Reigning NWSL MVP Lauren Holiday and rookie Jenna Richmond will kick off the 2014 season on Saturday, April 12 when FC Kansas City hosts Sky Blue FC at 5pm PT.
On Sunday, April 13, Danesha Adams and the Washington Spirit host McCall Zerboni and the Western New York Flash at 1pm PT. Seattle Reign FC, home to Sydney Leroux and Lauren Barnes, hosts Chelsea Stewart's Boston Breakers at 4pm PT later that day.
Zakiya Bywaters, the No. 1 pick in the 2013 NWSL draft, and the Chicago Red Stars have a bye this week and will open their season on April 19 against Western New York.
All NWSL games this weekend will be streamed live via YouTube. Visit nwslsoccer.com for live links and full team schedules.
UCLA's 2014 NWSL Players
Danesha Adams - Washington Spirit
Lauren Barnes - Seattle Reign FC
Zakiya Bywaters - Chicago Red Stars
Lauren Holiday - FC Kansas City
Sydney Leroux - Seattle Reign FC
Jenna Richmond - FC Kansas City
Chelsea Stewart - Boston Breakers
McCall Zerboni - Western New York Flash