The Women's Game News

The Preview: Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions

The Preview: Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions

The LPGA Tour returns for the first time in 2021 this week, with the third edition of the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions. Here’s everything you need to know about the no-cut event, which will feature 25 professionals and 50 celebrities. 19 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
A longer season is the gateway to the future says Matilda great

A longer season is the gateway to the future says Matilda great

Former Matilda legend Heather Garriock has joined the chorus of voices urging Football Australia to extend the length of the W-League season, sighting it as the best way to develop the next generation. 18 Jan 2021
'Not acceptable...' - Ugly fan antics overshadow City W-League win

'Not acceptable...' - Ugly fan antics overshadow City W-League win

Melbourne City's remarkable W-League turnaround against Melbourne Victory has been overshadowed by a group of Victory fans who hurled abuse and bottles at City and Matildas goalkeeper Teagan Micah. 18 Jan 2021
Newcastle v Brisbane Roar W-League - Three things we learned

Newcastle v Brisbane Roar W-League - Three things we learned

Newcastle and Brisbane drew 1-1 in an entertaining clash in Newcastle this evening. Club legend Tara Andrews opened the scoring in the first half, before Emily Gielnik equalised in the second period. 17 Jan 2021
Sydney FC top of W-League after derby win

Sydney FC top of W-League after derby win

Sydney FC have moved top of the W-League after a 2-0 derby victory over Western Sydney Wanderers and remain the only team with a 100 per cent record. 17 Jan 2021
Sydney derby double header - Three things we learned

Sydney derby double header - Three things we learned

A double header derby for a Saturday night and the fans were treated to a pleasant evening out. An entertaining men’s game ended up 1-1 while Sydney FC celebrated club legend Teresa Polias’ 150th W-League game with a 2-0 win over their arch rivals. 17 Jan 2021
'Australia's ahead of the game...' - Oz support lured Matilda back home

'Australia's ahead of the game...' - Oz support lured Matilda back home

Matildas midfielder Alex Chidiac says Australia's support for women's footballers played a key role in her decision to return from Europe. 16 Jan 2021
Women take prime time lights in Saturday night derby

Women take prime time lights in Saturday night derby

Western Sydney’s clash against bitter rivals Sydney FC this weekend at ANZ Stadium will take on greater significance than a local derby. The ladies game will kick off at 7.30pm on Saturday night in what is shaping up to be a prime time classic. 14 Jan 2021
'Experience and aggressiveness...' - City sign Norwegian Eckhoff

'Experience and aggressiveness...' - City sign Norwegian Eckhoff

Norwegian Noor Eckhoff will bolster Melbourne City's midfield as they attempt to bounce back from a shocking start to their W-League title defence. 12 Jan 2021
Canberra Utd out of isolation

Canberra Utd out of isolation

Canberra United W-League players and staff are out of self-isolation following their return from Brisbane, meaning their clash with Newcastle can go ahead. 11 Jan 2021
'We’ll be ready for them' - Wanderer coach promises a better showing in return derby

'We’ll be ready for them' - Wanderer coach promises a better showing in return derby

Western Sydney coach Dean Heffernan has promised Wanderers’ fans his team will be ready for Saturday night’s return derby against fierce rivals Sydney FC. 11 Jan 2021
De Vanna stars, Victory thrash City

De Vanna stars, Victory thrash City

A sensational solo strike by Lisa De Vanna has highlighted a dominant 6-0 Melbourne Victory win over crosstown rivals Melbourne City in the W-League. 10 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
Brisbane v Canberra - Three things we learned

Brisbane v Canberra - Three things we learned

Two world class goals saw Brisbane and Canberra share the points in Thursday Night Football. The windy conditions saw a scrappy affair with neither team likely to be happy with the 1-1 result. 7 Jan 2021
Heyman helps Canberra to top spot

Heyman helps Canberra to top spot

Eyeing a return to the Matildas fold, striker Michelle Heyman scored her fourth goal in two games as Canberra United beat Melbourne City to go top in the W-League. 3 Jan 2021
Three things we learned: Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets

Three things we learned: Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets

Western Sydney Wanderers opened their account with a 2-1 win over Newcastle Jets at the Wanderers Centre of Football today. A double from Rosie Galea saw the Wanderwomen bounce back from their derby defeat midweek. Tara Andrews netted for Newcastle. 3 Jan 2021
'We will not let it go...' - Jets will survive in new era, vow owners

'We will not let it go...' - Jets will survive in new era, vow owners

The 'unbundling' of Australian soccer has finally been agreed, with Australian Professional Leagues to take over the running of the A-League and W-League. 31 Dec 2020
'Her own unique way of doing things...' - Lisa De Vanna ready to light up W-League

'Her own unique way of doing things...' - Lisa De Vanna ready to light up W-League

Matildas veteran Lisa De Vanna went through a rollercoaster ride in Italy and is now preparing to take on the W-League again with Melbourne Victory. 31 Dec 2020
Sydney derby - three things we learned

Sydney derby - three things we learned

Sydney FC comfortably beat Western Sydney 3-0 in the season opener. A brilliant double from Princess Ibini and a strike from Cortnee Vine sent the Sky Blues on their way. The game left a lot to be desired about the state of the 2020/21 W-League season. 31 Dec 2020