Today the NWSL announced the full slate of regular-season matches that will be broadcast live on Lifetime TV. The Houston Dash will have three of its 12 home games broadcast on Lifetime, and will be the away team for four additional Game of the Week broadcasts.
The NWSL Game of the Week will air on Lifetime every Saturday at 3 pm CT, with a 30-minute pregame show kicking off at 2:30 pm CT. The only exception is the game Saturday, April 15, which will air at 2 pm CT (pregame at 1:30 pm). Broadcasts will feature WWC play-by-play announcer Jenn Hildreth, WWC analyst/USWNT veteran Aly Wagner and host/sideline reporter Dalen Cuff. 2016 Olympics analyst/USWNT veteran Kate Markgraf will make occasional appearances as analyst and sideline reporter.
The Dash will be featured in four consecutive Lifetime broadcasts, beginning Saturday, May 6. All those games will kick off at 3 pm CT:
Sat 5/6 Houston Dash at Chicago Red Stars
Sat 5/13 Houston Dash vs Sky Blue FC, BBVA Compass Stadium
Sat 5/20 Houston Dash at Sky Blue FC
Sat 5/27 Houston Dash vs Seattle Reign, BBVA Compass Stadium
Later in the season, the Dash will be featured in three more Lifetime TV national broadcasts:
Sat 6/24 Houston Dash at Orlando Pride
Sat 8/5 Houston Dash at Portland Thorns
Sat 9/23 Houston Dash v Chicago Red Stars, BBVA Compass Stadium
The NWSL Game of the Week on Lifetime will also be available for live and on-demand streaming via the Lifetime iOS and Android apps and online at MyLifetime.com. Fans outside of the USA can watch live and on-demand streaming of the NWSL Game of the Week via NWSLsoccer.com.
Broadcast and streaming details should be announced soon for the remaining Houston Dash regular-season games.