The 2022 NWSL Challenge Cup has returned as the third installment of the competition begins on Friday when Racing Louisville FC and Kansas City Current clash and Pacific Northwest rivals OL Reign and Portland Thorns FC close out opening day.

Opening weekend will feature four games, including a tripleheader on Saturday with the Orlando Pride hosting 2021 NWSL champions Washington Spirit, North Carolina Courage squaring off against NJ/NY Gotham FC, and new California expansion sides Angel City FC and San Diego Wave FC going head-to-head in a special inaugural game for both sides. On Sunday we close things out with the Houston Dash hosting the Chicago Red Stars. Fans can watch all Challenge Cup opening weekend festivities on Paramount+. Read More