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Tasmania's talent 'skyrocketing' for A-League and W-League pipeline

Tasmania's talent 'skyrocketing' for A-League and W-League pipeline

Alex Cisak, the ex A-League and Premier League keeper, has been blown away by the talent he’s seen since the former Burnley keeper returned home to Tasmania this year.  15 Sep 2020
PFA appoint NSL legend to 'reboot professional game'

PFA appoint NSL legend to 'reboot professional game'

With the PFA in the middle of negotiating A-League and W-League collective bargaining agreements, Francis Awaritefe has replaced Brendan Schwab as its chair. 14 Sep 2020
OP-ED: 'Transfer fees and W-League growth are FFA's key principles'

OP-ED: 'Transfer fees and W-League growth are FFA's key principles'

The current situation Australian football finds itself in may be a blessing in disguise. While financial uncertainty is never a good thing, a chance to re-assess and build towards a realistic business model is an opportunity FFA should grab with both hands. 11 Sep 2020
Wellington, Wollongong aiming for W-League club next season

Wellington, Wollongong aiming for W-League club next season

A-League club Wellington Phoenix have been keen on starting a W-League club for some time, given New Zealand's lack of professional opportunities for female footballers. 8 Sep 2020
A-League, W-League legends reappear at Wanderers

A-League, W-League legends reappear at Wanderers

Georgia Yeoman-Dale and Patrick Zwaanswijk have headlined some surprise new figures at Western Sydney Wanderers W-League and NPL outfits. 4 Sep 2020
'When I was young, there wasn't a connection with kids'

'When I was young, there wasn't a connection with kids'

Macarthur Bulls have stepped up their ambassadorial program by recruiting Matildas and Tottenham Hotspur defender Alanna Kennedy. 21 Aug 2020
The silver lining in the Red & Black cloud

The silver lining in the Red & Black cloud

Fans of the Western Sydney Wanderers should be the proudest in the league. 10 Aug 2020
W-League's TV audience set to overtake A-League within five years

W-League's TV audience set to overtake A-League within five years

265,000 more people watched W-League on television last year, while 305,000 less watched the A-League, according to Roy Morgan. 7 Aug 2020
The Matildas will 'probably' need a men's coach: Ferguson-Cook

The Matildas will 'probably' need a men's coach: Ferguson-Cook

Former Matildas ace Alicia Ferguson-Cook believes FFA may have to go back to the men's game to find a replacement for Ante Milicic as national team coach. 19 Jul 2020
FFA reveal their agenda blueprint

FFA reveal their agenda blueprint

FFA chief executive James Johnson say there is an opportunity to build a strong domestic transfer system, as part of a new blueprint for Australian football. 2 Jul 2020
Matildas veteran wants clarity over coach

Matildas veteran wants clarity over coach

Matildas stalwart Clare Polkinghorne believes locking in Ante Milicic or a replacement coach is vital in the build-up to the 2023 World Cup at home. 29 Jun 2020
W-League in spotlight after WWC clinched

W-League in spotlight after WWC clinched

After Australia and New Zealand secured the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup, ensuring the long-term health and competitiveness of the W-League shapes as a priority. 26 Jun 2020
World Cup bid success caps FFA CEO's year

World Cup bid success caps FFA CEO's year

He's been in the job for less than 12 months but FFA chief executive James Johnson has already seemingly cemented his long-term legacy to Australian football. 26 Jun 2020
Infrastructure funding at 'crisis point' before football's looming explosion

Infrastructure funding at 'crisis point' before football's looming explosion

An effective state and national policy platform targeting all government levels for infrastructure funding will be urgently needed over the coming years as grassroots football and the A-League and W-League align, while a Women’s World Cup looms.  23 Jun 2020
WWC would transform Australian football: van Egmond

WWC would transform Australian football: van Egmond

Ahead of FIFA's decision on the 2023 Women's World Cup, Emily van Egmond says co-hosting the tournament would be huge for Australian football. 22 Jun 2020
Australia's top female referee on 'forgotten' side of COVID's sport impact

Australia's top female referee on 'forgotten' side of COVID's sport impact

Football fans across Australia are looking forward to seeing their favourite football players and teams return to the pitch. 20 Jun 2020