algarve cup

OPINION PIECE: Female football fans see beyond the game

OPINION PIECE: Female football fans see beyond the game

Studying abroad in Spain, any night of the week I could walk around the city and find bars with people watching football. 9 Mar 2018
Photo gallery: Australia at the Algarve Cup

Photo gallery: Australia at the Algarve Cup

The Matildas finished the Algarve Cup in fourth place after their 2-1 loss to Portugal in the bronze medal. In their group, they managed to finish top with two wins and a draw. Lets have a look at just some of the photos from the the torunament. 9 Mar 2018
5 things we learned: Australia v Portugal

5 things we learned: Australia v Portugal

Australia has gone down to Portugal this morning in the bronze medal match of the Algarve Cup but what did we learn from the game? 8 Mar 2018
Matildas finish fourth at the Algarve Cup

Matildas finish fourth at the Algarve Cup

The Matildas have fallen 2-1 to the hosts, Portugal in the bronze medal match on a wet afternoon in Albufeira. 8 Mar 2018
Match Preview: Australia v Portugal

Match Preview: Australia v Portugal

The Matildas continued their undefeated streak after a win against China but were just shy of earning a shot at gold. 7 Mar 2018
Solid but unspectacular for the Matildas

Solid but unspectacular for the Matildas

As the highest ranked team at the Portuguese tournament - in rampant form - the Matildas were expected to win it. As it is, they now face a mirror-image of 2017. 6 Mar 2018
Matildas into bronze medal match

Matildas into bronze medal match

The Matildas 2-0 win against China PR was not enough to secure a place in the Final of the Algarve Cup 2018. 6 Mar 2018
5 THINGS LEARNED: AUSTRALIA V PORTUGAL

5 THINGS LEARNED: AUSTRALIA V PORTUGAL

A windy and frustrating match left the Matildas with a goalless draw against the host nation, Portugal. 3 Mar 2018
Stalemate for Portugal and Australia

Stalemate for Portugal and Australia

Matildas end their winning streak against Portugal amid continued injury problems and some controversial officiating. 3 Mar 2018
Celebrating Polkinghorne's 100th Matildas game

Celebrating Polkinghorne's 100th Matildas game

Early this morning Clare Polkinghorne made her 100th appearance for the Matildas in the Algarve Cup against Portugal. 2 Mar 2018
Algarve Cup Preview: Portugal v Australia

Algarve Cup Preview: Portugal v Australia

In the second round of the Algarve Cup, the Matildas will face off against host nation, Portugal. 2 Mar 2018
Commentary at the Algarve Cup

Commentary at the Algarve Cup

While in commentary, you have a few jobs but one of them is getting the players name right. 1 Mar 2018
Algarve Cup Preview: Australia v Norway

Algarve Cup Preview: Australia v Norway

Australia will kick off their first tournament of 2018 at the annual Algarve Cup in Portugal, as they gear up to prepare for three important years ahead. 27 Feb 2018
Matildas at the Algarve Cup

Matildas at the Algarve Cup

With the Matildas set to kick-off their Algarve Cup campaign on early Friday morning, The Women’s Game is here to give you a crash course in the competition. 26 Feb 2018
Kerr: We're better as underdogs than favourites

Kerr: We're better as underdogs than favourites

Sam Kerr knows a thing or two about pressure - she's now one of the highest-profile female footballers in the world. But she says the Matildas are better flying under the radar. 26 Feb 2018
Matildas Algarve Cup Opponents

Matildas Algarve Cup Opponents

Held annually in the Algarve Region of Portugal since 1994, the Algarve Cup is a prestigious invitational event. Australia has never won. Could this be their year? Take a look at the Matildas' opponents. 25 Feb 2018
Gielnik out of Algarve Cup

Gielnik out of Algarve Cup

Forward Emily Gielnik has been ruled out of the Matildas’ 2018 Algarve Cup squad due to injury. 21 Feb 2018
Matildas announce Algarve Cup squad

Matildas announce Algarve Cup squad

The Matildas have named their 22-player squad for the 2018 Algarve Cup in Portugal. 20 Feb 2018
Simon: If it's two to three weeks, I'm out

Simon: If it's two to three weeks, I'm out

Despite its world-renowned strength, the Matildas attacking lineup took a hammer blow with the recent injury to Caitlin Foord. Now, to make matters worse, Australia's sweating on Kyah Simon's scans. 19 Feb 2018
Stajcic names preliminary Matildas squad for Portugal

Stajcic names preliminary Matildas squad for Portugal

Matildas Head Coach Alen Stajcic has today named a preliminary 25-player squad ahead of the 2018 Algarve Cup. 14 Feb 2018
Algarve Cup fixtures confirmed for Matildas

Algarve Cup fixtures confirmed for Matildas

The fixtures for the 2018 Algarve Cup were confirmed yesterday afternoon (AEDT) with the Matildas set to play their first match on February 28 (March 1 AEDT). 26 Jan 2018