Atlanta United coach Frank de Boer had said it was "ridiculous" female players want to receive the same World Cup pay as the men.
Last week, de Boer said it was “ridiculous” that female players want to receive the same World Cup pay as the men.
Frank de Boer claimed his first title with Atlanta on Wednesday thanks to a second-half comeback at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
De Boer said he does not believe in equal pay for men and women in soccer because women don't bring in as much revenue to warrant it.
Atlanta United eased to a victory over Sporting Kansas City thanks to a Josef Martinez double.
Atlanta were upstaged by FC Dallas 2-1 on Saturday – leaving Frank de Boer's side without a victory at home in the league this season.
A win was not enough as Atlanta United fell in the quarter-finals of the CONCACAF Champions League.
Monterrey continued Frank de Boer's difficult start to life as Atlanta United head coach.
Frank de Boer's Atlanta United started their MLS season with a loss at DC United.
Atlanta United cruised to a 4-0 rout of Herediano, which completed a come-from-behind 5-3 aggregate triumph for Frank de Boer's side.