5 April 2017
CHICAGO (April 5, 2017) - U.S. Soccer announced today in conjunction with the U.S. Women's National Team Players Association (USWNTPA) that the sides have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement through 2021. The agreement carries through the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup and 2020 Olympics.
Joint Statement from U.S. Soccer and the U.S. Women's National Team Players Association:
"We are pleased to announce that U.S. Soccer and the U.S. Women's National Team Players Association have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement which will continue to build the women's program in the U.S, grow the game of soccer worldwide, and improve the professional lives of players on and off the field. We are proud of the hard work and commitment to thoughtful dialogue reflected through this process, and look forward to strengthening our partnership moving forward."