No. 5 — U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team
U.S. Women’s National Team
Change from 2018: Newcomer
The U.S. women extended their run of dominance by winning their fourth World Cup — and second in a row — over the summer in France. Their equal pay lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation has the potential to substantially affect women’s sports across the globe and has transcended sports by elevating the discussion of equality throughout American culture.