US women's national soccer team's immediate appeal request after losing unequal pay case denied by judge
A federal judge has denied a request by American women's soccer players to allow an immediate appeal of his decision to throw out their claim of unequal pay against the US Soccer Federation.
American women’s football players want to delay a trial until after an appellate court reviews last week's decision to throw out their claim of unequal pay while allowing allegations of discriminatory work conditions to move forward.
Major League Soccer is targeting a 10 May return to play and will consider pushing back its championship game by a month into December.
New US Soccer chief Cindy Parlow says federation's argument women's footballers need less skill was mistake
New USSF President Cindy Parlow Cone disavowed papers submitted by the previous attorneys who argued women's national team players had lesser skills and responsibilities than their male counterparts.
US football gets first woman president in Cindy Parlow Cone amid fallout over federation's 'sexist' legal stance in gender discrimination lawsuit
Now 41, Parlow Cone scored 75 goals in 158 appearances for the USA from 1995 to 2006, winning the 1999 World Cup and two Olympic gold medals with the team
US Soccer Federation president Carlos Cordeiro resigns amid outcry over offensive comments in gender discrimination lawsuit
The USSF sparked a backlash when its legal papers in a gender discrimination lawsuit claimed the women's national team players had less physical ability and responsibility than their male counterparts
US Soccer apologises for arguments in equal pay case as women footballers hide federation's logo in apparent protest
The increasingly bitter dispute between American women's national football team and the US Soccer Federation spilled onto the field Wednesday night when players wore their warm-up jerseys inside out in an apparent protest before their 3-1 victory over Japan.
The US Soccer Federation says it has offered the women's national team equal pay to male counterparts for matches under USSF control but maintains the women want bonuses for tournaments such as the World Cup to match those of the men.
Lawyers for the US Soccer Federation are trying to show it's OK to pay the women differently than the men because the competition is different. The sides made excerpts of depositions public in court filings.
American women's national team seek more than $66 million in damages from US Soccer over gender discrimination
Players on the US women's national team are seeking more than $66 million in damages as part of their gender discrimination lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation
USA men's coach Gregg Berhalter makes almost as much as women's team coach Jill Ellis' annual salary in just four months
American men’s football coach Gregg Berhalter earned nearly as much from the US Soccer Federation in his first four months than women’s counterpart Jill Ellis took home in 12.
US men’s national team on Wednesday called on the US Soccer Federation to at least triple the pay of women’s national team players and accused the federation of “working very hard to sell a false narrative” in opposing their quest for higher pay
Lower-tier clubs lose appeal attempting to implement promotion and relegation system in Major League Soccer
Lower-tier clubs Miami and Kingston Stockade filed a challenge in 2017 with the Court of Arbitration for Sport against FIFA, North American football body CONCACAF and the US Soccer Federation
US Women's National Team granted class status in equal pay lawsuit against country's football federation
The US Women's national team won a key court ruling in its equal pay lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation when a California court granted class certification to players.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Pregnant Alex Morgan eyes Olympic return just three months after due to give birth
Alex Morgan and her husband Servando Carrasco last month announced that they were expecting a daughter.
Megan Rapinoe enjoys spotlight after helping US women's team clinch second World Cup title, focuses on football pay fight
"It's very surreal to say the least," Rapinoe said. "Downtime? When I sleep, that's my only rest time. It's mostly good stuff, so hard to complain."
US women footballers' equal pay lawsuit against country's football federation to go to trial in 2020
The gender discrimination lawsuit regarding unequal pay and working conditions was filed by 28 US women footballers on 8 March.
Molly Levinson, who represents the US Soccer players in matters concerning the dispute, said in a statement Wednesday that the players look forward to a jury trial.
The US Men's Football Team have alleged that the US Soccer Federation haven't been paying their players in proportion to the profits that the body generates
According to a letter released Monday by US Soccer President Carlos Cordeiro, the federation paid out $34.1 million in salary and game bonuses to the women between 2010 and 2018 as opposed to $26.4 million paid to the men.