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Football grows but funding falls short

Football grows but funding falls short

Almost two million people are now participating in football, according to a new FFA audit...despite a claimed $500 million funding shortfall. 22 Feb 2019
FFA fires back at Stajcic

FFA fires back at Stajcic

Football Federation Australia tonight fired back at former Matildas coach Alen Stajcic and doubled down on their decision to axe him. 11 Feb 2019
Pepe focus on Arsenal, not Matildas

Pepe focus on Arsenal, not Matildas

Arsenal coach Joe ‘Pepe’ Montemurro continues to shine in England after being nominated for Manager of the Year by the London Football Awards 2019, but his full focus is at the Gunners as the FFA continue to hunt for a new Matildas coach. 1 Feb 2019
FFA sidestepped warnings to sack Stajcic

FFA sidestepped warnings to sack Stajcic

Football Federation Australia admitted they used contract loopholes to bypass giving sacked Matildas coach Alen Stajcic any warnings or counselling prior to his removal on Saturday. 21 Jan 2019
Matildas boss axed over 'culture' issues

Matildas boss axed over 'culture' issues

Football Federation Australia today confirmed they had sacked Matildas coach Alen Stajcic after players and coaching staff alleged "workplace culture" issues. 19 Jan 2019
FFA's plans for the W-League

FFA's plans for the W-League

Football Federation Australia is prioritising a full home and away season for the W-League as it weighs up options to take the tournament to the next level, CEO David Gallop has revealed. 26 Oct 2018
Abrams exits as FFA flags new direction for youth development

Abrams exits as FFA flags new direction for youth development

Football Federation Australia have announced the exit of National Technical Director (NTD) Eric Abrams as the organisation looks to overhaul its approach to youth development. 26 Jul 2018
FFA and PFA announce landmark W-League CBA

FFA and PFA announce landmark W-League CBA

[dropcap]F[/dropcap]ootball Federation Australia (FFA) and Professional Footballers Australia (PFA) have today announced a landmark two year Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) for the W-League. 11 Sep 2017
Fox Sports and ABC TV to broadcast 2015/16 W-League

Fox Sports and ABC TV to broadcast 2015/16 W-League

The W-League will remain on TV screens after the FFA announced the partnership of Fox Sports and ABC TV in broadcasting the 2015/16 season. 15 Sep 2015
Matildas withdraw from pre-USA tour camp

Matildas withdraw from pre-USA tour camp

The stakes have been raised in Professional Footballers Australia's dispute with the FFA as the Matildas players withdrawing their Sydney based pre-USA tour camp. 8 Sep 2015
David Gallop "confident" on W-League return to ABC

David Gallop "confident" on W-League return to ABC

Almost 12 months since its axing was announced, the W-League looks set to be back on ABC TV for Season 8. 24 Aug 2015
Women's World Cup part of FFA's new blueprint for the future

Women's World Cup part of FFA's new blueprint for the future

A bid for the 2023 Women's World Cup was one of the key points outlined in the FFA's launch of the Whole of Football Plan (WOFP), a 20-year vision for Australian Football. 5 May 2015
FFA, David Gallop hint at bid for 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup

FFA, David Gallop hint at bid for 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup

With the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup hosting decision due in March/April, Australia has made noises about bidding for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup. 1 Feb 2015