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'They are building towards something special': Mastrantonio on her return to Perth Glory

'They are building towards something special': Mastrantonio on her return to Perth Glory

Perth Glory has added a maestro to their impressive band of players. Midfielder Ella Mastrantonio has returned home to Western Australia after two years in England and Italy. She talks to The Women's Game about her homecoming and what she learned in Europe. 27 Jul 2022
'Really is incredible': Matildas star signs with PSG

'Really is incredible': Matildas star signs with PSG

Matildas veteran Lydia Williams has joined French club Paris St Germain on a one-year deal after two seasons in England with Arsenal. 22 Jul 2022
A-League's Glory bring seasoned Matilda back home

A-League's Glory bring seasoned Matilda back home

Perth Glory have continued to build ahead of the upcoming A-League season, with the recent recruitment of former player Ella Mastrantonio. 12 Jul 2022
Matildas stalwart departs Arsenal, linked to PSG

Matildas stalwart departs Arsenal, linked to PSG

Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams has departed FA Women's Super League side Arsenal FC. 12 Jul 2022
'Unbelievable' Fowler's Manchester City move will help Matildas

'Unbelievable' Fowler's Manchester City move will help Matildas

Matildas prodigy Mary Fowler is eyeing trophies and developing into a top player at Manchester City and Australia is poised to reap the rewards of her big move. 2 Jul 2022
Ibini nets debut Matildas goal in draw

Ibini nets debut Matildas goal in draw

The Matildas have finished their two-game European tour with a 1-1 draw against Portugal, three days after suffering an embarrassing 7-0 thrashing in Spain. 29 Jun 2022
Matildas' Carpenter pens long-term deal with Lyon

Matildas' Carpenter pens long-term deal with Lyon

Matildas defender Ellie Carpenter has agreed a long-term contract extension with Lyon giving her a boost as she recovers from an ACL injury. 29 Jun 2022
The Matildas should have expected this Spanish Inquisition

The Matildas should have expected this Spanish Inquisition

The largely inexperienced Matildas were pummelled by their Spanish opponents in their latest friendly. This was not unexpected. 27 Jun 2022
Spain prove supreme over beleaguered Matildas

Spain prove supreme over beleaguered Matildas

An under-strength Matildas team have been trounced 7-0 by Spain in Hueva, piling more pressure on coach Tony Gustavsson. 27 Jun 2022
'An honour and a privilege' says Williams ahead of Matildas' centurion cap

'An honour and a privilege' says Williams ahead of Matildas' centurion cap

The likes of Sam Kerr and Steph Catley won't face Spain in a friendly match where Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams is set to win her 100th cap. 24 Jun 2022
Will Galabadaarachchi get her Matildas debut?

Will Galabadaarachchi get her Matildas debut?

Jacynta Galabadaarachchi is eligible to play for Australia, Argentina and Italy but the Celtic breakout star is delighted to receive a Matildas call-up. 21 Jun 2022
"Invest in yourself as a person and a player": Beattie Goad talks football, college and the Matildas

"Invest in yourself as a person and a player": Beattie Goad talks football, college and the Matildas

Goad has played in some of the most competitive leagues and against some of the best players in the world as the only Spanish-based Matilda in the Primera División this past season. 15 Jun 2022
Matildas squad points to pace and power

Matildas squad points to pace and power

With the squad announcement to face Spain and Portugal, Matildas manager Tony Gustavsson has shown that he is unafraid to take risks as he searches for the best team to win the World Cup. It is one of the least experienced international squads of Gustavsson’s tenure. 14 Jun 2022
Mixed Matildas squad announced for Spain and Portugal friendlies

Mixed Matildas squad announced for Spain and Portugal friendlies

Matildas head coach Tony Gustavsson has announced his playing squad for the upcoming June friendlies. 13 Jun 2022
Matildas captain Kerr hailed as players' Player of the Year

Matildas captain Kerr hailed as players' Player of the Year

Matildas captain Sam Kerr has been honoured again for her remarkable English season as the Professional Footballers' Association women's player of the year. 13 Jun 2022
Soccer abuse cases from process originally prompted by Lisa de Vanna claims handed to police

Soccer abuse cases from process originally prompted by Lisa de Vanna claims handed to police

Sport Integrity Australia has handed three cases to police from a complaints process initiated after Matildas stalwart Lisa de Vanna's claims of abuse. 27 May 2022