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Simon's long road to France

Simon's long road to France

It's been a long road to the FIFA Women's World Cup squad for Matildas defender Gema Simon. 22 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
Matilda relishing USA test

Matilda relishing USA test

Matildas defender Gema Simon knows how important it is to perform in friendlies before the World Cup and is relishing the opportunity to play the USA next Friday. 31 Mar 2019
Newcastle looking for strong finish

Newcastle looking for strong finish

Newcastle Jets coach, Craig Deans reflects on the W-League season coming to an end and is looking to the future already. 24 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
For the Love of the Game

For the Love of the Game

For Gema Simon, the last 12 months have certainly had their highs and lows, but the proud Novocastrian is focused on one thing and one thing only as she looks to put her injuries behind her and get back to doing the thing she loves most; playing football. 22 Nov 2018
Vine wonderstrike wins it for Jets

Vine wonderstrike wins it for Jets

Cortnee Vine's second goal in as many matches has given the Jets their first win of the season after a 1-0 victory over Canberra United at McDonald Jones Stadium. 17 Nov 2018
Simon called into the Matildas

Simon called into the Matildas

Kyah Simon's cousin Gema Simon has been named as a late call up to the Matildas squad to face Chile, coach Alan Stajcic revealed today. 6 Nov 2018
Season 11 preview: Newcastle Jets

Season 11 preview: Newcastle Jets

After years of pain and near misses the Newcastle Jets were finally rewarded with finals football for the first time since the inaugural W-League season. 24 Oct 2018
Jets duo back and ready to roar

Jets duo back and ready to roar

Tara Andrews and Gema Simon are sticking with Newcastle Jets for next season, the club confirmed today. 20 Sep 2018
Jets duo eye 'emotional' return to W-League finals

Jets duo eye 'emotional' return to W-League finals

Newcastle Jets players, Gema Simon and Emily van Egmond were just teenagers when the W-league outfit made their last finals appearance. 5 Feb 2018
Memories of 2017: Aussies continue to make an impact abroad

Memories of 2017: Aussies continue to make an impact abroad

2017 saw another exodus of Australians overseas.  As with 2016 they weren't just making up the numbers with Aussies returning home with individual and team silverware and accolades. 30 Dec 2017
Aussies find homes in Asia and Europe

Aussies find homes in Asia and Europe

As always its a long W-League off-season but in recent years a number of the top players have been able to find homes overseas in Asia, Europe and North America. 4 Apr 2017
3 Things Learned: Australia v Sweden

3 Things Learned: Australia v Sweden

After months in hiatus, the Matildas were back in action against Sweden in the Algarve Cup. 3 Mar 2017
Season 9 Preview: Newcastle Jets

Season 9 Preview: Newcastle Jets

Season 2015/16 was yet another step forward for the Newcastle Jets. 4 Nov 2016
Newcastle Jets keep youthful core for Season 9

Newcastle Jets keep youthful core for Season 9

2015/16 W-League Coach of the Year Craig Deans has kept faith with local Newcastle products with his latest signings for the Newcastle Jets 2016/17 W-League season. 7 Oct 2016
Aussies Abroad: 10 May- 18 May 2016

Aussies Abroad: 10 May- 18 May 2016

This week saw the Bundesliga League wrap up, the NWSL hit the ¼ season mark, and plenty of other games that involved the Aussies. 18 May 2016
Korea calling

Korea calling

With the W-League season wrapped up, many players are plying their trade locally and overseas. Three Australian players are trying their fortunes in South Korea’s relatively unknown WK-League. 13 Apr 2016
Aussies continue to head abroad in W-League off-season

Aussies continue to head abroad in W-League off-season

The trend of Australian players heading abroad has continued with the last couple of weeks seeing more Aussies signing for international teams. 21 Mar 2016
Newcastle Jets complete squad for Season 8

Newcastle Jets complete squad for Season 8

The last seven players have been added to the Newcastle Jets to complete their squad for the upcoming W-League season. 9 Oct 2015
Melbourne Victory duo Brewer and Simon braced for tough homecoming

Melbourne Victory duo Brewer and Simon braced for tough homecoming

For the last six seasons, Gema Simon and Hannah Brewer called the central coast of NSW their home. 12 Sep 2014