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U.S. men's and women's national soccer teams get pay equity

Clip: 05/18/2022 | 5m 28s | Video has closed captioning.

The U.S. Soccer Federation announced a historic deal Wednesday to ensure equal pay between the men's and women's players. U.S. soccer became the first national team to equalize pay and bonuses in the sport, including for World Cup play. Briana Scurry, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, 1999 World Cup champion and author of the forthcoming book, “My Greatest Save," joins Geoff Bennett to discuss.

Aired: 05/18/22

Rating: NR

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