WUSA Shuts Down Their "superior brand of soccer", featuring the "Best Players in the World" and financed by deep pockets Cable TV owners is now a thing of the past. They slammed the door on the MLS offer to throw in together; they figured they had it made and would outlive the men's league. As much as anything, it was hubris that brought them down. Title IX couldn't force people to pay money or watch on TV - they were out in the real world, no longer able to bask in the shelter of government protection. And the cold, cruel, real world said there just isn't enough interest in Women's soccer.