Spain's football federation (RFEF) has pledged €1.15 million to help pay women's top-flight players in order to try to prevent a planned strike.
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Football players in the Spanish women's first division have announced they will go on strike indefinitely because of a deadlock in pay negotiations.
Barcelona have opened the door to the possibility of signing the United States World Cup star Megan Rapinoe.
Spanish champions Atletico Madrid saw their 100 percent start to the season was ended in a 6-1 drubbing by rivals Barcelona on Saturday.
Barcelona hammered Real Madrid-owned CD Tacon 9-1 on the opening day of Spain's Women's Primera Division.