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Should England’s Lionesses be rewarded more?

football-goall-250The success of the England women’s football team in reaching the World Cup semi-finals for the first time has taken a lot of people by surprise.

Less surprisingly, there’s been a lot of talk lately about how little they earn compared to even the most journeyman Premier League player – let alone the six-figure weekly take home pay of many international stars.

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Firstly, some of the stars of this World Cup *are* very well paid – however they aren’t likely to be the England team members.  Continue reading