NWSL Cancels Preseason
March 12, 2020 - National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) News Release
Chicago - The National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) Commissioner Lisa Baird released the following statement today regarding the 2020 Season:
"After receiving guidance from local and state authorities and medical personnel, and with the support of the Board of Directors, the National Women's Soccer League is canceling the 2020 pre-season match schedule in the wake of the most recent developments surrounding COVID-19. Our priority continues to be the safety and well-being of our players, coaches, staff, and fans. We are reviewing all contingency plans related to our regular season schedule and are monitoring developing events and their potential impact. We are deeply appreciative of our fans and partners for their continued support of our league and all our world-class players."
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