Equal pay in football? Norway still far from the goal

The Scandinavian country made headlines when it announced in October 2017 that its national women’s team would earn the same as their male counterparts, in a groundbreaking move.

But equal pay for other professional football players remains a pipe dream, even in this egalitarian nation.

While top division wages in Norway come nowhere near the astronomical sums earned by the Messis and Ronaldos of the men’s top leagues, men still earn way more than women, who typically make just a few hundred euros a month even though they are signed…
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