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Mackenzie Arnold: We're not complacent

Mackenzie Arnold: We're not complacent

Matildas goalkeeper Mackenzie Arnold says the playing group is looking to move on from their performance against Thailand leading into the Asian Cup Final against Japan on Saturday (3am AEST). 19 Apr 2018
Dumont: Stajcic said 'don't be surprised'

Dumont: Stajcic said 'don't be surprised'

Matildas third-choice goalkeeper Casey Dumont is counting her blessings for being part of Australia’s Asian Cup squad, but is adamant she always deserved a spot in the team. 18 Apr 2018
8 Years On: Lydia Williams

8 Years On: Lydia Williams

Eight years ago, the Matildas won the 2010 Asian Cup. 17 Apr 2018
Aussies Abroad in the NWSL

Aussies Abroad in the NWSL

The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) kicks off their sixth season on March 24, 2018. 21 Mar 2018
Matildas make it 5 wins in row with 3-2 victory over Brazil

Matildas make it 5 wins in row with 3-2 victory over Brazil

The Matildas have come from a goal down to defeat Brazil for a clean sweep in their two-game series after sealing a 3-2 win in Newcastle. 20 Sep 2017
5 Things Learned: Australia v Brazil - Game 1

5 Things Learned: Australia v Brazil - Game 1

For the second straight meeting, Australia convincingly defeated Brazil 2-1 with goals from Lisa De Vanna, and FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year nominee Sam Kerr. 18 Sep 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
Break It Down: The 2017 W-League Grand Final

Break It Down: The 2017 W-League Grand Final

Come the final whistle on Sunday, either Perth Glory or Melbourne City will be making a piece of W-League history. 11 Feb 2017
Melbourne City's Department of Defence

Melbourne City's Department of Defence

We all know the saying; offence wins games but defence wins championships.  It was true for Melbourne City in the 2015/16 season and it has held even more true in Season 9. 8 Feb 2017
Memories of 2016: Top performers

Memories of 2016: Top performers

2016 saw some great performances for club and country from Australian players. 31 Dec 2016
Lydia Williams named 2016 PFA Women's Footballer of the Year

Lydia Williams named 2016 PFA Women's Footballer of the Year

Matildas and Melbourne City goalkeeper Lydia Williams has been named the 2016 PFA Women's Footballer of the Year. 6 Dec 2016
Season 9 Preview: Melbourne City

Season 9 Preview: Melbourne City

Twelve months ago, Melbourne City had its own share of supporters and detractors.  Many wondered if City’s stars could come together as a team from the outset. 4 Nov 2016
City stars give Brighton girls an all-star coaching experience

City stars give Brighton girls an all-star coaching experience

Although deep in preparation for their W-League title defence, Melbourne City have found some time to provide a unique coaching experience for the girls of Brighton Soccer Club. 25 Oct 2016
Melbourne City sign Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams

Melbourne City sign Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams

Defending W-League champions Melbourne City have completed a coup with the signing of Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams for the 2016/17 W-League season. 15 Oct 2016
Canberra United lose Lydia Williams and off-season moves revealed

Canberra United lose Lydia Williams and off-season moves revealed

After six seasons with her hometown club, Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams will not be lining up in the goals in Season 9. 27 Sep 2016
Aussies Abroad Wrap: 9 September- 14 September 2016

Aussies Abroad Wrap: 9 September- 14 September 2016

This week featured plenty of intense games for the Aussies playing abroad with league titles and playoff spots on the line. 14 Sep 2016
5 Things Learned: Australia v Germany

5 Things Learned: Australia v Germany

Team Australia successfully revived their Olympic campaign proving they can mix it with the best, sharing the spoils 2-2 with women’s football powerhouse, Germany. 7 Aug 2016
Golden Memories: Joey Peters

Golden Memories: Joey Peters

There are not many Australian footballers who can say they have witnessed the intense connection between Brazil and football. 26 Jul 2016
Meet the Matildas: Goalkeepers

Meet the Matildas: Goalkeepers

Australia has had a tradition of producing strong goalkeepers and the three heading to Rio had many years of W-League and international experience under their belts. 25 Jul 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
Jada Mathyssen-Whyman keeps goals in sight

Jada Mathyssen-Whyman keeps goals in sight

Lydia Williams may not know it yet but her appearance against Equatorial Guinea at the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup may have inspired the very goalkeeper who could replace her in years to come. 22 Apr 2016