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FIFPro lauds growth of women's game but calls for support

A report on the state of global women's soccer lauded the growth of the game while calling for greater support for players, including better wages and industry labour standards.

Based on surveys of players worldwide, the report released Wednesday by the international players union FIFPro showed club salaries are generally rising but still don't provide a living wage for many women.

FIFPro lauds growth of women’s game but calls for support

A report on the state of global women’s soccer lauded the growth of the game while calling for greater support for players, including better wages and industry labour standards.

Based on surveys of players worldwide, the report released Wednesday by the international players union FIFPro showed club salaries are generally rising but still don’t provide a living wage for many women.

Vikings fill needs, Packers fall short on draft

The task for the San Francisco 49ers heading into the draft was straight forward.

Find replacements for departed starters DeForest Buckner at defensive tackle and Emmanuel Sanders at receiver and then find a player to step in for longtime left tackle Joe Staley, who informed the NFC champions before the draft that he planned to retire.

Formula One hopes season starts July 5

PARIS — The Formula One season could start in July despite the first 10 races being cancelled or postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, F1 chairman Chase Carey said Monday.

The French Grand Prix on Monday cancelled its race scheduled for June 28 rather than postponing it, making July 5 the targeted start date at the Austrian GP in Spielberg.