Tag: Women’s

U.S. Soccer says women’s team has been paid more than men’s team

United States’ team celebrates with the trophy after winning the Women’s World Cup final soccer match between US and The Netherlands at the Stade de Lyon in Decines, outside Lyon, France. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino, file) The U.S. Soccer Federation released a letter from its president Monday saying that it has paid the women’s national team…

Quebec man faces charges for stealing women’s underwear from clotheslines

GATINEAU, QUE.—Police say a Quebec man who stole women’s clothing from clotheslines also left them a note with his contact details saying he was interested in buying their underwear or swimwear. A 28-year-old man was arrested Thursday in connection with at least six cases in Gatineau and police are asking anyone else who might have…

Swiss women’s soccer player Florijana Ismaili confirmed dead in swimming accident

BERN — Switzerland women’s international Florijana Ismaili has been confirmed dead following a swimming accident on Lake Como in Italy, the Swiss football federation said on Tuesday. The 24-year-old, who played 33 times for Switzerland and was captain of Young Boys Bern’s women’s team, had gone missing on Saturday. “The Swiss Football Federation (SFV) has…