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Carpenter joins Thorns

Carpenter joins Thorns

Matildas youngster Ellie Carpenter will join regining NWSL Champions, Portland Thorns for the 2018 season. 9 Feb 2018
Houston Dash picks up Kyah Simon

Houston Dash picks up Kyah Simon

Former Boston Breakers player and Matildas forward Kyah Simon has been acquired by Houston Dash after being selected as the sixth pick in the NWSL dispersal draft. 31 Jan 2018
Catley off to Reign

Catley off to Reign

Orlando Pride has traded Matildas defender Steph Catley to Seattle Reign. 30 Jan 2018
Kerr joins Red Stars

Kerr joins Red Stars

Sam Kerr is officially a Chicago Red Stars player after the 24-year-old was part of significant trade deal in the NWSL on Thursday (Friday AEDT). 20 Jan 2018
Sam Kerr set to join to Chicago Red Stars

Sam Kerr set to join to Chicago Red Stars

Matildas star Sam Kerr is set to join Chicago Red Stars in a significant three-way trade deal as draft day for the NWSL kicked off Thursday (Friday AEDT) in Philadelphia. 19 Jan 2018
Memories of 2017: Aussies continue to make an impact abroad

Memories of 2017: Aussies continue to make an impact abroad

2017 saw another exodus of Australians overseas.  As with 2016 they weren't just making up the numbers with Aussies returning home with individual and team silverware and accolades. 30 Dec 2017
Ashleigh Sykes revels in Rose City challenge

Ashleigh Sykes revels in Rose City challenge

Julie Dolan Medalist, two time Championship winner, three time Premiership winner, Golden Boot, Grand Final MVP - when it comes to the W-League, there is very little that Ashleigh Sykes has not won. 13 Oct 2017
Aussies Abroad Wrap: 12 July- 20 July 2017

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 21 Jul 2017
Matildas squad announced for Tournament of Nations

Matildas squad announced for Tournament of Nations

Matildas Head Coach Alen Stajcic has named a 21 player squad for next week’s Tournament of Nations in the United States. 17 Jul 2017
Aussies Abroad: Mid season catch up

Aussies Abroad: Mid season catch up

The matches have been coming thick and fast for the Australians in Europe, Asia and the United States. 15 Jul 2017
In Conversation: Sam Kerr

In Conversation: Sam Kerr

It’s been a big week for Sam Kerr, who recently became the all time leading goalscorer in the National Women’s Soccer League. 13 Jul 2017
Raso's Revival Continues

Raso's Revival Continues

The past FIFA window meant a break for many players from their club duties.  However, for Hayley Raso and Portland Thorns players without national team matches, it was business as usual.   20 Jun 2017
Van Egmond: "I wanted to challenge myself against the world's best"

Van Egmond: "I wanted to challenge myself against the world's best"

"It isn't the best weather to return to," was the dry lament from Emily van Egmond as she enjoyed a coffee at her local haunt in Newcastle, Australia – 162 kilometres (101 miles) north-northeast of Sydney. 9 Jun 2017
Aussies Abroad: 1 - 5 June 2017 Wrap

Aussies Abroad: 1 - 5 June 2017 Wrap

While Australia may not be in action in the June FIFA window, Aussies Abroad still made an impact with their teams before the break started. 8 Jun 2017
Aussies Abroad: 25 – 31 May 2017 Wrap

Aussies Abroad: 25 – 31 May 2017 Wrap

The week's action saw double delight in Germany, a scoring spree continue in Norway and an award win in the USA. 1 Jun 2017
Aussies Abroad: 10 – 24 May 2017 Wrap

Aussies Abroad: 10 – 24 May 2017 Wrap

The last fortnight has seen an Aussie clinch a title in Germany, a goal scoring run in Sweden and keeping apace with the leaders in Japan. 26 May 2017
Aussies Abroad: 2 - 9 May 2017 Wrap

Aussies Abroad: 2 - 9 May 2017 Wrap

This week in Aussies Abroad action saw a first goals for Caitlin Foord and Emily Gielnik, Aussie v Aussies action in Europe and a resurgent Matilda in red hot form in the United States. 10 May 2017
Aussies Abroad: 10 April - 18 April 2017

Aussies Abroad: 10 April - 18 April 2017

From the USA to Norway, South Korea to Japan, last week saw plenty of Aussies feature abroad as a host of leagues commenced their seasons. 19 Apr 2017
2017 NWSL: An Australian/W-League Quick Guide

2017 NWSL: An Australian/W-League Quick Guide

Just as the autumn follows summer, so does the NWSL follow the W-League. 15 Apr 2017
Aussies find homes in Asia and Europe

Aussies find homes in Asia and Europe

As always its a long W-League off-season but in recent years a number of the top players have been able to find homes overseas in Asia, Europe and North America. 4 Apr 2017
Memories of 2016: Aussies excel abroad

Memories of 2016: Aussies excel abroad

Once again in 2016 Australian players scattered the globe in search of football in the W-League season and this year they returned with silverware. 30 Dec 2016