If you happen to think pay equity isn't an issue when it comes to male and female athletes, THINK AGAIN.
In the world of professional sports, female athletes are often paid millions of dollars less than their male counterparts, despite sometimes having a more impressive record. Don't believe us? We gathered the salaries and earnings of the top three male and female athletes across four different sports just to prove how wild the discrepancies can be. Get ready to feel upset.
Here are the top three highest-paid female footballers vs. the top three highest-paid male footballers: