US women's soccer walks out of salary mediation

The defending World Cup winners are looking for equal pay to the men's team.
0:35 | 08/15/19

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A setback for the US women soccer team in their fight for equal pay mediation talks with the US soccer federation a broken down that means a showdown in federal court is likely. The team filed a gender discrimination lawsuit before winning the World Cup. US soccer said quote instead of allowing mediation to proceed in a considerate manner plaintiffs. Council took an aggressive and unproductive approach that Powell's months of presenting misleading information. To the public. A spokesperson for the players at the federation intends to continue to compensate women players less than men and they will not succeed.

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