Washington Spirit Season Kicks Off at Home on April 16th Against Boston
The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has released the 2016 season schedule. The Washington Spirit will play ten home games, all at 7 p.m. at Maureen Hendricks Field at the Maryland SoccerPlex. The Spirit will play each team twice, with the exception of Sky Blue FC which it will play four times.
The 2016 NWSL regular season runs from the third weekend in April until late September. The league will take a 25-day break from August 1 through August 25 for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Brazil. The NWSL consists of 10 teams, including the new expansion club of Orlando Pride. Each team will play 20 regular season games in 2016 – 10 home and 10 away.
The Spirit’s home opener is scheduled for Saturday, April 16th against the Boston Breakers. The Spirit will open road play on the following Sunday, April 24th at Yurcak Field against Sky Blue FC. Check out the team’s roster here.
You can purchase season tickets by calling 301.337.8579 or by visiting the Spirit website. Single game tickets will be available soon.
Washington Spirit 2016 Home Schedule
Saturday 16-Apr-2016 Boston Breakers
Saturday 07-May-2016 Portland Thorns FC
Saturday 14-May-2016 Houston Dash
Saturday 18-Jun-2016 Orlando Pride
Saturday 25-Jun-2016 Sky Blue FC
Saturday 02-Jul-2016 FC Kansas City
Saturday 09-Jul-2016 Chicago Red Stars
Saturday 30-Jul-2016 Sky Blue FC
Saturday 03-Sep-2016 Western New York Flash
Wednesday 07-Sep-2016 Seattle Reign FC