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Patu takes the armband

Patu takes the armband

Wallaroos Head Coach Dwayne Nestor has today confirmed his leadership group for the 2018 Internationals with Queenslander Liz Patu to captain the side this August. 13 Aug 2018
China clashes cancelled

China clashes cancelled

Australia's water polo matches against China this weekend have had to be cancelled at the last moment after the Chinese team needed to return home earlier than expected. 9 Aug 2018
'The bigger prize is in a year in France...'

'The bigger prize is in a year in France...'

Matildas coach Alen Stajcic has shrugged off losing the Tournament of Nations crown to the USA – and insists his sights are set on the World Cup in France next year. 3 Aug 2018
Three things we learnt: Matildas vs Japan

Three things we learnt: Matildas vs Japan

The Matildas beat Japan 2-0 in their final Tournament of Nations clash...but it wasn't quite enough to retain the trophy, with the USA grabbing the silverware thanks to a thumping 4-1 win over Brazil. But what did we learn from the Australian performance? 3 Aug 2018
Pic special: Matildas v USA

Pic special: Matildas v USA

Australia looked set for another stunning win over the United States until the host nation scored at the death in front of more than 21,500 fans. A gripping 1-1 draw in the Tournament of Nations which puts both teams at the top of the table. 30 Jul 2018
Pic special: Matildas defeat Brazil

Pic special: Matildas defeat Brazil

The Matildas got off to a cracking start in the defence of their Tournament of Nations title with a 3-1 win over Brazil at Children’s Mercy Park, Kansas. Goals to Tameka Butt, Sam Kerr (and an o.g. from Poliana) did the damage before Debinha clawed one back late in the match. Check out the action! 27 Jul 2018
Tournament of Nations Preview: Brazil v Australia

Tournament of Nations Preview: Brazil v Australia

The Tournament of Nations 2018 gets underway with Australia taking on Brazil. Can Australia defend their title? 26 Jul 2018
Why the Matildas are in the mix for World Cup Glory

Why the Matildas are in the mix for World Cup Glory

Matildas coach Alen Stajcic speaks to FourFourTwo about how Australia can win the World Cup and learning to deal with criticism. 24 Jul 2018
Amy Sayer's text: “OMG you’re in the Matildas!”

Amy Sayer's text: “OMG you’re in the Matildas!”

For 16-year-old Amy Sayer, her first call up to the Matildas’ senior team is a dream come true. The teenage whiz-kid has been selected in Alen Stajcic’s Australian squad for the upcoming 2018 Tournament of Nations. 20 Jul 2018
Thailand come from behind to win third consecutive title

Thailand come from behind to win third consecutive title

Thailand have won their third consecutive AFF Women's Championship title after coming from behind to defeat the Young Matildas 3-2 in the final. 14 Jul 2018
Get to know the Rugby World Cup Sevens in 5 minutes

Get to know the Rugby World Cup Sevens in 5 minutes

The 2018 Rugby Sevens World Cup follows a see-sawing World Series but kicks off with the usual favourites and rising stars. 13 Jul 2018
Dolphins team selected for Pan Pacific Championships

Dolphins team selected for Pan Pacific Championships

Swimming Australia has announced their Pan Pacific Swimming Championships and Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships teams. 5 Jul 2018
Mooy completes PFA award hat-trick

Mooy completes PFA award hat-trick

Aaron Mooy has been named the PFA Men's Footballer of the Year for third year in succession. 3 Jul 2018
Boost for Aussie 7's ahead of World Cup

Boost for Aussie 7's ahead of World Cup

The countdown is officially on for the Rugby Sevens World Cup on July 20 in San Fransico with Australia's women's team getting a major boost. 30 Jun 2018
Women's World T20 fixtures announced

Women's World T20 fixtures announced

Australia will begin their ICC Women's World T20 campaign against Pakistan in a triple-header. 26 Jun 2018
FFA launch new digital marketing strategy

FFA launch new digital marketing strategy

We're one week down but it's already been a busy off-season for FFA as the governing body attempts to recover lost audiences. 11 May 2018
Catley: It's the story of our tournament

Catley: It's the story of our tournament

A devastating result for the Matildas as their Asian Cup dream was dashed in the final against 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
Gallery: Matildas Asian Cup final training pics

Gallery: Matildas Asian Cup final training pics

The Matildas completed their final training session ahead of tomorrow’s (Saturday, 21 April, 3am AEST) AFC Women’s Asian Cup Final against Japan at the Amman International Stadium. 20 Apr 2018
Catley: World Cup will prove Matildas can be the best

Catley: World Cup will prove Matildas can be the best

Matildas star Steph Catley says next year’s Women’s World Cup in France is the stage to prove that Australia can be among the best teams in the world. 20 Apr 2018
Asian Cup Final: Matildas looking to avoid Thailand Chaos

Asian Cup Final: Matildas looking to avoid Thailand Chaos

Matildas goal scoring hero Alanna Kennedy says Australia will be looking avoid the late dramatics of the Thailand semi-final and score early in the Asian Cup Final against Japan. 20 Apr 2018