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FIFA Names Atlanta, Los Angeles, New York Among 16 Cities to Host 2026 World Cup Matches
"We look forward to working together with them to deliver what will be an unprecedented FIFA World Cup and a game-changer," said FIFA President Gianni Infantino in a statement Thursday
FIFA Selects Female Referees to Officiate at 2022 Men's World Cup in Qatar for First Time
For the first time in history, three female referees and three female assistant referees were among those selected to serve as officials for the upcoming men's World Cup
U.S. Soccer President Says Historic Equal Pay Agreement Will 'Lead to Meaningful Changes' in Society
New collective bargaining agreements will include equal division of World Cup bonuses for the men and women
FIFA and UEFA Indefinitely Suspend All Russian Teams from Competitions Ahead of World Cup
The decision comes after several teams refused to play Russia in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers amid the country’s invasion of Ukraine
England, Poland, Sweden and the Czech Republic Refuse to Play Russia in World Cup Qualifiers
Several teams are refusing to play Russia in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers amid the country’s invasion of Ukraine, despite FIFA's penalties against the nation
Brazilian Soccer Pelé to Spend Christmas with Family After Procedure for Colon Tumor, Daughter Says
The 81-year-old three-time World Cup winner who is largely considered the greatest soccer player of all time discovered the tumor during a routine examination

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Megan Rapinoe and USWNT Members on Potentially Making History with Back-to-Back World Cup and Olympics Wins
The U.S. Women's National Team will become the first team to win the World Cup and Olympics back-to-back if they can emerge victorious in Tokyo this summer
U.S. Soccer Doesn't Want to Give Women's Team Equal Pay Because They Say Men Have 'More Responsibility'
The lawsuit, which was filed in March 2019, alleges gender-based discrimination by the U.S. Soccer Federation
Megan Rapinoe Will Write a Memoir and a Children's Book About Her Life and Advocacy

The memoir comes out fall 2020 from Penguin Press, according to The New York Times