#Soccer Players

US Female Soccer Players Offered Equal Pay with Men after Years of Debates

A new development in the US Soccer Federation has got everyone talking, given that it signifies a new era in the world of soccer and the fight for gender equality. The world of soccer recently witnessed a revolution after the United States Soccer Federation approved the order to give female soccer players equal pay as men.
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NJ Girls Soccer: 2021 Shore Conference results, photos, videos for week 3

ADVISORY: The Asbury Park Press is aware that there is a school bus driver shortage & game times for sports are changing rapidly. Sometimes even after we update any online schedule we publish. We'll do our best to keep up with it but you should always check with school directly before making any decision to attend any game in the Shore Conference.
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Soccer Players Kick Off Game By Finding Homes For Shelter Dogs

Even though fans gathered for a soccer game in Romania, the sport wasn’t the highlight of the event. Soccer players in Romania started their game in a special way that was unrelated to soccer. Instead of doing something sports-related to kick off the event, soccer players cuddled adoptable dogs from a local shelter. With their help, many of these dogs went from being strays to being pampered for life.
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The “immodest” uniform of Iranian female athletes is causing a stir...

Standards of decency in dress and behavior among religious hardliners often differ from what the majority of Muslims consider to be evidence of decency and morals. If we look at the uniforms of Iranian female athletes at first glance, we will judge them to be modest. However, these clothes caused a great uproar in the country and prompted the exchange of accusations between Iranian officials about the responsibility to allow this uniform to be worn in international football matches for women. It seems that the main problem lies in The use of “pants and jackets” within this formal attire.

Week 5: Soccer Players of the Week

SEC Offensive Player of the Week - Auburn midfielder Anna Haddock, a sophomore from Bowling Green, Ky., turned in her second brace of the year in the SEC opener against Georgia. She got the scoring started by finding the back of the net less than 10 minutes into the contest, ultimately proving to be her fourth game-winning goal of the season. After lightning delayed the start of the second half, she came out less than five minutes into the restart and doubled the Tigers' lead. Haddock has registered a point in seven of eight games this season.

Kassouf: On Christine Nairn and the foundation of the NWSL

Christine Nairn played her last professional soccer match on Sunday night. On Monday morning, she began training to become a firefighter for the Houston Fire Department. Nairn made 167 appearances in National Women’s Soccer League games. She never got rich doing so. She told the Wall Street Journal last week that she will make more as a firefighter trainee, for which the annual salary is $36,000, then she was making in the NWSL.

O'Gorman, Somsel Named MIAA Players of the Week

Kalamazoo College women's soccer players Larkin O'Gorman and Erin Somsel were selected as MIAA Players of the Week on Monday. Both players were instrumental in the Hornets' 1-0 win at Illinois Tech on Sunday. O'Gorman, a senior from Beverly Hills, Mich. (Groves), was named Offensive Player of the Week after...

TOP 20: Here are the players with the best rating in FIFA 22 – Soccer video

TOP 20: Here are the players with the best rating in FIFA 22. Like every year, football and video game lovers are in luck for the imminent launch of the new edition of the FIFA saga. On this occasion, the details of the new game are gradually being known and one of the great unknowns, the players with the best ratings, has already been revealed. Here you have the 20 best soccer players and the five best players in the game.

Perth Glory sign three including Danish international

Perth were quick out of the gate this year in their squad rebuild after their 2020-21 W-League last place finish. The club started signing players for this 2021-22 campaign three days after the last one ended. They have done a good job building a team for the long term, by...

EA will let players look inside some FIFA 22 loot boxes using 'Preview Packs'

EA has made Preview Packs, a type of loot box that allows players to see what's inside before they buy, a permanent fixture in FIFA 22. The U.S. publisher initially tested the feature in FIFA 21 after coming under fire for using loot boxes (in the form of card packs containing soccer players) in its lucrative FIFA Ultimate Team mode -- largely because some regulators view the monetization method as a form of gambling, especially when real-world cash is involved.

U.S. Soccer offers equal pay to USMNT and USWNT… kinda?

It’s been one of the longer lasting sagas in American sports, as the U.S. Women’s National team seeks either a new contract or a resolution to their lawsuit against U.S. Soccer that sees them make huge gains in pay for representing their country. U.S. Soccer would have you believe that it’s recently made an offer that will solve everyone’s problem. But like everything else in this fight, it doesn’t feel that clear.
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Why you should start tuning into Jason Sudeikis' Emmy-scoring soccer comedy 'Ted Lasso'

In soccer terms, the football-is-life comedy “Ted Lasso” just won television’s World Cup. The unabashedly feel-good show (tagline: "Kindness Makes a Comeback") was nominated for a record 20 Emmys – one more than the impossibly catchy “Glee” back in 2010 – and won seven. “Lasso,” soon to wrap its second...

Lifetime achievement: West Creek soccer has their coolest fundraiser yet

Drew Smith had no idea how to write the email. He typed, deleted and typed some more just in an attempt to make it sound remotely believable. How in the world was he supposed to tell East Robertson girls soccer coach Kendall Evilcizer that his team, the West Creek Lady Coyotes, weren’t going to be able to make it to their scrimmage for this reason?

Tulsa soccer starts strong in 2021 season

Sports writer Callie Hummel discusses the success of our nationally ranked soccer players. With their 2020 soccer season consisting solely of conference play and resulting in a 6-4-2 record, the Tulsa men’s soccer team has come out of the gate hot in the 2021 season. They have a lot to prove in the new year, and have been doing just that.

Free Online Soccer Games Can Help You Improve Your Skills

Online bandarqq soccer is the most watched and most popular sport by many people, around the globe. Millions of individuals are crazy about soccer and are intensely passionate about the game. In addition, there are numerous soccer games online which keep you updated on the latest games and scores. It is very exciting to follow your favorite team’s progress and win games by scoring a lot of goals.

Being a coach: What an honor

About three years after moving to Wilmington, I found myself living the life of a single father. Danny was in the first grade. Josh was starting third grade. There were times when I felt like we were living the life of Andy Griffith and his son Opie in Mayberry — we even did a lot of fishing.

St. John's boys' soccer team ready to defend Catholic Conference crown

A year after taking the Catholic Conference by surprise and winning the pod championship, St. John’s looks well prepared to handle the rigors of a full season playing in arguably the toughest schedule in Central Mass. The Pioneers also will be an exciting team to watch, with standouts leading the...