New Zealand vs USWNT: times, TV and how to watch online
All the information you need on how and where to watch the USA women's soccer team as they look to bounce back from defeat in the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
After a shock defeat to Sweden in Game 1, the US Women's national team has a chance to get their title bid back on track as they face up against New Zealand in the second group game.
Can the US players block out the thumping loss of just a few days ago? Should the NZ Ferns expect a backlash? After enjoying the emotion of the opening ceremony, we'll be there to find out and hope you'll join us.
New Zealand vs USWNT: match preview
These two teams meet for the fourth consecutive Olympics (three times drawn together in the group stages) and for the 18th time in their history. Of those that have gone before, the US has a fairly convincing record of 15 wins (including the recent Games’ clashes), one draw and one loss.
The last encounter between these two was a couple of years ago, in May 2019, when the Stars and Stripes ran out convincing 5-0 winners in St Louis. That day Carli Lloyd scored twice with Tobin Heath, Rose Lavelle and Samantha Mewis also getting themselves on the scoresheet.
Who will star this time around? We don’t have long to wait now…
What time does New Zealand vs USWNT kick off?
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games soccer match between New Zealand and USWNT will kick off at the Saitama Stadium, on Saturday 24 July 2021 at 7:30 am US (ET) and 4:30 am US (PT).
That’s 8:30 pm local time, 1:30 pm CEST and 12:30 pm UK time.
Find out what time New Zealand vs USWNT starts if you’re elsewhere in the world.
How can I watch New Zealand vs USWNT in the US and UK?
In the US and UK, the following television channels and online services will be broadcasting New Zealand vs USWNT:
US: NBCSN, NBCOlympics.com, NBC Sports App, USA Network, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, Telemundo
UK: EuroSport Player UK, discovery+
Find out who is showing New Zealand vs USWNT elsewhere in the world.
New Zealand vs USWNT: live AS English coverage
You’ll also be able to follow live-text coverage of New Zealand vs USWNT right here at AS English. We'll be building up to the game from about an hour ahead of kick-off, before taking you through the action as it unfolds.