U.S. Soccer Federation announces men's and women's national teams will be offered the same contract
On Tuesday, the U.S. Soccer Federation announced that it will offer the respective players' unions for the men's and women's national teams the same contract proposal.
The news comes after generations of U.S. Women's National Team players have spoken out about unequal treatment from the USSF and more recently, a string of highly publicized legal proceedings.
"U.S. Soccer firmly believes that the best path forward for all involved, and for the future of the sport in the United States, is a single pay structure for both senior national teams," reads a statement from the Federation, which did not release the full details of the contracts.
As of Wednesday morning, the men's and women's players' associations have not yet publicly commented on the offered contracts. CNBC Make It reached out for …
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