American football agrees to equal pay deal

US Soccer, under the agreements, will become “the first federation in the world to match FIFA World Cup prize money” awarded to teams for participating in world cups. “This is a truly historic moment,” U.S. Soccer President Cindy Parlow Cone said in a statement Wednesday. “These deals have changed the game forever here in the … Read more

USWNT and USMNT Reach Agreement on Equal Pay in New Collective Bargaining Agreements

Placeholder while loading article actions The U.S. men’s and women’s national soccer teams have reached a working agreement that closes the controversial pay gap between the teams, an unprecedented step that will equalize both salaries and bonuses, delivering a substantial boost to the decorated women’s team. The deal was part of new labor agreements with … Read more