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All but 4 of the USWNT starters kneeled for the national anthem on MLK day

The USWNT is playing its first game of 2021 vs Colombia on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Seven of the USWNT’s starting 11 players kneeled during the pregame playing of the national anthem. Striker Carli Lloyd, defender Kelley O’Hara, and midfielders Julie Ertz and Lindsey Horan all stood as Megan […]
All but 4 of the USWNT starters kneeled for the national anthem on MLK day
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US Soccer President Carlos Cordeiro backpedaled quickly after on-field protest from women’s team and apologised for ‘the offence and pain’ caused by equal pay lawsuit

US Soccer President Carlos Cordeiro issued an apology for “the offence and pain” caused by the language used in the federation’s recent filings in its equal pay lawsuit against the USWNT. The apology came while the USWNT was playing its third and final match of the 2020 SheBelieves Cup and […]
US Soccer President Carlos Cordeiro backpedaled quickly after on-field protest from women’s team and apologised for ‘the offence and pain’ caused by equal pay lawsuit
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US Men’s National Team players broke their silence on equal pay and gender discrimination, calling for the women’s team to earn ‘triple’ the men’s pay

The USMNT broke its silence on the USWNT’s equal pay and gender discrimination lawsuit Wednesday. In a damning statement released by the players association, the men said US Soccer – both teams’ governing body – “had no intention of compensating the women fairly” because it was “trying to protect their […]
US Men’s National Team players broke their silence on equal pay and gender discrimination, calling for the women’s team to earn ‘triple’ the men’s pay
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