U.S. men’s squad blasts federation, wants women’s pay tripled

FILE PHOTO: Feb 7, 2020; Los Angeles, California, USA; United States midfielder Rose Lavelle (16) celebrates after scoring a goal against Mexico during the first half of the CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying soccer tournament at Dignity Health Sports Park. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo

(Reuters) – The U.S. men’s national team on Wednesday called on the U.S. 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. Last year, all 28 members of the U.S. women’s […]

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