NWSL action kicks off the weekend with an interesting matchup as Racing Louisville hosts Washington Spirit this Friday on Paramount+. These two struggling clubs tied 2-2 when they last met on June 17, and each have two draws and two losses since then. Louisville, which has two wins on the season, enters Friday's match on the heels of a 1-1 draw against the OL Reign. Washington, which has just one win on the season, enters Friday's match after a 3-3 draw against the North Carolina Courage. You can stream the match live on Paramount+.
Kickoff from Lynn Family Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky is set for 8 p.m. ET on Friday, and will be streamed live on Paramount+ with their must-have Premium plan.
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How to watch Racing Louisville vs. Washington Spirit
- Louisville vs. Washington: Friday, August 5
- Louisville vs. Washington time: 8 p.m. ET
- Louisville vs. Washington streaming: Paramount+
NWSL picks for Racing Louisville vs. Washington Spirit
Before you tune in to Friday's match, you need to see the Racing Louisville vs. Washington Spirit picks from SportsLine's soccer insider Brandt Sutton. Sutton, a former collegiate soccer player, has been SportsLine's top soccer editor for nearly five years. He has followed soccer closely for much longer and factors in managerial tactics, projected lineups and past performances to make the most informed decisions possible, keeping his finger on the pulse of the game all over the globe. Sutton has also been on a roll with his best bets, going 114-85 in his last 199 soccer picks, returning over $3,000 for $100 bettors.
For Racing Louisville vs. Washington Spirit, Sutton is picking this match to end in a 2-2 draw. Given how each team's season has gone, the expert expects Friday's game will end exactly as their last matchup did.
Not only have both teams had trouble winning matches this season, they have also registered a ton of draws. Washington leads the league with eight draws and has had three of their last five matches end in a tie. Similarly, Louisville has six draws on the season and has also tied in three of its last five matches. Both sides have been scoring goals since they last met on June 17, so it's fair to guess they will end in a draw once again. Stream the match now here.
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