In 2017, the Football Association of Norway agreed to an equitable pay agreement between their women and men’s national team. In 2018, Iceland followed suit equal bonus agreement. Now in 2019, the USWNT are suing the USSF for gender discrimination. In this week’s episode Maia and Krystine attempt to work out the details and complexities of the recent lawsuit. EEOC complaints, CBA negotiations, and NWSL salaries; we unpack it all in our attempt to understand what equality might look like for the USWNT.
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