The NWSL landed a massive boost selling its domestic broadcast rights to CBS Sports. Planet Futbol’s Grant Wahl reports that as part of the agreement, CBS will air three matches on its network in addition the CBS Sports Network and its digital platform. Wahl says this is a big boost for the NWSL’s growth as it’s the first time the league has gotten a massive commitment from a broadcast partner.
Could COVID-19 Potentially Destroy the NWSL?
After a successful year for women's soccer and a brand new network TV deal between CBS and the NWSL, it seemed that 2020 was the year that the sport could have seen massive and stable growth in its fanbase, yet COVID-19 has rendered that impossible. Could the NWSL be forgotten in ...read more