German Soccer Fans Are Putting Cardboard Cutouts of Themselves in the Stands to Avoid Games in ‘Empty’ Stadiums

The future of sports is as uncertain as ever during the COVID-19 pandemic. A Japanese medical expert said on Tuesday that the Tokyo Olympics, which have already been delayed a year, might not go off as planned unless a vaccination … Read more…

German Soccer Fans Are Putting Cardboard Cutouts of Themselves in the Stands to Avoid Games in ‘Empty’ Stadiums

The future of sports is as uncertain as ever during the COVID-19 pandemic. A Japanese medical expert said on Tuesday that the Tokyo Olympics, which have already been delayed a year, might not go off as planned unless a vaccination … Read more…

‘Game Zero?’ Soccer Game Attended by 40,000 Fans Likely Made This Italian City a Coronavirus Epicenter

(ROME) — It was the biggest soccer game in Atalanta’s history and a third of Bergamo’s population made the short trip to Milan’s famed San Siro Stadium. Nearly 2,500 fans of visiting Spanish club Valencia also traveled to that Champions … Read more…

U.S. Soccer Head Quits Over Argument in Pay-Gap Suit That Women Have Less Ability Than Men

Carlos Cordeiro resigned as U.S. Soccer Federation president on Thursday night, three days after the organization sparked a backlash when its legal papers in a gender discrimination lawsuit claimed the women’s national team players had less physical ability and responsibility … Read more…

Meet The Transgender Woman Poised To Become Argentina’s First To Play Professional Soccer

Mara Gómez is currently awaiting the Argentine Soccer Federation’s final decision on whether or not she made the league. Latino Voices – Latino News, Entertainment, Style and Culture BEST DEAL UPDATES: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free … Read more…

‘You Either Value Us Equally… or You Don’t.’ Megan Rapinoe Criticizes U.S. Soccer After Pay Talks Break Down

The players of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer team may have to take their equal pay case to trial after negotiations between the team and U.S. Soccer broke down this week. “From a social perspective, from leaving the game in … Read more…

The USWNT’s Mediation With U.S. Soccer Broke Down This Week. Here’s What to Know About the Equal Pay Lawsuit

Mediation between the U.S. Women’s National Soccer team and U.S. Soccer broke down this week, putting into question the future of the team’s fight over equal pay. Players with the USWNT sued U.S. Soccer in March, accusing the federation of … Read more…

Megan Rapinoe Says Women’s Soccer ‘Won’t Accept Anything Less Than Equal Pay’

“It’s quite simple from our perspective,” her teammate Christen Press said during a Thursday interview on “Good Morning America.” Women Special News Bulletin http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and … Read more…

U.S. Soccer Hires Lobbyists To Counter Women’s Team’s Fight For Equal Pay

The lobbyists reportedly created a presentation that compares the men’s and women’s team’s benefits to prove that the women aren’t underpaid. Women Special News Bulletin http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost … Read more…

In Paris, Nike Women Debuts National Team Soccer Kits, High-Performance Sports Bras, Footwear and Apparel

Hundreds of influencers and media professionals — plus more than 40 top female athletes — from around the world gathered at the Palais Brongniart in Paris on Monday to witness the debut of Nike Women’s upcoming releases for the summer. … Read more…

A Star-Studded Soccer Game Was Saudi Arabia’s Latest Attempt to ‘Sportswash’ Rights Abuses. It Didn’t Work

A headed goal from soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo propelled Juventus to 1–0 victory over rivals AC Milan in the Supercoppa Italiana (Italian Super Cup) Wednesday, but the reluctance of the sport’s top players and clubs to speak out against Saudi … Read more…

A Rape Accusation Against Cristiano Ronaldo Is Finally Getting Attention. It’s About Time Soccer Had Its #MeToo Moment

Cristiano Ronaldo is Portugal’s most famous soccer player and arguably the most famous athlete in the world. But in the last few days, his name hasn’t been in headlines for winning championships or crying on the pitch after being issued … Read more…