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Matchday Preview: Red Stars at Courage



2021 NWSL Regular Season, Match 15

Chicago Red Stars at North Carolina Courage

WakeMed Soccer Park, Cary, NC August 15 at 5:00 P.M. CT

CHICAGO - The Chicago Red Stars begin their three-game road trip Sunday, August 15, as they take on the North Carolina Courage at 5:00 pm CT.

Where to Watch

Stream: Paramount+, Twitch (international)

Previous Result

CHI: The Red Stars fought valiantly, but ultimately fell to the Orlando Pride 2-0.

NC: Meredith Speck scored the lone goal of the game in the 38th minute, helping the Courage defeat Gotham FC 1-0.

Storylines

Red Stars Road Show: Sunday evening’s game against the Courage begins a streak of matches on the road for the Red Stars. After their game against the Courage in North Carolina, Chicago will head to Kentucky for the first time to take on Racing Louisville Wednesday, August 18. The Red Stars will conclude their week on the road in Louisville, when they take on either FC Bayern Munich or Paris Saint-Germain in either the Consolation or Championship game of The Women’s Cup on Saturday the 21st.

A Joyous July: The month of July was good for the Red Stars on multiple fronts. Not only did the team win all but one game last month, but Chicago also saw two players represent the Red Stars in the league’s July Team of the Month. Mallory Pugh made her second Team of the Month appearance this season, having been named to the May team earlier this season. Morgan Gautrat also joined Pugh in last month’s Best XI, marking her first league honor of the 2021 season.

Last Call for Louisville: Red Star fans, the time is almost here for The Women’s Cup 2021! There are still tickets available for the inaugural tournament in Louisville which features some of the world’s best players from here and abroad. Summer, soccer, festivities...what more can you ask for? Get your tickets by visiting The Women’s Cup website here.