NWSL interim CEO Marla Messing said the league has agreed in principle to meet the eight demands set forth by its Players Association.
USWNT defender Becky Sauerbrunn described the last several weeks, in which allegations have roiled the NWSL, as "heavy" and "really tough."
U.S. star Alex Morgan said that the NWSL still too "reactive" and more trust needs to be built between the league and the players amid discussions.
The National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) named 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup chief executive Marla Messing as its interim CEO on Monday.
FIFA announced that consultations will be held with clubs, leagues and member associations "to take informed ideas to a broader audience."
Portland Thorns claimed their second ever NWSL Shield on Sunday as Lindsey Horan scored to ensure a 1-0 win over Houston Dash at the PNC Stadium.
Steve Baldwin, the controlling owner of the NWSL's Washington Spirit, intends to sell his stake amid pressure, sources told ESPN.
U.S. Soccer president Cindy Parlow Cone has said she is "heartbroken" over allegations of abusive behaviour in the National Women's Soccer League.
The NWSL championship, set for Nov. 20, has been moved at the request of the players from Portland to Louisville.
USWNT and Orlando Pride forward Alex Morgan has said women have been pulled away from playing soccer because of "failures" in the system.
Women's soccer "swept a lot of bad things under the rug" to make the National Women's Soccer League successful, Heather O'Reilly said.
Players stopped on the field in the sixth minute of Wednesday night's National Women's Soccer League games and linked arms.
NWSL Courage owner: We knew Riley had been under investigation but were "assured" he was in good standing.
Washington Spirit players have called on owner Steve Baldwin to sell his controlling stake in the club to Y. Michele Kang.
NWSL's Paul Riley controversy points to a bigger problem in which league repeatedly fails its players
The National Women's Soccer League needs serious reform in the wake of last week's shocking news, though it will fail without real accountability.
USWNT striker Alex Morgan said the NWSL must be proactive and transparent to end a pattern of sexual harassment of players.
Portland Thorns owner Merritt Paulson said he regrets not being transparent after cutting ties with then-coach Paul Riley back in 2015.
Former National Women's Soccer League commissioner Lisa Baird has resigned from the U.S. Soccer board of directors, sources have told ESPN.
The NWSL announced on Sunday that its board of governors has formed an executive committee to manage oversight of the league's front offices.
NWSL accepted commissioner Lisa Baird's resignation in the fallout of allegations of abuse against former coach Paul Riley.