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9b25e3cdd7708c288912746ec95d7c9b Liliane @Liliane - over 1 year ago
American women players settle suit vs. U.S. Soccer, secure equal pay -
American women players settle suit vs. U.S. Soccer, secure equal pay US Women's Soccer Reaches $24M Equal Pay Settlement  TODAY USA Women: Equal pay settlement reached with US Soccer in deal which will see terms match…
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F4e69330da03b74c81cc5fa3f895fb24 Nelson @Nelson - over 1 year ago
U.S. Women's Soccer Settles Equal-Pay Lawsuit: A Timeline
Although U.S. women's soccer star Alex Morgan called the settlement a "proud moment" for U.S. women's soccer, the fight is far from over on an international scale.
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29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - over 1 year ago
Equal pay dispute settled with US women's soccer - Reuters
The U.S. women's national soccer team and governing body U.S. Soccer said on Tuesday they have agreed to resolve a years-long dispute over equal pay on what the players described as a landmark day for the sport.
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62b830bbc5092803336a4f6bb9370281 Manley @Manley - over 1 year ago
Russia, Ahmaud Arbery, Women's Soccer: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - over 1 year ago
U.S. firm to invest in Rio soccer club Vasco da Gama - Reuters
Vasco da Gama look set to become the latest Brazilian soccer club to be bought by outside investors on Monday when U.S. investment firm 777 Partners reached a deal to purchase a controlling stake, the Rio club said.
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29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - over 1 year ago
U.S. Women's Players and U.S. Soccer Settle Equal Pay Lawsuit
Under the terms of the agreement, the athletes will receive $24 million and a pledge from the federation to equalize pay for the men’s and women’s national teams.
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292890d964de1c8eba1a56fae0ed91c0 Alexzander @Alexzander - over 1 year ago
`We’re Filipinos’: Women soccer players decry criticisms
Members of the Philippines women's soccer team, which recently qualified for its first World Cup, have played down social media comments that most of the...
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2f3192374c3e88221a336dc5d319c4a3 Zetta @Zetta - over 1 year ago
Greece steps up measures to fight hooliganism after killing of soccer fan - Reuters
Greece will tighten rules to combat violence at sports events following the killing of a 19-year-old soccer fan in what was believed to be an attack by rival supporters.
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Bcc328421e41493288f095ab9a711673 Roger @Roger - over 1 year ago
Pele returns to hospital for more chemotherapy - Reuters
Soccer legend Pele returned to hospital on Sunday for the latest round of treatment on a colon tumor, the former Santos, New York Cosmos and Brazil player said.
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B1adb7ec7ad84fbf0007aae5b870eb61 Alan @Alan - over 1 year ago
Soccer Man shot dead during riot in Sao Paulo after FIFA Club World Cup loss - Reuters
A man was shot dead during a riot on Saturday after trouble broke out among Palmeiras fans who had watched their team lose to English club Chelsea in the final of the FIFA Club World Cup, Brazilian police said.
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656f443bf945c1d489be8648db415f13 Cynthia @Cynthia - over 1 year ago
China’s Hockey Squad Shows a Powerhouse’s Weakness: Team Sports
The Chinese team in the Beijing Olympics could shock the Games. But it is more likely to underscore how little infrastructure the country has for team sports.
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222d8c41bd81f4a6d7b47e2341f0ffca Jarod @Jarod - over 1 year ago
West Ham Fines Kurt Zouma Over Cat Abuse Video
Zouma, a defender who also plays for the French national soccer team, lost a sponsorship deal with Adidas on Wednesday after a video circulated online of him kicking his cat.
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725ac8c62bcc32f06195cf20b372a31a Muriel @Muriel - over 1 year ago
Senegal wins its first Africa Cup of Nations - Reuters
Senegal's capital Dakar erupted with jubilation on Sunday night as the national soccer team won its first ever Africa Cup of Nations.
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8bc9d6e15b3458e41c925e171d8de6d8 Jany @Jany - over 1 year ago
Africa Cup of Nations: Soccer Tournament Offers Joy Amid Coups and Covid
Many countries competing in the Africa Cup of Nations are enduring security, economic and political crises, but the tournament offers visions of unity, solidarity and joy.
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - over 1 year ago
The End of the Transfer Fee
With the vast majority of teams no longer able to pay stratospheric transfer fees, elite players are recalculating risk and reward on their terms.
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1a4d3a462311ba36d913731c2e16402c Pablo @Pablo - over 1 year ago
IOC members fume over plans for biennial soccer World Cup - Reuters
Members of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Thursday vented their frustration over plans for a biennial soccer World Cup instead of the current four-year cycle, saying it would have a major negative impact on other sports.
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222d8c41bd81f4a6d7b47e2341f0ffca Jarod @Jarod - over 1 year ago
Canada Beats U.S., Cementing a Soccer Power Shift
The victory in a World Cup qualifier moved Canada to the cusp of its first World Cup berth since 1986, and reasserted its sudden dominance in North America.
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Abe69d7aacc9c6d89b2d1ff5e9ac6ef4 Hank @Hank - over 1 year ago
Pele 'super strong' as he recovers from tumor, daughter says - Reuters
Soccer legend Pele is at home and "super strong" as he recovers from a colon tumor, his daughter said on Saturday in what appeared to be a rebuttal of media reports that his condition had worsened.
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498be12662c1d913d0cbee6108a66520 Torey @Torey - over 1 year ago
Italian soccer club Inter Milan sells high-yield 415 mln euro bond - Reuters
Serie A champions Inter Milan set a 6.75% coupon to place a 415 million euro ($46 million) bond as investors asked for a higher yield to refinance Italy's top flight soccer club's existing debt.
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0cefff9aac729a36835c46e07795e1e7 Mariano @Mariano - over 1 year ago
Only Bayern profitable among European champion clubs in 2020-21 - Reuters
Bayern Munich were the only title winners in Europe's eight major soccer leagues to turn a profit in the coronavirus-disrupted 2020-21 season, a study from auditing firm KPMG showed on Wednesday.
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3fb9059c39d0a39c0a9f0cf17b7858fc Priscilla @Priscilla - over 1 year ago
The Africa Cup of Nations Reveals Glimpses of a Better Continent
The Africa Cup of Nations soccer tournament shows glimpses of a different vision for the continent.
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29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - over 1 year ago
Dozens Die in Church Stampede in Liberia
Worshipers were gathered for a revival meeting in the Liberian capital, when word of armed gang members robbing people set off deadly panic.
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394b4c0c4dd468b433ba43c77bdbb708 Bart @Bart - over 1 year ago
Soccer Italy's Supreme Court confirms Brazil striker Robinho 9-year rape verdict - Reuters
Italy's Supreme Court confirmed the conviction of former AC Milan and Brazil striker Robinho to nine years in prison for his involvement in a gang rape of an Albanian woman in 2013, his lawyer said on Wednesday.
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56a34dc91390858efd1999c86a89c348 George @George - over 1 year ago
Video reviews will be used in 2022 North and Central American soccer tourneys
Soccer's Video Assistant Referee (VAR) is seemingly here to stay, at least in some parts of the world. CONCACAF (Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football) has revealed it will use VAR to help refs in numerous 2022 competition…
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30ac4bba47a0498502bf602bad16409a Meggie @Meggie - over 1 year ago
Serie A stadiums reduced to max 5000 capacity to curb COVID - Reuters
The 20 clubs in Italy's top soccer league Serie A voted on Saturday to reduce stadium capacity to a maximum 5,000 for two rounds of fixtures in January, in a bid to help fight the country's rising COVID-19 cases.
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