Match Preview: Chicago vs OL Reign
2022 NWSL Regular Season, Match 6
Chicago Red Stars vs OL Reign
SeatGeek Stadium, Bridgeview, IL, June 4, at 2 P.M. CT
CHICAGO – The Chicago Red Stars face Seattle’s OL Reign for the club’s sixth regular-season match Saturday, June 4, at 2 p.m. CT.
Where to Watch
CHI: Ella Stevens tallied the Red Stars’ only goal in a 1-1 draw against the Washington Spirit
RGN: Rose Lavelle scored the only goal in the Reign’s 1-0 match against San Diego Wave FC.
Strong Offenses: The Chicago Red Stars lead the league in both goals and assists, despite being one of the few teams who have only played 4 games so far this season. However, the Reign are league leaders in total shots and shots on goal, guaranteeing an exciting offensive matchup between the two teams.
Home Team Advantage: Since 2013, every time the Red Stars and Reign played, the home team has had the upper hand. Chicago’s record at home against the Reign is 7-2-2, whereas on the road in Seattle the Red Stars' record is 2-6-4.
Fast Starts: Ella Stevens scored in the 10th minute of Chicago’s 1-1 draw with Washington Wednesday, June 1. It is the third time this season that the Red Stars have scored in the first 10 minutes of a league match after doing so just twice last season.