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Pic Special: Matildas back on the paddock at last!

Pic Special: Matildas back on the paddock at last!

The OS-based Matildas are back in training again ahead of their friendly clashes with Germany and Netherlands - and were they happy to be back together in camps again after 12 long months! 7 Apr 2021
The Maestro makes long awaited Matilda return

The Maestro makes long awaited Matilda return

W-League legend and current Bristol City midfielder Ella Mastrantonio has earned a long awaited recall back to the Matildas squad, 13 years after her last international cap for Australia. 6 Apr 2021
'The start of our road to the World Cup' - Gustavsson names Matildas

'The start of our road to the World Cup' - Gustavsson names Matildas

Tony Gustavsson has named his first Matildas squad, including four debutants in his 23-player squad to tackle Germany and the Netherlands later this month. 3 Apr 2021
Matildas secure blockbuster Germany clash

Matildas secure blockbuster Germany clash

The Matildas will be back in action for the first time in more than a year when they take on world No.2 Germany in a key friendly ahead of the Tokyo Olympics. 25 Mar 2021
'There will be some revenge' - Kerr, Carpenter on WCL collision course

'There will be some revenge' - Kerr, Carpenter on WCL collision course

Sam Kerr's Chelsea and Ellie Carpenter's Lyon have been kept apart in the Champions League draw, raising the prospect that the Matildas could meet in the final. 13 Mar 2021
'We're going to need $16.5 million' - Matildas eye bumper investment

'We're going to need $16.5 million' - Matildas eye bumper investment

Football Australia is chasing a bumper government funding plan to help the Matildas now and also secure a long-term legacy from the 2023 Women's World Cup. 21 Feb 2021
Pregnant Matilda Gorry to miss Olympics

Pregnant Matilda Gorry to miss Olympics

Matilda Katrina Gorry has ruled herself out of this year's Olympics after announcing she is expecting a child in August. 8 Feb 2021
'Humbling...' - Kerr named Young Australian Achiever in UK

'Humbling...' - Kerr named Young Australian Achiever in UK

Matildas captain Sam Kerr has been recognised for her feats at Chelsea by being named the 2021 Young Australian Achiever of the Year in the UK. 24 Jan 2021
'It's cut-throat' - Matildas need quality clashes before Tokyo

'It's cut-throat' - Matildas need quality clashes before Tokyo

Matildas midfielder Tameka Yallop has welcomed new coach Tony Gustavsson's intent to play as many top opponents as possible in the build-up to a jam-packed schedule of international tournaments. 21 Jan 2021
'We need to make the most of what we have...' - Blank slate for Matildas

'We need to make the most of what we have...' - Blank slate for Matildas

Three years out from a Women's World Cup on home soil, new Matildas coach Tony Gustavsson has declared there's a blank slate for selection. 20 Jan 2021
Why Each Matilda Nominated Can Win AFC Player Of The Year

Why Each Matilda Nominated Can Win AFC Player Of The Year

The fan voting has closed for AFC Women's Player Of The Year leaving only the expert panel to finalise who will be crowned the best player of 2020, three Australians have been nominated and each of them would be a deserving winner. 19 Jan 2021
Let’s celebrate our centenary in style say former greats

Let’s celebrate our centenary in style say former greats

Former Matildas have called on Football Australia to commemorate the centenary of women’s football in Australia with a special match on 24 September against arch rivals New Zealand at the Gabba in Brisbane. 19 Jan 2021
NEW! A Game Of Two Halves!

NEW! A Game Of Two Halves!

Get ready for the Sydney Derby with Western Sydney Wanderers Daniel Georgievski and Sydney Morning Herald's Vince Rugari while Rhali Dobson and Melissa Barbieri's knowledge of their team-mate's tattoos is tested too in latest episode of the new fun topical football news quiz show A Game of Two Halves, hosted by Simon Hill. 16 Jan 2021
Watch: New A Game Of Two Halves!

Watch: New A Game Of Two Halves!

It's the first show of the new season in a battle of brains and banter on A Game of Two Halves! 12 Jan 2021
'I just felt very isolated...' - Matildas' McCormick bouncing back at City

'I just felt very isolated...' - Matildas' McCormick bouncing back at City

After cutting her nightmare stint in Spain short, Matildas defender Jenna McCormick is finding form and happiness again at W-League club Melbourne City. 8 Jan 2021
'I'm improving every day...' - Euro moves a boost for Matildas

'I'm improving every day...' - Euro moves a boost for Matildas

Matildas young gun and Olympique Lyonnais defender Ellie Carpenter says Australia's top players are already reaping the benefits of switching to European teams. 24 Dec 2020