The American Football Association announced on the 18th that the rewards for tournaments such as the World Cup will be the same for both men and women.

According to the federation, it is the first time in the world that the World Cup rewards are the same for both men and women.

According to the American Football Association, this agreement was agreed with the men's and women's national team until 2028, and based on the agreement, the match venue, practice environment, and accommodation facilities for games and camps are at the same level for both men and women. Is to be provided.

"This agreement is a historic moment and could change the situation around the world," said Cindy Parlow, president of the American Football Association.

On this issue, women's athletes from the United States filed a lawsuit seeking payment of the same level of compensation, saying that lower compensation than men's representatives is gender-based discrimination, and settled with the federation in February. I did.