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Former Matildas coaching candidate leads Lazio to promotion

Former Matildas coaching candidate leads Lazio to promotion

Italian legend and former Matildas candidate Carolina Morace, has coached Lazio women’s team to promotion into the Serie A after a stirring 2-1 win over local rivals Roma yesterday. 11 May 2021
Lionesses celebrating Female Football Week

Lionesses celebrating Female Football Week

The Preston Lions are embracing Female Football Week, with the club celebrating the girls and women at BT Connor Reserve. 5 May 2021
VPLW clubs senior team to also play in reserves to make up numbers

VPLW clubs senior team to also play in reserves to make up numbers

VPLW club Geelong Galaxy United epitomise the struggle some clubs are having when filling women’s teams in 2021. 23 Apr 2021
Heal set to realise WNBA dream

Heal set to realise WNBA dream

The future of teen basketball sensation Shyla Heal will take the next step on Friday, where the 19-year old is likely to be taken in the first round of the 2021 WNBA draft. 13 Apr 2021
Three things we learned from the W-League Grand Final

Three things we learned from the W-League Grand Final

Melbourne Victory are the champions after Kyra Cooney-Cross netted a dramatic last minute winner in extra time from a corner to break Sydney FC hearts. 11 Apr 2021
Western Sydney Wanderers - Report Card

Western Sydney Wanderers - Report Card

Western Sydney Wanderers finished their 2020/21 campaign with a disappointing 3-1 loss to Adelaide United. However the season provided plenty of positive insight into the future at Wanderland. 22 Mar 2021
Galaxy unveil scholarship program to unearth new stars

Galaxy unveil scholarship program to unearth new stars

Women’s club Geelong Galaxy United have unveiled a new scholarship program for their senior Reserves team program. There will be 10 spots overall for the 2021 season for the Reserves team who will compete in the newly formed, statewide VPLW (Victorian Premier League Women) competition, the second tier of women’s football.  21 Mar 2021
Roar's W-League gaffer turned down men’s roles to stay in ‘enjoyable environment’

Roar's W-League gaffer turned down men’s roles to stay in ‘enjoyable environment’

Brisbane Roar coach Jake Goodship turned down two offers from men’s NPL clubs in Brisbane and Melbourne to stay in the W-League. 8 Mar 2021
Three things we learned: Western Sydney v Melbourne City

Three things we learned: Western Sydney v Melbourne City

Western Sydney beat Melbourne City 1-0 at Wanderers Football Park tonight to keep alive their finals hopes. A 71st minute winner from Leena Khamis, after a brilliant run from Teigan Collister, set up a well deserved win for a young team who are finding their feet. 26 Feb 2021
'I'd love to be back at Wanderland,' says Julie Dolan Medallist

'I'd love to be back at Wanderland,' says Julie Dolan Medallist

Reigning Julie Dolan Medallist Kristen Hamilton admits she was prepared to play for the Wanderers again this season, but a change to the US NWSL fixturing curtailed her plans. 7 Feb 2021
Lionesses keen to conquer Victorian women’s football jungle

Lionesses keen to conquer Victorian women’s football jungle

The Preston Lions have made no secret of their ambition to be a powerhouse in Victorian women’s football, and 2021 could be a defining year for the club, who will compete in the second tier VPLW competition. 2 Feb 2021
A longer season is the gateway to the future says Matilda great

A longer season is the gateway to the future says Matilda great

Former Matilda legend Heather Garriock has joined the chorus of voices urging Football Australia to extend the length of the W-League season, sighting it as the best way to develop the next generation. 18 Jan 2021
Sydney derby double header - Three things we learned

Sydney derby double header - Three things we learned

A double header derby for a Saturday night and the fans were treated to a pleasant evening out. An entertaining men’s game ended up 1-1 while Sydney FC celebrated club legend Teresa Polias’ 150th W-League game with a 2-0 win over their arch rivals. 17 Jan 2021
Women take prime time lights in Saturday night derby

Women take prime time lights in Saturday night derby

Western Sydney’s clash against bitter rivals Sydney FC this weekend at ANZ Stadium will take on greater significance than a local derby. The ladies game will kick off at 7.30pm on Saturday night in what is shaping up to be a prime time classic. 14 Jan 2021
Three things we learned: Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets

Three things we learned: Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets

Western Sydney Wanderers opened their account with a 2-1 win over Newcastle Jets at the Wanderers Centre of Football today. A double from Rosie Galea saw the Wanderwomen bounce back from their derby defeat midweek. Tara Andrews netted for Newcastle. 3 Jan 2021
Sydney derby - three things we learned

Sydney derby - three things we learned

Sydney FC comfortably beat Western Sydney 3-0 in the season opener. A brilliant double from Princess Ibini and a strike from Cortnee Vine sent the Sky Blues on their way. The game left a lot to be desired about the state of the 2020/21 W-League season. 31 Dec 2020
Bring on Sydney derby, says W-League stalwart

Bring on Sydney derby, says W-League stalwart

Western Sydney Wanderers assistant coach Catherine Cannuli admits she is chomping at the bit to get the new season started against arch rivals Sydney FC. 23 Dec 2020
Gajok Games set to reinvigorate Australian Taekwondo community

Gajok Games set to reinvigorate Australian Taekwondo community

Australian Taekwondo CEO Heather Garriock has wasted little time in getting down to business in her new role, cementing a partnership with World Taekwondo Oceania. 18 Dec 2020
Determined Phonsongkham keen for Red & Black action

Determined Phonsongkham keen for Red & Black action

Western Sydney Wanderers’ youngster Susan Phonsongkham is simply looking forward to getting back on the field after a frustrating season. 12 Dec 2020
2020 Women’s Big Bash Final: Three things we learned

2020 Women’s Big Bash Final: Three things we learned

Star-studded Melbourne were no match for Sydney in thunderous conditions in the Women’s Big Bash Final. 28 Nov 2020
The former Socceroos, A-League star pioneering a global solution to one of football’s biggest problems

The former Socceroos, A-League star pioneering a global solution to one of football’s biggest problems

Heading Pro, a specially designed football that is meant to keep players safe when heading the ball, is the brainchild of former Socceroo and current Western Sydney W-League coach Dean Heffernan and close friend Andrew Head, a specialist in the product development of footballs. 8 Nov 2020