Match Preview: Bay FC at Chicago Red Stars | June 8, 2024

Next Match: Bay FC at Chicago Red Stars

Bay FC (3W-8L-0T; 9 pts) travels to take on the Chicago Red Stars (5W-5L-1T; 16 pts) on Saturday, June 8 at 4:30 p.m. PDT. Saturday’s historic match at Wrigley Field will be the first professional women’s soccer match at the venue in 80 years.  

Both teams are returning from international break. Chicago’s Mallory Swanson and Sam Staab joined the USWNT for a pair of friendlies against Korea Republic, while Natalia Kuikka represented Finland and Sydney Schneider received a call-up for Jamaica.  

Bay FC had three players called up for international duty during the break: Scarlett Camberos for Mexico, Savy King for the U.S. U-20 team and Lysianne Proulx for Canada. Camberos started in both friendlies for Mexico, including playing all 90 minutes in a 1-1 draw against Canada on June 4. King got the start in the U.S. U-20’s May 31 3-0 win against South Korea, where the U.S. continued preparations for the upcoming U-20 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Colombia.  

Bay FC will be looking to bounce back after the international break and on the hunt for their first road win since March 17 against Angel City FC.  

Bay FC defender and Illinois native Kayla Sharples joined CBS Sports Golazo to preview the matchup. Watch her interview below.  

Watch: Fans can watch Bay FC at Chicago Red Stars on ION. Internationally, fans in Australia can tune in on Optus. International fans in all other territories can tune in on NWSL+.  

Next Home Match: Bay FC returns home to host fellow 2024 expansion side Utah Royals FC on Sunday, June 16 at 7:00 p.m. Celebrate Pride Night and Father’s Day at PayPal Park! Tickets are available now.  

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Previous Matchup: Bay FC faced the Red Stars for the first time on May 5, falling 2-1 at PayPal Park. Tess Boade scored the earliest goal in Bay FC history during the match.  

Live Scores: Download the Bay FC app on the App Store or Google Play for live scores and stats as well as Bay FC goal push notifications. A live match feed is also available on NWSLSoccer.com

Jerseys: Bay FC will wear grey away jerseys at Wrigley Field. Get yours online here! New personalized Pride jerseys just launched.  

Lineups: Starting lineups will be available below starting approximately one hour before kickoff. Lineups will also be available in the Bay FC app.