Saturday, Sep 24, 2022

US Soccer


While You Were Asleep: Siraj claims 4-fer on County debut, Chelsea vs Liverpool among PL games called off & US Soccer investigation into NWSL misconduct nearing end

September 13, 2022 8:41 am

Siraj and Jayant Yadav made their debut for Warwickshire in the match against Somerset.

Equal pay deal for US women's soccer approved by judge 

August 12, 2022 12:37 pm

The USWNT players, including Megan Rapinoe, Becky Sauerbrunn and Alex Morgan, had filed a complaint with the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in April 2016.

Roe v. Wade: Athletes react to the Supreme Court’s abortion decision

June 25, 2022 11:23 am

U.S. national soccer team star Megan Rapinoe is not happy with US Supreme Court’s decision to strip the nation’s constitutional protections for abortion

US Soccer Hall of Fame inductees praise equal pay agreement

May 22, 2022 9:43 am

US soccer announced earlier this week it had reached collective bargaining agreements with both the men's and women's teams to equalize their pay going forward. The two teams agreed to share World Cup prize money.

US Soccer equalizes pay in milestone with women, men

May 18, 2022 5:21 pm

The federation announced separate collective bargaining agreements through December 2028 with the unions for both national teams on Wednesday, ending years of often acrimonious negotiations.

Christian Pulisic named US Soccer's male player of the year

December 19, 2021 9:34 am

Pulisic became the first American to play in the Champions League final and the first to win it during Chelsea's championship season.

US Soccer says it has offered men, women identical contracts

September 15, 2021 10:35 am

The unions for the men and women are separate. Under federal labor law, they have no obligation to bargain jointly or to agree to similar terms

US Soccer president asks men, women to equalize FIFA money

September 11, 2021 3:13 pm

The USSF president sent an open letter Friday making the request, which called for the men’s national team to allow the USSF to reallocate a portion of FIFA’s World Cup payments to the federation to the women’s team.

Old US football jerseys become unique protective masks

August 21, 2020 3:02 pm

When a bunch of old U.S. national team soccer jerseys were found in the basement of the Soccer House, a stately old mansion that serves as U.S. Soccer's headquarters in Chicago, the federation's chief medical officer, Dr. George Chiampas, thought they could be put to a unique use.

US Soccer repeals rule that banned kneeling during anthem

June 11, 2020 10:19 am

The board passed the rule on Feb. 9, 2017. A person with knowledge of the discussions regarding the policy said new President Cindy Parlow Cone first broached repealing the rule last week, calling for the special meeting of the board.