NBC Sports to air 2020-21 FA Women’s Super League

The FA Women’s Super League is concerning NBC Sports.

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That’s right, WSL action will make its TELEVISION launching in the U.S.A. on NBCSN and 50 video games throughout the 2020-21 WSL season will be revealed throughout the NBC Sports platforms as part of a season-long collaboration with Atalanta Media.

[ STREAM: Watch WSL live on NBC Sports ]

Through the collaboration, NBC Sports will provide WSL matches in between September and May, consisting of a minimum of 12 matches on NBCSN, with other video games on the NBC Sports app and on NBCSports.com.

For this season the FA Women’s Super League includes USWNT stars Rose Lavelle and Sam Mewis of Manchester City, who transferred the summertime, Tobin Heath and Christen Press who signed for Manchester United and super star Alex Morgan who signed for Tottenham.

Manchester City includes 2 gamers from the USWNT’s 2019 World Cup-winning group: midfielders Lavelle, who scored the last objective in the U.S. group’s 2-0 triumph over the Netherlands worldwide Cup Final, and Mewis, who played in 6 of the group’s 7 matches in France.

“The FA Women’s Super League continues to grow and get stronger every year and this was an exciting opportunity for me to take and join up with some great players,” Lavelle informed Guy City after signing for among the favorites to win the WSL this season. “I was excited when I first discovered Sam (Mewis) was thinking about moving to City as well. I am a homebody and it is a big move for me coming to Manchester, so to have somebody who I consider to be one of my best friends going over as well makes everything much easier.”

Mewis informed ProSoccerTalk that she is exceptionally delighted to transfer to England and experience the WSL, in addition to assistance ladies’s soccer continue to grow.

“I’ve always known in my career that I wanted to experience playing overseas. When this opportunity came up it just seemed like the perfect fit. It was something I couldn’t turn down,” Mewis stated. “Man City is obviously a world-class club and to use these facilities and train with this caliber of player and be coached by this caliber of staff, it is such a win-win. I wanted to expand what I’ve been exposed to as a player, playing in the WSL is going to be a big part of that. The opportunity came up and I was like ‘I’d be crazy to turn this down’ so I’m honored to be here and be part of the club.”

“I’m really excited for the league. It’s going to have a lot of competition. It seems like it is on this upwards trajectory and I think that women’s soccer in general is on that upward trajectory. The trajectory of women’s soccer is going up everywhere. To get to experience this here I feel like it is a really positive time and I want to continue to support women’s soccer everywhere. It is obviously growing and having a lot of success.”

The FA Women’s Super League is the leading level of ladies’s expert football in England, including 12 clubs throughout the nation plus a transfer system with the 11-team FA Women’s Champion as Aston Vacation home were promoted to the top-flight for the 2020-21 season.

“We’re excited to partner with Atalanta Media to bring this world-class Women’s Super League competition to U.S. television for the first time,” stated Jon Miller, President, Programs, NBC Sports & NBC Sports Network.

Atalanta Media was established by previous expert gamer, college coach and sports online marketer, Esmeralda Negron, and ex-Sky media rights executive Hannah Brown, to speed up access to the best ladies’s football for fans, broadcasters, sponsors and publishers. AtaFootball.com is its online platform where material, gamers and fans come together, enabling the next generation of female gamers to see matches, find highlights and gain access to special chances associated with the video game.

“The quality of play and opportunity for women’s football globally has never been greater,” Negron stated. “Atalanta Media is here to provide the year-round exposure and commercialization necessary for women’s football to fulfill its potential.”

WSL groups

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Aston Vacation Home
Birmingham City
Brighton
Bristol City
Chelsea
Everton
Manchester City
Manchester United
Checking Out
Tottenham Hotspur
West Ham United

With Mewis and Lavelle at Guy City and Heath and Press at Guy United, the WSL supplies a high-level option, and compliments, the NWSL in the U.S.A..

The FA Women’s Super League is among the fastest-growing ladies’s soccer leagues worldwide and has actually seen substantial financial investment from the English FA and Premier League clubs in the last few years.

Here at ProSoccerTalk we will keep you approximately date with how you can view video games, what’s going on with the USWNT stars in England and a lot more weekly.

Below is the complete WSL NBC Sports schedule for this weekend.

WSL NBC Sports schedule – January 17

Day

Date

Time

House

Away

Platform

Live/Tape

Sunday

7-Mar

9:00-11:00A

Manchester City

Everton

NBCSports.com

Live

Monday

8-Mar

3:00-5:00P

Manchester City

Everton

NBCSN

Tape

Monday

8-Mar

3:15-5:15P

Bristol City

Checking Out

NBCSports.com

Live

NBC Sports to air 2020-21 FA Women’s Super League initially appeared on NBCSports.com

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.