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3 things we learnt: Asian Cup Final

3 things we learnt: Asian Cup Final

The Matildas must settle for second after a beautiful, late strike from Kumi Yokoyama secured Japan the 2018 AFC Asian Cup. 21 Apr 2018
Stajcic: It's probably the best we've played

Stajcic: It's probably the best we've played

The Matildas had arguably their best performance of the Asian Cup but fell at the final hurdle as they did four years ago. 21 Apr 2018
Asian Cup Final - How Twitter reacted

Asian Cup Final - How Twitter reacted

It was one of the best performances by the Matildas during the 2018 AFC Women's Asian Cup but despite the dominance, they went down 1-0 to Japan. 21 Apr 2018
Polkinghorne bemoans final third woes

Polkinghorne bemoans final third woes

Matildas co-captain Clare Polkinghorne has bemoaned the side's inability to take their chances for their Asian Cup final defeat to Japan in Amman on Saturday morning (AEST). 21 Apr 2018
Asian Cup Final Preview: Australia v Japan

Asian Cup Final Preview: Australia v Japan

Now the dust has settled on the nerve-racking semifinal, the Matildas prepare for the final of the 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup against a formidable and familiar opponent, Japan. 20 Apr 2018
Stajcic: I never said it would be an easy game

Stajcic: I never said it would be an easy game

It wasn't the result those watching the Matildas game against Thailand on early Wednesday morning were expecting. 19 Apr 2018
3 things learnt: Australia v Thailand

3 things learnt: Australia v Thailand

The circumstances were less than ideal but the Matildas have made it to the final of the 2018 Asian Cup. 18 Apr 2018
Matildas through to final in dramatic fashion

Matildas through to final in dramatic fashion

Australia is through to the final of the Asian Cup after another nailbiter. 18 Apr 2018
Changes to PFA Executive and Management

Changes to PFA Executive and Management

Earlier today PFA announced Matildas star Elise Kellond-Knight would be joining the PFA Executive and 2010 Asian Player of the Year Kate Gill has been appointed Deputy CEO. 17 Apr 2018
Preview: Australia v Thailand

Preview: Australia v Thailand

The draw against Japan saw the Matildas book a World Cup spot and a semi-final against Thailand with the winner to progress to the Asian Cup final. 17 Apr 2018
Japan v Matildas: 3 things we learnt

Japan v Matildas: 3 things we learnt

Sam Kerr nets equalizing goal in the final five minutes of regulation time at the 2018 AFC Asian Cup, sending the Matildas to the 2019 World Cup. 14 Apr 2018
Draw sends Matildas to World Cup

Draw sends Matildas to World Cup

The Matildas are through to the semi-finals of the 2018 Asian Cup and are off to next year’s FIFA Women’s World Cup in France after a 1-1 cliffhanger against Japan. 14 Apr 2018
Stajcic still confident after draw

Stajcic still confident after draw

Matildas coach Alen Stajcic is confident of his side's success after a goalless draw against South Korea in the opening game of Group B. 9 Apr 2018
Australia v South Korea: 3 things we learnt

Australia v South Korea: 3 things we learnt

The Matildas kicked off their 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup campaign with a frustrating goalless draw against South Korea. 8 Apr 2018
Asian Cup Group B: Team previews

Asian Cup Group B: Team previews

It is group B's turn today with the Matildas being drawn into one of the toughest groups at the Asian Cup, let's take a look at their competitors. 4 Apr 2018
Chidiac: Our ranking doesn't mean anything

Chidiac: Our ranking doesn't mean anything

Matildas midfielder Alex Chidiac says rankings won’t mean much when they lock horns against South Korea, Vietnam and Japan in the 2018 Asian Cup in Jordan. 4 Apr 2018
Stajcic: The Matildas have more to show

Stajcic: The Matildas have more to show

The Matildas had a convincing 5-0 win over Thailand on Monday night, coach Alen Stajcic said they have more to show. 29 Mar 2018
Injured Roar teammates positive ahead of Asian Cup

Injured Roar teammates positive ahead of Asian Cup

Injured Matildas forwards and Brisbane Roar teammates, Hayley Raso and Emily Gielnik are positive they are on the right track ahead of the Asian Cup in 11 days. 28 Mar 2018
Five-star Matildas crush Thais in farewell fixture

Five-star Matildas crush Thais in farewell fixture

The Matildas will head for the upcoming 2018 Women's Asian Cup in Jordan full of confidence after putting five goals past Thailand in their farewell friendly at Perth's nib Stadium on Monday night. 26 Mar 2018
Matildas Asian Cup squad announced

Matildas Asian Cup squad announced

Alen Stajcic has named the 23-player squad for the 2018 AFC Asian Cup in Jordan next month. 19 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