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New Matildas pay deal boost for World Cup bid

New Matildas pay deal boost for World Cup bid

Defender Ellie Carpenter says the Matildas' new collective bargaining agreement can be crucial to Australia's hopes of hosting the 2023 Women's World Cup. 7 Nov 2019
Chile clashes ideal tests for Matildas

Chile clashes ideal tests for Matildas

Ellie Carpenter says the Matildas' friendlies against Chile will be important for testing defensive depth and preparing for next year's Olympic qualifiers. 7 Nov 2019
Melbourne City snare Matildas' Carpenter

Melbourne City snare Matildas' Carpenter

Melbourne City have signed teenage Matildas defender Ellie Carpenter on a one-year loan deal for the W-League season. 29 Oct 2019
Aussie trio aim to tame Sam Kerr in US

Aussie trio aim to tame Sam Kerr in US

This weekend's NWSL semi-finals in the US involve teams loaded with Matildas including Sam Kerr, Ellie Carpenter, Caitlin Foord, Hayley Raso and Steph Catley. 18 Oct 2019
Matildas' childhood friends face off in titanic NWSL final

Matildas' childhood friends face off in titanic NWSL final

Hayley Raso, Ellie Carpenter and Caitlin Foord's Portland Thorns locked in an NWSL semi-final against no other than Sam Kerr and Mackenzie Arnold's Chicago Red Stars. But there's one particular battle we're most excited for. 14 Oct 2019
Matildas Setting Records: 9 Best Goals, Moments and Players of the Week

Matildas Setting Records: 9 Best Goals, Moments and Players of the Week

It's the latest in our new segment! Resident football-expert Kristin Shaffer counts down the three best goals, three best moments and three best performances each week. 27 Aug 2019
Match Preview: Matildas v Brazil

Match Preview: Matildas v Brazil

In their second matches of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, both Australia and Brazil are looking for redemption and both for different reasons. 13 Jun 2019
Top 10 teens to watch at the World Cup

Top 10 teens to watch at the World Cup

Despite the average age of players being the highest in the competition’s history, there will be a total of 26 players under the age of 20 competing at this year’s FIFA Women’s World Cup. 5 Jun 2019
Aussies Abroad wrap: May 14-20

Aussies Abroad wrap: May 14-20

The World Cup is quickly approaching which means just one final week for the Matildas players to be with their club teams before heading off to prepare to France next month. 20 May 2019
Meet the Matildas: Defenders

Meet the Matildas: Defenders

After introducing the three Matildas goalkeepers, today The Women's Game move up the field and look at the defenders. 18 May 2019
Sacrifices to follow Matildas dream

Sacrifices to follow Matildas dream

Matildas defender Ellie Carpenter and her family have had to sacrifice a lot for her to achieve her dreams. 16 May 2019
Aussies Abroad Wrap: May 9-13

Aussies Abroad Wrap: May 9-13

With the World Cup less than a month away, the players picked to make the Matildas squad will be leaving their club teams this upcoming week. 13 May 2019
Milicic to name France-bound Matildas

Milicic to name France-bound Matildas

On Tuesday, Matildas coach Ante Milicic will reveal his squad for the Women's World Cup in France. 13 May 2019
Aussies Abroad Wrap: April 19-23

Aussies Abroad Wrap: April 19-23

As the clock winds down to the World Cup in France, a number of Matildas received minutes across USA, Spain and Norway. 23 Apr 2019
Canberra keep finals hopes alive

Canberra keep finals hopes alive

Canberra United kept their season alive with a 1-0 victory over fifth placed Adelaide United at McKellar Park on Sunday. 13 Jan 2019
W-League Stat Attack!

W-League Stat Attack!

As Perth Glory's Kim Carroll looks set to become the 19th player to reach 100 W-League appearances, so TWG have decided to go into full geek mode and take an in-depth look at some of the appearance milestones of the W-League. 10 Jan 2019