Alex Morgan & Megan Rapinoe on Winning the World Cup & Equal Pay

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  • Published: 12 July 2019
  • Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe from the USA Women's Soccer Team talk about winning the World Cup, why the team is so good, fighting for equal pay, their victory coming at the perfect time, and since they won't be visiting the White House, Jimmy surprises them with the Donald Trump fast food treatment.

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    Alex Morgan & Megan Rapinoe on Winning the World Cup & Equal Pay
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Comments • 10 616

  • Wrack3D
    Wrack3D  20 hours back

    No matter how hard the media pushes women's soccer, it still barely attracts 10% of the audience that men's soccer does.
    Not only don't they deserve equal pay, frankly they don't even deserve a league of their own.

    • Nate Brindabella
      Nate Brindabella  20 hours back

      Jimmy 'the cuckmeister' Kimmel

      • WhyNotTruth
        WhyNotTruth  21 hours back

        To hell with facts...SOCIAL JUSTICE!!

        • Sagar Patra
          Sagar Patra  1 days back

          I am only seeing female Ronaldo in Alex Morgan.

          • RagnarHoff
            RagnarHoff  1 days back

            It's not that easy. If Jimmy's ratings went down, people will get cut. That's how business works. It's not a matter of opinion, it's a fact that men's football generate more money than woman football. Morgan and Megan are great ambassadors no doubt, but woman football just isn't that marketable compared to men.

            • David Perez
              David Perez  2 days back

              Megan has nice legs!

              • Danial Shafiq
                Danial Shafiq  2 days back

                If that’s the case, male pornstars should be paid equally as the female pornstars

                • terah101
                  terah101  3 days back

                  *FUN FACT* : FC Dallas' professional men's team are ranked 636th in the world. The US national women's team, ranked 1st, were beaten 5-2 by FC Dallas' Under 15 boys. The best female national team lost to the under 15's of a men's club team ranked 636th. That should give you some perspective of the disparity between the sexes. The US women would probably struggle to qualify for the male Under 17 World Cup.

                  • M Bayrak
                    M Bayrak  3 days back

                    This reminda me why I dislike Kimmel. Equal pay my ass. I really want Zlatan to be annoyed enough to put these brats in their place.

                    Men's team is competing at way higher standards and for a country that has no proper league, they are successful in world cups.

                    Especially the sheer disrespect against us men's team is obnoxious!

                    Equal pay my arse, even nations league has more prestige than their accolades. Which of course are successes and women's football should develop, but the reason they're not winning as much is the fact that they're not that good, they're not generating that much money, their club competitions are less attractive than neighbourhood tournaments IN Sao Paolo.

                    Imagine Pulisic, seeing these girls thinking they're better than him because they dominate women's football.

                    And the reason they're dominating it, is because they defend very well, and they have much better physicality than the rest. They can lock opponents play down and eventually they know they'll get something from their attacks. Alex Morgan is really a solid finisher, they have good wing backs for that level. Their squad has balance.

                    But make no mistake. Compared to men, they suck

                    • Srini
                      Srini  4 days back

                      Ok, so according to Jimmy logic dictates that the women's team should be paid more than the men's team. He's basing this solely on how successful the women's team is compared to the men's team. So, why not have the two teams play each other and winner gets higher pay.

                      Right?!! Ffs !!! This isn't about gender equality. Men's soccer is the most watched/ consumed sporting product on this planet. Let's promote female soccer and hopefully one day it will get traded up to the elite level and then demand for equal pay. To ask for it now is absurd !!!


                      Simple math, if I was part of an organization that made 100$ a month and I get a 10$ compensation for my efforts. There is someone else who does the same work I do for another organization that makes 1000$ a month and gets paid 100$ as compensation. Do I reserve the right to go to my organization and demand I get paid 100$ too?? They would laugh at me !! Because it is beyond absurd.

                      • VerbatimShelf 3
                        VerbatimShelf 3  4 days back

                        you'll get equal pay when you bring in equal money.. people like watching men play sports because they are just stronger and athletically built for it... a woman can work out her entire life trying to max lift and her arms will still only be as big as a man who doesnt work out.. Go find something else to be good at im sure you can find something... like fitting your arms into small places things like that

                        • Mike Lowry
                          Mike Lowry  4 days back

                          Stop worrying about being paid for your Audi level skills...Where’s my sandwich?

                          • 65motowngirl
                            65motowngirl  4 days back

                            Who is the ugly man with he purple hair? Why is it wearing a dress? Is he a drag queen?

                            • Dara O Meara
                              Dara O Meara  6 days back

                              They are so arrogant

                              • andrew naylor
                                andrew naylor  6 days back

                                I have the same respect for them as I do for male footballers. None.

                                • Kevin Bunn
                                  Kevin Bunn  7 days back

                                  I don't really care about soccer but that ass is fire, Alex's not the les's obviously

                                  • Charlie Fox
                                    Charlie Fox  7 days back

                                    Women wanting a handout

                                    • Dowgie AP
                                      Dowgie AP  7 days back

                                      Woman football is trash

                                      • JU_ LP
                                        JU_ LP  7 days back

                                        Megan is like the ruby rose 2.0

                                        • terah101
                                          terah101  1 weeks back

                                          These women are so ungrateful and self entitled. The USSF pays them a guaranteed salary regardless of whether they play, don't play, win or lose to which they can add bonuses on top. The men are only paid playing & winning bonuses. Sure their bonuses are higher, but they've chosen to forgo the safety and security of a guaranteed income. It's proven that the men generate more revenue per game which also justifies their bonuses being higher too. The women also receive guaranteed benefits like heath, vision & dental insurance as well as a retirement plan, severance pay, paid maternity leave and childcare assistance. The men receive none of these under their contract with USSF. The federation is also going out of their way to help the women's league too. They're subsidizing the NWSL, which includes paying the women their club salaries. They do this because their league cannot run itself due to the lack of demand for the women's game. The men receive nothing from the USSF for the MLS. The US women also have one of the best infrastructures in all of women's soccer, allowing them to pursue a career in the sport, prospering and flourishing. This is a luxury that many other female soccer players around the world do not have. Their guaranteed salaries alone put them in the world's top 1% when it comes to income. Yet, they are claiming gender discrimination. Middle/upper class women in the US are probably the most privileged group of people that have ever walked this earth.

                                          • The servant
                                            The servant  1 weeks back

                                            Alex morgan more likely down to earth than the pink hair lady .

                                            • F!zZ
                                              F!zZ  1 weeks back

                                              The ones with the crazy hair color are always the craziest.

                                              • Ashley Banda
                                                Ashley Banda  1 weeks back

                                                They are sounding cocky every after 4 years

                                                • Ashley Banda
                                                  Ashley Banda  1 weeks back

                                                  Megan Rapinoe wearing a dress😂😂😂 end of the world

                                                  • Jon Johnson
                                                    Jon Johnson  1 weeks back

                                                    Rapinoe seems like a pretty awful human being

                                                    • Markus Gamroth
                                                      Markus Gamroth  1 weeks back

                                                      Den 🏆 holen wir uns wieder 2023 nach Deutschland ‼‼ Schöne Grüße aus DEUTSCHLAND GERMANY🇩🇪

                                                      • Sugar Daddy
                                                        Sugar Daddy  1 weeks back

                                                        I play soccer with my co-workers and we won the cup against the marketing department's team. I want the same salary as Messi!

                                                        • Chippa.In.Action
                                                          Chippa.In.Action  1 weeks back

                                                          I love these girls they are charming

                                                          • POL ARIS
                                                            POL ARIS  1 weeks back

                                                            Maybe they shouldn’t of disrespected the flag of the country they LIVE in and maybe just maybe they could get equal pay.

                                                            • Don Apodaca
                                                              Don Apodaca  1 weeks back

                                                              Women’s sports doesn’t make as much money as mens sports never has never will, however there is good news as soon an men / men women start playing women’s sports it may catch up

                                                              • Hwi Kim
                                                                Hwi Kim  2 weeks back

                                                                This Jimmy guy is literally the worst tv host out in the world.

                                                                • lucky 13
                                                                  lucky 13  2 weeks back

                                                                  Wtf was that girl in the video doing 😂

                                                                  • CCW Noob
                                                                    CCW Noob  2 weeks back

                                                                    I LOVE the purple haired chick! She so wonderfully, completely represents everything that is emotional, reactionary, irrational, myopic, one-sided, and closed-minded of ultra-lib self-victimizing leftists. I only wish her 15 minutes weren't up

                                                                    • KevZer FlaMe
                                                                      KevZer FlaMe  2 weeks back

                                                                      Whole video
                                                                      Common sense

                                                                      And ya i agree equal pay cause they are overpaid

                                                                      • Anwar Niaz
                                                                        Anwar Niaz  2 weeks back

                                                                        That World Cup is pathetic.

                                                                        • Pound For Pound King
                                                                          Pound For Pound King  2 weeks back

                                                                          You can smell the soy oozing from Kimmels pours in this interview through the screen.

                                                                          • WehrmachtSoldier77
                                                                            WehrmachtSoldier77  2 weeks back

                                                                            Morgan 😘😘

                                                                            • gregory tisdale
                                                                              gregory tisdale  2 weeks back

                                                                              Y'all getting the right pay sit down

                                                                              • Lince Galáctico
                                                                                Lince Galáctico  2 weeks back

                                                                                They're so dominant 'cuz they've got all of the resources as well as the men. If USMNT and the country would take FOOTBALL seriously then America would win the World Cup every 4 years or every once in a decade. There's where dem bucks really are, worldwide I mean!!! And no, gurls. You ain't earning the same as Ronaldo or Messi, not even close to their selling-shirt income

                                                                                • The Man
                                                                                  The Man  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Why are the women being payed less than the men?

                                                                                  There is no ”mens soccer” or any other ”mens sport”. Those leagues are just the leagues open for everyone, no matter if you are man, woman, under 18 years old, blind, paraplegic etc. There are however a number of leagues open to you only if you fullfill certain specific criteria, such as a U18 league, womens league, paralympics etc.

                                                                                  If you want equal pay, take a spot on the roster of the one big league that is open to anyone - the so called ”mens league”.

                                                                                  I can’t believe noone told them about this before...

                                                                                  • Bluesman 78
                                                                                    Bluesman 78  2 weeks back

                                                                                    It is how it is . Take it or leave it. Or why is there no Football with women like the NFL ? Lol

                                                                                • khanh nguyen
                                                                                  khanh nguyen  2 weeks back

                                                                                  i think jimmy needs to attend a economics class.

                                                                                  • David Kilamon
                                                                                    David Kilamon  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Fair play for not disabling comments

                                                                                    • Dave Hinkle
                                                                                      Dave Hinkle  2 weeks back

                                                                                      Ladies revenue is 171,000,000 mens revenue is billions and they think they should get paid same think again people

                                                                                      • nites90
                                                                                        nites90  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Didn't they got beat by a bunch of 15 yo boys? 🤔

                                                                                        • Harry Fry
                                                                                          Harry Fry  2 weeks back

                                                                                          God they annoy me so much

                                                                                          • Fethry Duck
                                                                                            Fethry Duck  2 weeks back

                                                                                            Men Soccer is big Business, Women Soccer is a Side kick. Probably they deserve more than the US Soccer mens Team, but to earn the same like European top Teams is a Joke.

                                                                                            • Matt Williams
                                                                                              Matt Williams  2 weeks back

                                                                                              Go back in your hole, you America-hating C.

                                                                                              • Anonymous Beats
                                                                                                Anonymous Beats  2 weeks back

                                                                                                Such a shame that the stupidity about pay overshadows everything else