At SeatGeek Stadium in Bridgeview, Illinois, the Chicago Red Starsdebuting their new Momentum Jerseyplayed NJ/NY Gotham to a scoreless draw on May 22, a press release stated.
Mallory Pugh consistently ran at the NJ/NY Gotham FC defense and gave the Red Stars multiple chances in the attacking third. Pugh would finish with 47 touches, three shots, three recorded key passes, 20 passes and four crosses with a total passing accuracy of 65%.
According to CBS Sports, Chicago's home opener was played in front of fans for the first time since October 2019 due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The Red Stars, still seeking their first win, travel to Kansas City on Wed., May 26, to take on Kansas City NWSL at 7 p.m. CT.
Incidentally, fans can purchase their own Momentum jerseys at ShopRedStars.com .