It's almost that time of the year!
Portland Thorns FC announced the 2021 NWSL regular-season schedule Tuesday morning, including a season-opener against the Chicago Red Stars at Providence Park on Sunday, May 16 at 4 p.m. PT.
Thorns FC will play 12 games at home and 12 games on the road.
The top-six teams in the league will make the playoffs with the top-two seeds earning a first-round bye.
Here is the schedule. All times are Pacific.
|Sun., May 16||CHICAGO RED STARS||4 p.m.|
|Sun., May 23||OL REIGN||7 p.m.|
|Wed., May 26||@Orlando Pride||4 p.m.|
|Sun., May 30||@NJ/NY Gotham FC||12 noon|
|Sat., June 5||RACING LOUISVILLE FC||7:30 p.m.|
|Sun., June 20||KC NWSL||12 noon|
|Sat., June 26||@North Carolina Courage||4 p.m.|
|Sat., July 3||@Racing Louisville FC||4:30 p.m.|
|Sun., July 11||NY/NY GOTHAM FC||12 noon|
|Sun., July 18||ORLANDO PRIDE||7:30 p.m.|
|Sat., July 24||@Houston Dash||5:30 p.m.|
|Sun., Aug. 1||KC NWSL||12 noon|
|Sat., Aug. 7||@Washington Spirit||4 p.m.|
|Sat., Aug. 14||@Orlando Pride||4 p.m.|
|Wed., Aug. 25||NJ/NY GOTHAM FC||7:30 p.m.|
|Sun., Aug. 29||@OL Reign||4 p.m.|
|Sat., Sept. 4||WASHINGTON SPIRIT||7:30 p.m.|
|Sun., Sept. 12||@North Carolina Courage||3 p.m.|
|Sat., Sept. 25||@Chicago Red Stars||5 p.m.|
|Sat., Oct. 2||OL REIGN||7 p.m.|
|Wed., Oct. 6||HOUSTON DASH||7 p.m.|
|Sun., Oct. 10||@KC NWSL||4 p.m.|
|Sun., Oct. 17||@Houston Dash||4 p.m.|
|Sat., Oct. 30||NORTH CAROLINA COURAGE||7 p.m.|