Women's World Cup Cash Prize is Teeny Compared With Men's

Whoever wins the Women’s World Cup on Sunday will receive a $2 million cash prize from Fifa. It’s a handsome reward for a job well done at the highest level. That is, unless it’s put into a broader context: when the German men won the World Cup in Brazil last year, they were given $35 million.
The Women’s World Cup is the same tournament as the men’s version in many ways, but there are some behind-the-scenes differences that signal they aren’t quite the same tournament yet.