This week, attorney and writer Kelsey Trainor joins Dan Lauletta and Chelsey Bush to discuss where the United States women’s national team‘s lawsuit stands right now and what’s ahead. Kelsey takes your questions from social media and explains the latest in this ongoing saga between the World Cup champions and the United States Soccer Federation.
She expands upon some of her thoughts from previous EQZ articles she has written, including where things are right now in the discovery process, as well as why the U.S. men’s team’s statement in support of the women likely has some ulterior motives to it.
For some lighter reading on the subject, check out Harjeet Johal’s recent article on the U.S. women’s hockey team’s common bond with the U.S. women’s soccer team.
Special thanks to our podcast sponsor, FBref.com, where you can find comprehensive NWSL and women’s soccer statistics. Each episode, we bring you the FBref.com Stat of the Week. Keep up with the latest NWSL scores, stats, leaders, and more on FBref.com. FBref is a soccer stats website from the people who created Baseball and Basketball Reference, covering the beautiful game in 46 countries and six languages. Check out our comprehensive NWSL coverage and follow along with all of this season’s action on our site!
Subscribers of The Equalizer Extra can listen to the ad-free version below:
The entire article is accessible only to members of The Equalizer Extra. Already a member? Awesome! Please sign in below. If not, you can sign up below.
Your accountSign in
/ 11 hours ago
Fullback is a frequently discussed position and, despite its less glorious status, one that...
/ 2 days ago
“Have some of that!” Those were the words of Kate Longhurst, a lifelong West...
/ 2 days ago
Even before she hung up her boots at the end of a six-year professional...