The First Ten Years Of The NWSL, And What It Shows About American Sports Culture
In this episode of Going Deep: Sports in the 21st Century, John and Marcia speak with Meghann Burke. She's the executive director of the National Women's Soccer League Player's Association. They discuss the growth of the league and women's soccer in the past 10 years, what that growths says about American sports culture during that time, and last month's deal that ensures member's of both the U.S. Men's and Women's National Soccer teams are paid equally.
(Music featured includes Gaena by Blue Dot Sessions)