U.S. women’s head coach Ellis supports players’ lawsuit

FILE PHOTO: Feb 27, 2019; Chester, PA, USA; United States head coach Jill Ellis looks on before a She Believes Cup women's soccer match against Japan at Talen Energy Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. women’s national soccer team coach Jill Ellis threw her support behind her players on Saturday after all 28 members of the reigning World Cup champions’ squad filed a suit against U.S. Soccer for gender discrimination. The lawsuit alleges that the women players were paid less than their male counterparts despite […]

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