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Jets duo eye 'emotional' return to W-League finals

Jets duo eye 'emotional' return to W-League finals

Newcastle Jets players, Gema Simon and Emily van Egmond were just teenagers when the W-league outfit made their last finals appearance. 5 Feb 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
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
3 Things Learned: Australia v Sweden

3 Things Learned: Australia v Sweden

After months in hiatus, the Matildas were back in action against Sweden in the Algarve Cup. 3 Mar 2017
Season 9 Preview: Newcastle Jets

Season 9 Preview: Newcastle Jets

Season 2015/16 was yet another step forward for the Newcastle Jets. 4 Nov 2016
Newcastle Jets keep youthful core for Season 9

Newcastle Jets keep youthful core for Season 9

2015/16 W-League Coach of the Year Craig Deans has kept faith with local Newcastle products with his latest signings for the Newcastle Jets 2016/17 W-League season. 7 Oct 2016
Aussies Abroad: 10 May- 18 May 2016

Aussies Abroad: 10 May- 18 May 2016

This week saw the Bundesliga League wrap up, the NWSL hit the ¼ season mark, and plenty of other games that involved the Aussies. 18 May 2016
Korea calling

Korea calling

With the W-League season wrapped up, many players are plying their trade locally and overseas. Three Australian players are trying their fortunes in South Korea’s relatively unknown WK-League. 13 Apr 2016
Aussies continue to head abroad in W-League off-season

Aussies continue to head abroad in W-League off-season

The trend of Australian players heading abroad has continued with the last couple of weeks seeing more Aussies signing for international teams. 21 Mar 2016
Newcastle Jets complete squad for Season 8

Newcastle Jets complete squad for Season 8

The last seven players have been added to the Newcastle Jets to complete their squad for the upcoming W-League season. 9 Oct 2015
Melbourne Victory duo Brewer and Simon braced for tough homecoming

Melbourne Victory duo Brewer and Simon braced for tough homecoming

For the last six seasons, Gema Simon and Hannah Brewer called the central coast of NSW their home. 12 Sep 2014
Emily Van Egmond and Amber Neilson return, as leaders leave Newcastle Jets

Emily Van Egmond and Amber Neilson return, as leaders leave Newcastle Jets

After a bleak season that ended with just one point, Newcastle Jets' coach Peter McGinness is hoping to build a competitive squad for Season 7 with a  greater balance of youth and experience. 31 Jul 2014
New year, new faces for the Matildas

New year, new faces for the Matildas

PHOTO:  A new feel to the Matildas squad for Cyprus  3 Mar 2014
Gema Simon: Stepping out of the shadows

Gema Simon: Stepping out of the shadows

When former Matilda and Newcastle Jets captain Hayley Crawford retired in Season Five, the list for the Jets next captain was one player long; Gema Simon. 6 Feb 2014
Bittersweet Victory

Bittersweet Victory

Welsh superstar Jess Fishlock is back in town | Credit: Emily Mogic 10 Dec 2013
Peter McGuinness announces Newcastle Jets squad

Peter McGuinness announces Newcastle Jets squad

Stalwart Gema Simon gets the captain's armband | (Credit: Getty Images) 15 Oct 2013
Season Review: Newcastle Jets

Season Review: Newcastle Jets

A late surge showed the best of Newcastle in a disappointing season | (Credit: Getty Images) 4 Feb 2013
Roar fightback takes points

Roar fightback takes points

Brisbane Roar have fought back from a goal down to record a thrilling 3-2 victory over the Newcastle Jets in an action-packed Round 7 Westfield W-League clash at Wanderers Oval in Newcastle on Sunday afternoon. 2 Dec 2012
Jets ground Sydney

Jets ground Sydney

Newcastle celebrate their first goal | (Credit: Graeme Gillmer) 31 Dec 2011
Green Machine rolls on

Green Machine rolls on

Michelle Heyman scored twice as Canberra United extended their unbeaten start to the Westfield W-League season with a 3-1 win over the Newcastle Jets at a swelteringly hot McKellar Park on Saturday. 19 Nov 2011