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Late Olympics benefits tired Tillies

Late Olympics benefits tired Tillies

Given the Matildas' heavy workload over the past two years, forward Caitlin Foord thinks the decision to postpone the Tokyo Olympics could work in their favour. 15 Apr 2020
Catley relishes 'dream' W-League triumph

Catley relishes 'dream' W-League triumph

Matildas defender Steph Catley delivered a standout showing in the W-League grand final, capping off a season where she took her game to another level. 22 Mar 2020
Van Egmond happy to juggle W-League, NWSL

Van Egmond happy to juggle W-League, NWSL

Sam Kerr has signed with Chelsea, but Matildas teammate Emily van Egmond says juggling the W-League with America's NWSL is still a good option for some players. 27 Nov 2019
W-League season too short: Rado Vidosic

W-League season too short: Rado Vidosic

Melbourne City coach Rado Vidosic says the W-League season isn't long enough and needs more games to remain competitive as Europe's competitions grow in strength. 16 Nov 2019
Victory reap benefits of W-League US links

Victory reap benefits of W-League US links

With the W-League shifted to align better with America's NWSL, Melbourne Victory are one of a number of clubs benefiting from an influx of American talent. 13 Nov 2019
Kerr brace leads Matildas past Chile

Kerr brace leads Matildas past Chile

Matildas captain Sam Kerr has scored both of Australia's goals in their 2-1 victory over Chile in an international friendly at Bankwest Stadium in Sydney. 9 Nov 2019
W-League can replace Kerr factor: Matildas

W-League can replace Kerr factor: Matildas

They might be missing the Sam Kerr factor but there'll be enough star power to keep eyes locked onto the W-League this summer. 7 Nov 2019
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
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
Sam Kerr's Red Stars crushed by Courage

Sam Kerr's Red Stars crushed by Courage

Sam Kerr's dream run in the US has ended with a thud with her Chicago Red Stars crushed by North Carolina Courage in the NWSL championship game. 28 Oct 2019
Sam Kerr wins MVP ahead of US title game

Sam Kerr wins MVP ahead of US title game

Sam Kerr's Chicago Red Stars will be the underdogs when they face the North Carolina Courage in the NWSL final. 26 Oct 2019
Kerr again in hunt for women's Ballon d'Or

Kerr again in hunt for women's Ballon d'Or

Matildas captain Sam Kerr is one of 20 female footballers nominated for the women's Ballon d'Or. 22 Oct 2019
Kerr goal seals Chicago maiden NWSL final

Kerr goal seals Chicago maiden NWSL final

Sam Kerr's NWSL play-off goal-scoring drought ended just eight minutes into Chicago's win over Portland. 21 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
Official - Matildas midfielder joins City

Official - Matildas midfielder joins City

Melbourne City have completed a W-League signing coup, recruiting experienced Matildas midfielder Emily van Egmond for the upcoming season. 26 Sep 2019
Family issues force Matilda to quit US

Family issues force Matilda to quit US

Matildas veteran Clare Polkinghorne has cut short her time with American NWSL team Houston Dash due to family reasons. 22 Aug 2019