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'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
The Matildas are a 'little stale', warns De Vanna - 'There's no competition...'

The Matildas are a 'little stale', warns De Vanna - 'There's no competition...'

Melbourne Victory recruit Lisa De Vanna said the upcoming W-League season is crucial for young players wanting to push for Matildas selection. 23 Dec 2020
'He has such a winning mentality...' - Matildas ready for new era to begin

'He has such a winning mentality...' - Matildas ready for new era to begin

Matildas young gun Ellie Carpenter is raring to get stuck into life under new coach Tony Gustavsson when his tenure kicks off on January 1. 18 Dec 2020
Kerr scores for Chelsea on Euro debut

Kerr scores for Chelsea on Euro debut

Sam Kerr scored her first Women's Champions League goal in her debut in the competition as Chelsea beat Benfica 3-0 to wrap up progression to the round of 16. 17 Dec 2020
Banter vs brains in new Simon Hill football news quiz show!

Banter vs brains in new Simon Hill football news quiz show!

The premiere of an Australian-based irreverent news quiz show hosted by voice of football Simon Hill sees brains tested against banter in a brutal battle of wits. 15 Dec 2020
Kerr a matchwinner again as Matildas shine

Kerr a matchwinner again as Matildas shine

Sam Kerr scored a Women's Super League winner for Chelsea at Brighton while fellow Matilda Emily van Egmond was on target in West Ham's 4-0 win at Bristol City. 14 Dec 2020
Perfect start as Carpenter wins on Champions League debut

Perfect start as Carpenter wins on Champions League debut

Australian star Ellie Carpenter made a winning Champions League debut for Lyon at Juve while Sam Kerr was rested as Chelsea breezed to victory at Benfica. 10 Dec 2020
Kerr scores hat-trick but gets injured in Chelsea win

Kerr scores hat-trick but gets injured in Chelsea win

Sam Kerr scored a WSL hat-trick for Chelsea in a 3-2 win over West Ham while fellow Matilda Caitlin Foord netted for Arsenal as they beat Birmingham 3-0. 7 Dec 2020
'There is a challenge for us all' - W-League talent need more games

'There is a challenge for us all' - W-League talent need more games

Matildas assistant coach Mel Andreatta is confident there is plenty of talent in the W-League but those players need more games in order to develop. 1 Dec 2020
'We're just chomping at the bit' - Van Egmond impatient for Matildas' reunion

'We're just chomping at the bit' - Van Egmond impatient for Matildas' reunion

West Ham's Emily van Egmond believes Australia can win Olympic soccer gold next year but warns the English-based Matildas need to join forces - and quick. 27 Nov 2020
'There's a performance gap...' - Matildas eye squad depth for 2023 WWC

'There's a performance gap...' - Matildas eye squad depth for 2023 WWC

A Matildas talent identification camp will play an important role in developing a deeper talent pool ahead of the 2023 Women's World Cup on home soil. 23 Nov 2020
Brisbane laying down W-League gauntlet with big Matildas signings

Brisbane laying down W-League gauntlet with big Matildas signings

The W-League is scheduled to kickoff in December and teams are starting to take shape but the competition was still being talked about in terms the players it lost until Brisbane Roar began to change that when they announced the arrivals of attacker Emily Gielnik and midfield star Tameka Yallop. 13 Nov 2020
'Contracts that enable them to live': The W-League's role is 'developing Matildas'...for now

'Contracts that enable them to live': The W-League's role is 'developing Matildas'...for now

Brisbane Roar coach Jake Goodship admits he is excited the 2020/21 W-League season has finally been confirmed. 29 Oct 2020
2023 World Cup host cities named as FIFA selection begins

2023 World Cup host cities named as FIFA selection begins

FIFA has begun the process of vetting the 12 possible Australian and New Zealand host cities for the Matildas and Football Ferns' 2023 Women's World Cup on home soil. 20 Oct 2020
Meet Alicia: The Matildas legend in 'football's Mecca' still celebrating the 'bloody funny times'

Meet Alicia: The Matildas legend in 'football's Mecca' still celebrating the 'bloody funny times'

Former Matildas star Alicia Ferguson enjoyed a glittering playing career that saw her win five Australian domestic championship titles as well as represent Australia at two World Cups and an Olympic games. 18 Oct 2020
‘Not enough understanding’ of Matildas history, say former stars

‘Not enough understanding’ of Matildas history, say former stars

The time has come for the Matildas of the past to be welcomed back to their Australian footballing family according to two former legends. 14 Oct 2020