Australian football to close gender pay gap by being ‘historical’ collective agreement

The players of the Australian football team, which will be a new collective bargaining agreement in a lot of areas in the same going to make a living as their male counterparts.

The Australian football federation FFA and the Australian trade union of football players (PFA), made the news on the collective bargaining agreement, which is for a four-year, Wednesday, the well-known.

According to both parties, it is an “historic agreement”. “This is a big step in increasing the gap between the Socceroos and the Matildas,” to fill,” said FFA chairman David Gallop, referring to the nickname of the national team.

“This is a phenomenal deal for the football, and we think that the world as a model for all of the leagues and the players, a man and a woman,” said the SHELTER’s director, John Didulica. “This agreement is based on equality.”

The new deal will be for men and women, the same percentage of the national teams when you generate income, for example through advertising. In addition, the salaries of the top players do same with the best men, to go up to 100,000 Australian dollars (or approximately 62.000 euros.

The players from the “Socceroos” will eventually probably be a lot more money than the players, the ‘Matildas’, because they both have about 40 percent of the earned prize money at major competitions and at national championships, for men, for more money than at the world championship for women.

A new, landmark Collective Bargaining Agreement that has been struck, to close the pay gap between @TheMatildas and the @Socceroos.

AvatarAuteurTheMatildasMoment of plaatsen23:01 pm – november 5, 2019

A discussion about the gender pay gap in soccer and has been playing for longer

The discussion was about the difference in income between the players and the football has been playing for longer and longer. If needed, the American football in march, American-football, because the players feel unfairly treated, feel. This conflict is still not resolved.

The Oranjevrouwen have reached the end of 2017, in a settlement with the BOARD regarding an increased financial allowance, after that, the players clearly have made is that they wanted to keep the schemes between the males and the females, it would be the same.

Two weeks ago, it was announced that the football in the Spanish league, as of november 16, the league shut down because of a strike. And the ones requirements are, inter alia, the establishment of a minimum wage.

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