The United States beat Brazil 2-0 in Orlando to put one hand on the SheBelieves Cup, while Canada overcame Argentina in dramatic circumstances.
Tennis legend Billie Jean King and FIFA World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe are among more than 175 athletes to sign a brief against the bill passed in Idaho banning transgender athletes from competing in college events.
Basketball star LeBron James and footballer Megan Rapinoe are among a number of American Olympians to welcome Joe Biden as the President-elect of the United States.
US Soccer has voted to repeal a rule which required players to stand during the national anthem, put in place after Megan Rapinoe knelt support of Colin Kaepernick in 2016.
Two-time FIFA Women's World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe has expressed her doubts over whether the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympics can take place next year.
An unequal pay claim by the United States women's national team in their lawsuit against US Soccer has been dismissed by a federal judge.
World players' union FIFPro have promised they will stand by their athletes if they make a political statement at this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) stance on political neutrality and podium protests has caused something of a stir recently.
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d'Or, football's most prestigious individual prize, for a record sixth time.
Lionel Messi and Megan Rapinoe won FIFA's The Best Awards for men's and women's player of the year at the ceremony in Milan.
Olympic bronze medallist fencer Race Imboden knelt during the American national anthem after winning gold in the men’s team foil, with a second protest then staged by hammer thrower Gwen Berry here at the Lima 2019 Pan American Games.