Becky Sauerbrunn praised the growth of women’s soccer and explained why now would be a good time for FIFA to improve the rewards offered to women’s sides.
Megan Rapinoe spoke following the USWNT’s victory at the 2019 World Cup about the pending legal case against the US Soccer Federation.
Golden Boot and Golden Ball winner Megan Rapinoe reflects on the impact the USWNT has had on and off the field after defending their World Cup title. The United States’ 2-0 victory over Netherlands in Sunday’s FIFA Women’s World Cup final averaged nearly 15.6 million U.S. viewers on English- and Spanish-language television.
It was the most-viewed match this season, but a decrease from the 2015 final.
The match averaged 14.27 million viewers on Fox, according to the network and Nielsen, and peaked at 19.6 million. It was a 22 percent increase over last year’s FIFA World Cup men’s final between France and Croatia, which averaged 11.44 million.