 31 
Utah Royals FC vs. Tijuana 
America First Field 
10 p.m. 
Thursday, August 1 
Orlando Pride vs. Racing Louisville FC 
Inter&Co Stadium 
7 p.m. 
Thursday, August 1 
Houston Dash vs. Pachuca 
Shell Energy Stadium 
8 p.m. 
Thursday, August 1 
Kansas City Current vs. Tigres UANL 
CPKC Stadium 
8 p.m. 
Thursday, August 1 
Angel City FC vs. San Diego Wave FC 
Titan Stadium 
10 p.m. 
Friday, August 2 
NJ/NY Gotham FC vs. Chivas de Guadalajara 
Red Bull Arena 
8 p.m. 
Friday, August 2 
Bay FC vs. Club América 
PayPal Park
10:00 p.m.