In sports news, the U.S. Soccer Federation has announced it’s offering the same contract proposals to both the men’s and women’s teams. This follows years of organizing by U.S. women soccer players, who denounced the drastic difference in wages compared to their male counterparts. Several women players sued the U.S. Soccer Federation over gender discrimination. The U.S. women’s soccer team has won a record four World Cup titles, while the male team has won none.
U.S. Soccer to Offer Same Contract to Women’s and Men’s Teams After Years of Discriminatory Pay
HeadlineSep 17, 2021