617 days. That is how long it had been since Matildas midfielder Heather Garriock had played a game of football. For a player for whom the game has been a crucial part of her existence, it was a lifetime ago.
The winds of change continue to sweep through the Matildas with Hesterine de Reus on Wednesday confirming that two new captains had been installed.
Matildas Head Coach Hesterine de Reus today officially announced the Matildas international schedule for June/July with the World No. 9 set to play New Zealand, the Netherlands and France.