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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
Despotovski quits as Glory W-League coach

Despotovski quits as Glory W-League coach

Perth Glory legend Bobby Despotovski says he was proud to play a part in Sam Kerr's development into a global soccer superstar. 2 Nov 2020
Matildas' Carpenter scores first Lyon goal

Matildas' Carpenter scores first Lyon goal

Matildas defender Ellie Carpenter has scored her first goal for her French club while Hayley Raso helped Everton knock Sam Kerr's Chelsea out of the FA Cup. 28 Sep 2020
Sam Kerr: 'I can't imagine my life without AFL'

Sam Kerr: 'I can't imagine my life without AFL'

You have to wonder how many of the current Matildas and W-League stars would have ever kicked a football had the AFLW existed. Sam Kerr wouldn't have. 23 Sep 2020
'Kerrse broken?': Kerr scores again as Chelsea maul Matildas duo

'Kerrse broken?': Kerr scores again as Chelsea maul Matildas duo

Sam Kerr was on target as champions Chelsea thumped Bristol City 9-0 in the English Women's Super League. 14 Sep 2020
How the WSL became the world's best league

How the WSL became the world's best league

Tottenham have signed USA star Alex Morgan, Lucy Bronze has returned to Manchester City and Pernille Harder joins Sam Kerr at Chelsea making England’s FAWSL suddenly the biggest league in women’s football. 14 Sep 2020
Matildas Abroad: Carpenter dominates in Lyon debut

Matildas Abroad: Carpenter dominates in Lyon debut

Matildas captain Sam Kerr scored in Chelsea's FA Women's Super League opener, while a plethora of Matildas were involved in the weekend's action. 8 Sep 2020
'Fantastic movement': Kerr scores critic-defying goal against Manchester United

'Fantastic movement': Kerr scores critic-defying goal against Manchester United

Sam Kerr proved her doubters wrong, diving into the box to notch home a goal against Manchester United in Chelsea's FAWSL opener. 7 Sep 2020
Matildas' Kerr brave despite relentless criticism

Matildas' Kerr brave despite relentless criticism

Sam Kerr copped a barrage from the English media after a few wayward attempts in Chelsea's Community Shield win against Manchester City. 6 Sep 2020
15 years after Socceroos' EPL golden era, now it's 'Matildas time'

15 years after Socceroos' EPL golden era, now it's 'Matildas time'

Fifteen years after the Socceroos' golden generation made their mark on the Premier League, Australia's top women's footballers are doing the same in the FAWSL. 4 Sep 2020
Kerr to face rival USA marquee in new Community Shield

Kerr to face rival USA marquee in new Community Shield

Sam Kerr and new Manchester City signing Sam Mewis will be the top two drawcards in the Women's Super League this season, and they'll both face off in its first match - the first FA Community Shield since 2008. 12 Aug 2020
One of the brightest Matildas prospects using Sam Kerr as motivation

One of the brightest Matildas prospects using Sam Kerr as motivation

Hana Lowry is one young W-League and Junior Matildas star that is held in very high regard by those in the know, so it's no surprise she's looking up to the very best. 12 Aug 2020
Choosing an English WSL side: A guide for Aussie fans

Choosing an English WSL side: A guide for Aussie fans

Women’s football in England has grown rapidly over the past few years and the influx of Australian players and coaches has increased its profile and interest levels here. 26 Jul 2020
W-League at crossroads amid Euro exits

W-League at crossroads amid Euro exits

As Matildas flock to Europe, the PFA says the W-League must decide whether it wants to be a development competition or compete with the world's top leagues. 15 Jul 2020
The most unlikely rivalry that changed Australia forever

The most unlikely rivalry that changed Australia forever

It might seem an unlikely football rivalry but the Matildas and Brazil have faced each other at least annually for the past five years. 9 Jul 2020
Sam Kerr primed for home World Cup glory

Sam Kerr primed for home World Cup glory

Matildas captain Sam Kerr says Australia's successful bid to co-host the 2023 FIFA World Cup is a landmark moment for the game in her home nation. 26 Jun 2020