As we hinted in the prelude, City have created one of the biggest splash of the transfer window so far by poaching the services of not only Adelaide United captain Emma Checker, but Matildas and Newcastle legend Emily van Egmond while they're at it.

Add some phenomenal Matildas names and a few under-the-radar internationals into the mix and we have a very exciting, resurgent City on our hands...

Confirmed Squad

Chelsea Blisset, Emma Checker, Melissa Barbieri (GK), Sofia Sakalis, Emily van Egmond, Kyah Simon, Nia Stamatopoulos, Rhali Dobson, Tyla-Jay Vlajnic, Ellie Carpenter, Lydia Williams, Lauren Barnes, Yukari Kinga, Steph Catley, Claire Emslie, Milica Mijatovic