Catherine Paquette

The A-Leagues players training with European clubs

The A-Leagues players training with European clubs

Australian COVID-19 quarantine restrictions have led to some A-Leagues contracted Socceroos and Matildas remaining abroad instead of coming home after international duty. They have turned to European clubs to keep training. 17 Oct 2021
Wellington Phoenix' historic first A-League Women's signing

Wellington Phoenix' historic first A-League Women's signing

Wellington have announced their first ever women's team signing. Kiwi-born Lily Alfeld is the first member of the 2021-22 inaugural Phoenix A-League Women's campaign. 16 Oct 2021
Matildas squad named for first home matches in nearly 600 days

Matildas squad named for first home matches in nearly 600 days

Matildas head coach Tony Gustavsson has named his team for the upcoming Brazil home series. The 23-woman squad has a mix of seasoned veterans, promising youth and one new call-up. 16 Oct 2021
Ash Barty verging on world number one milestone: 'She's like an upgraded version'

Ash Barty verging on world number one milestone: 'She's like an upgraded version'

The 25-year-old is days away from her 100th week on top of the women's rankings. 15 Oct 2021
Brisbane Roar sign four since beginning of October

Brisbane Roar sign four since beginning of October

Brisbane Roar are nearing the conclusion of their A-League Women's 2021-22 squad with four more players, Lanni McDougall, Meaghan McElligott, Jessie Rasschaer and Annabel Haffenden, signed this month. 15 Oct 2021
Australian Chloë McCardel is now Queen of the English Channel

Australian Chloë McCardel is now Queen of the English Channel

Australian Chloë McCardel has broken the English Channel swimming world record after accomplishing her 44th crossing, the highest number for any single swimmer. 14 Oct 2021
More can see Matildas, possibly Socceroos in ‘groundbreaking announcement’

More can see Matildas, possibly Socceroos in ‘groundbreaking announcement’

The New South Wales government has increased capacity for the upcoming home Matildas games and the opened door to a Socceroos home November match. 14 Oct 2021
Women's Big Bash League kicks off: Your full WBBL preview

Women's Big Bash League kicks off: Your full WBBL preview

The Women's Big Bash League returns on Thursday, October 14 for its seventh season. The league's teams have all come forward and released their squads. 13 Oct 2021
Ellyse Perry's record breaking series: ‘Fitting milestone for remarkable person’

Ellyse Perry's record breaking series: ‘Fitting milestone for remarkable person’

Ellyse Perry has continued to add to her already impressive career highlights during Australia's most recent series win against India. 12 Oct 2021
‘Pretty amazing’: Phoenix announce first A-League Women's coach

‘Pretty amazing’: Phoenix announce first A-League Women's coach

The Wellington Phoenix have made their first major announcements with regards to their 2021-22 inaugural A-League Women’s season set-up. 11 Oct 2021
Entire Matildas squad individually respond to De Vanna claims

Entire Matildas squad individually respond to De Vanna claims

The Matildas squad have responded to Lisa De Vanna's statement regarding allegations of "Toxic Culture." 11 Oct 2021
Matildas star’s NWSL return facing visa issues after turning down West Ham

Matildas star’s NWSL return facing visa issues after turning down West Ham

Emily Van Egmond has re-signed with National Women's Soccer League side Orlando Pride after turning down West Ham United. However, her NWSL return is facing visa issues. 10 Oct 2021
Canberra hoping for 2022 Matildas matches

Canberra hoping for 2022 Matildas matches

Canberra is hoping to host Matildas matches next year and a World Cup opportunity. Sydney tickets for both upcoming Matildas October home matches are going on sale this week. 10 Oct 2021
Matildas star Sam Kerr nominated for Ballon D'Or

Matildas star Sam Kerr nominated for Ballon D'Or

The Matildas' Sam Kerr has once again been nominated for the Ballon D'Or feminin. 9 Oct 2021
The race to get vaccinated

The race to get vaccinated

Vaccines mandates imposed by the Victoria government have led A-Leagues clubs racing to meet specific vaccination dates. 9 Oct 2021
Victory re-sign two goalkeepers

Victory re-sign two goalkeepers

Melbourne Victory have re-signed Casey Dumont and Melissa Maizels for their upcoming 2021-22 A-League Women's season. 8 Oct 2021
New A-Leagues match officials

New A-Leagues match officials

The new match officials for this year's A-League Men and A-League Women's competitions were announced by the Football Australia Referees Committee. 8 Oct 2021
A-League stars stuck abroad, women's uncertainty and captain clarification for Wellington Phoenix

A-League stars stuck abroad, women's uncertainty and captain clarification for Wellington Phoenix

A-League club Wellington Phoenix to target players for men's team in January transfer window. 6 Oct 2021
Matildas in the WSL: Kerr and Gielnik star while Raso and Kennedy's City slump

Matildas in the WSL: Kerr and Gielnik star while Raso and Kennedy's City slump

Several Matildas and Australian female footballers saw action over the last week in England, with Sam Kerr and Emily Gielnik providing the major highlights. 6 Oct 2021
Matilda De Vanna's abuse allegations prompt official response

Matilda De Vanna's abuse allegations prompt official response

Football Australia have responded to abuse allegations made by former Matildas captain Lisa De Vanna and former A-League Women's player Rhali Dobson. 6 Oct 2021
Matildas face off in Champions League action as Kerr gears up for tough resumption

Matildas face off in Champions League action as Kerr gears up for tough resumption

Seven Matildas and Aussies are playing in the first round of Group Stage of the UEFA Women's Champions League, starting today. 5 Oct 2021