Month: July 2017

Reports

Australia defeat Japan 4-2 in Game 2

Australia claimed their second win at the Tournament of Nations with a convincing 4-2 win over Japan in San Diego, California. A first half hattrick from in form striker Sam Kerr set up the Australian victory with Emily van Egmond scoring from the penalty spot…

Read More »
Analysis

5 things learned: United States v Australia

Former Matildas players always believed they could beat the United States (and they had gone close) but after 27 matches without a win, it was time. The last time Australia met the USA was in Winnipeg at the 2015 Women’s World Cup opening group match.…

Read More »
Reports

Australia claim historic 1-0 win over the United States

Australia have defeated reigning world champions the United States for the first time in Seattle, Washington. A second half goal from midfielder Tameka Butt was enough for the Matildas to claim victory over the USA in their 28th meeting. The match started off as a…

Read More »
News

Tournament of Nations: USA v Australia Preview

Australia returns to international action in the Tournament of Nations against three top 10 nations United States, Japan and Brazil. It has been just over four months since the Matildas were last in action, finishing fourth in the Algarve Cup in March 2017. While the…

Read More »
News

Tournament of Nations to air on Fox Sports

Fox Sports looks to have cemented itself as the main broadcaster for women’s football in Australia with its scheduled live broadcasts of the 2017 Tournament of Nations. All three of the Matildas’ matches against world no. 1 United States, world no. 6 Japan and world…

Read More »
Aussies Abroad

Aussies Abroad Wrap: 12 July- 20 July 2017

Europe is still on hiatus as the European Championships commence but plenty of Aussie action – and goals – in the United States, as well as action in Asia USA Individuals scoring goals and teams earning points were the themes from this past week for…

Read More »
Close