US women's football players reached an impasse Wednesday in mediation with the US Soccer Federation in their dispute over equal pay with the American men's squad.
Chelsea want to get however they can the signing of the Aussie star Sam Kerr even if this means a very unusual amount of money spent in women's football. The Londoners have apparently offered the Chicago Red Stars player a contract for almost one million euros.
The USA women football team's gender discrimination lawsuit against the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) will have ramifications for all women employed in the United States, their lawyer Jeffrey Kessler told AFP.
Players were told that the game would go ahead, but there would be 15 minute breaks and oxygen tanks made available because of the poor air quality.
Abby Dahlkemper, a defender for reigning Women's World Cup champion United States, was issued a public warning Friday by the US Anti-Doping Agency for not obtaining a therapeutic-use exemption (TUE) for a banned medication.
United States women's soccer star Alex Morgan apologised on Wednesday following a drunken party with friends which ended with her being ejected from Disney World last weekend.
Ahead of the new NWSL season, Orlando Pride have signed iconic Brazil international Marta on a two-year deal.