FA announces improved female pro contracts including enhanced maternity policy

Birmingham City v Everton – FA Women’s Super League – SportNation.bet Stadium
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Improved contracts for professional female players – including an enhanced maternity policy – will come into effect from next season, the Football Association has announced.

It was revealed last week that an agreement had been reached between the FA and the Professional Footballers’ Association to make the improvements, and on Tuesday the FA set out detail of the new maternity package.

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