Irish Woman Vies With Van Persie for FIFA's Best Goal

Jan. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Stephanie Roche’s long-range goal in an Irish women’s league match makes her the first woman to be among the three finalists for goal of the year awarded by soccer’s governing body FIFA. Her volley for Ireland’s Peamount United against Wexford Youths, watched by 85 spectators, is up against a diving header by Holland captain Robin van Persie versus Spain and James Rodriguez’s dipping shot for Colombia against Uruguay, both scored at the World Cup. (Source: Football Association of Ireland)

U.S. Women Are Closing the Gender Pay Gap
40:25 - On today's "Walk the Talk," Bloomberg's Jeanna Smialek discusses how U.S. women are closing the gender pay gap. She speaks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Julia Chatterley on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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