australia

2019: A big year for Australian football

2019: A big year for Australian football

The Socceroos and Matildas on the world stage, an independent A-League, and changes in the FFA hierarchy - it's been another big year in Australian football. 9 Dec 2019
Kerr pipped for Asian Player and Ballon D'or awards

Kerr pipped for Asian Player and Ballon D'or awards

Sam Kerr has been edged by Japanese superstar Saki Kumagai and US World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe for the AFC Player of the Year and Ballon D'or awards respectively. 3 Dec 2019
Exactly how Milicic is changing the Matildas

Exactly how Milicic is changing the Matildas

In this in-depth tactical report, our expert Matildas analyst, Chor Lai, runs the ruler over the Matildas recent two-game Chile series, to find out exactly how the squad is operating heading into the Olympic qualifiers. 21 Nov 2019
Lessons from a legend: Amy Sayer's Matildas' masterclass

Lessons from a legend: Amy Sayer's Matildas' masterclass

Sydney FC youngster Amy Sayer is set for a coming of age season at Sydney FC following her HSC exams and return from a lengthy foot injury, but it's a Matilda's legend who took her under her wing that have set her up for a spectacular career. 18 Nov 2019
Garriock: Devastating if Matildas fail again

Garriock: Devastating if Matildas fail again

A successful Olympics campaign after the World Cup "failure" is vital for the Matildas because time is running out for this squad, warns former star Heather Garriock. 15 Nov 2019
Matildas teammates excited by Kerr move

Matildas teammates excited by Kerr move

Matildas teammates Katrina Gorry and Hayley Raso believe Sam Kerr's big-money move to English club Chelsea is another giant step for Australian women's football. 14 Nov 2019
Chelsea move will improve me, says Kerr

Chelsea move will improve me, says Kerr

Matildas superstar Sam Kerr believes moving to English giants Chelsea will help her game reach new heights. 14 Nov 2019
Matildas star Kerr signs with Chelsea

Matildas star Kerr signs with Chelsea

Australia's women's soccer captain Sam Kerr has officially signed with English club Chelsea. 13 Nov 2019
Matildas break Adelaide and Sydney attendance records

Matildas break Adelaide and Sydney attendance records

The Matildas have defeated Chile 1-0 in Tuesday night's women's soccer international friendly in Adelaide. 12 Nov 2019
Matildas coach demands improvement

Matildas coach demands improvement

Matildas coach Ante Milicic is demanding improvement while forecasting another rugged challenge against Chile in tonight's friendly in Adelaide. 12 Nov 2019
Milicic: Kerr continues to spark Matildas

Milicic: Kerr continues to spark Matildas

Matildas captain Sam Kerr's ability to thrive under immense expectation is being lauded by her national team coach. 11 Nov 2019
Ante: W-League must expand - or else

Ante: W-League must expand - or else

Australian women's soccer risks slipping behind other nations without much-needed improvement in the W-League, Matildas coach Ante Milicic says. 11 Nov 2019
Sidelined: Epic Matildas vs Chile Gallery

Sidelined: Epic Matildas vs Chile Gallery

All the action on and off the field as Australia took on Chile again in the first of two friendlies, kicking off at Sydney's new Bankwest Stadium on Saturday. 11 Nov 2019
Matildas' McCormick dreams of Olympic gold

Matildas' McCormick dreams of Olympic gold

First she wanted green and gold. Now Jenna McCormick is simply eyeing gold. 10 Nov 2019
Milicic to bolster Matildas for Adelaide

Milicic to bolster Matildas for Adelaide

Matildas coach Ante Milicic has hinted at a number of changes for Tuesday's friendly against Chile as the selection battles heat up for the Olympic qualifiers. 10 Nov 2019
Young Matildas' World Cup hopes crushed

Young Matildas' World Cup hopes crushed

The Young Matildas have failed to qualify for the Under-20 Women's World Cup after they were hammered 9-1 by South Korea at the Asian Under-19 Championship. 10 Nov 2019