The Women's Game News

FFA stands by Matildas financially despite COVID crisis

FFA stands by Matildas financially despite COVID crisis

FFA have shown their support for women’s football by largely upholding the CBA of the 20 contracted Matildas players despite the current COVID19 pandemic. The previous contract period was from 1 August 2019 to 31 July 2020. 12 Aug 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
LPGA cancels Shanghai event due to virus

LPGA cancels Shanghai event due to virus

The LPGA Shanghai tournament has been cancelled because of health concerns and travel restrictions put in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 12 Aug 2020
The Preview: Ladies Scottish Open

The Preview: Ladies Scottish Open

The LPGA Tour has arrived in Scotland for back-to-back events. First up: The Ladies Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club, where in-form American Danielle Kang will lead a field that features eight Aussies. 11 Aug 2020
FIFA 21 to feature female commentator

FIFA 21 to feature female commentator

FIFA 21 will be the first football videogame in the world to feature a female commentator after EA Sports confirmed Spanish Champions League star commentator Nira Juanco to join the platform. 11 Aug 2020
Report: Matildas line up Phil Neville for coach

Report: Matildas line up Phil Neville for coach

Departing England Lionesses coach Phil Neville has been reportedly approached to take over as Matildas coach. 11 Aug 2020
Australia bid to host AFC U/17 Championship qualifiers

Australia bid to host AFC U/17 Championship qualifiers

The Junior Matildas could be playing their AFC U/17 Championship qualification matches on home soil after FFA announced their joint-bid with Cessnock City Council. 10 Aug 2020
Kiera Austin: Why you need to fail to appreciate success

Kiera Austin: Why you need to fail to appreciate success

One of the breakout players of Round 1, Kiera Austin took some time out of hub life up in Queensland to speak to us on her netball journey from the local game all the way to the Giants, and beyond. 10 Aug 2020
Missing Super Netball superstars allow new talent to shine

Missing Super Netball superstars allow new talent to shine

Super Netball has a new face so far this condensed season. 10 Aug 2020
Athletic new Matildas defensive breed opens fresh possibilities

Athletic new Matildas defensive breed opens fresh possibilities

This is part two of a three-part series looking at the Matildas tactical approach on the road to 2023. In part one, we looked at the Matildas’ attacking tactics. Today, we look at the Matildas out of possession. 10 Aug 2020
LPGA Tour: Kang lands KO blow

LPGA Tour: Kang lands KO blow

World No.2 Danielle Kang has won back-to-back tournaments on the LPGA Tour after claiming the Marathon Classic at Highland Meadows Golf Club. 10 Aug 2020
Ruffels runner-up at US Women's Amateur

Ruffels runner-up at US Women's Amateur

Australia's Gabi Ruffels has lost the US Women's Amateur Championship in cruel fashion with a lipped-out putt during a sudden-death playoff at Woodmont Country Club in Maryland. 10 Aug 2020
Riley reveals what 'sparked the interest' of one of Europe's best development clubs

Riley reveals what 'sparked the interest' of one of Europe's best development clubs

Brand new Fortuna Hjorring recruit Indiah-Paige Riley has revealed how she secured a big move to the Danish powerhouses. 9 Aug 2020
Minjee Lee in the mix behind Lydia Ko

Minjee Lee in the mix behind Lydia Ko

Not even a sore back could keep Lydia Ko from building a four-shot lead at the LPGA’s Marathon Classic with West Australian Minjee Lee two strokes adrift. 9 Aug 2020
US Women’s Amateur: Defending champion Ruffels through to final

US Women’s Amateur: Defending champion Ruffels through to final

Gabriela Ruffels trailed in all five of her matches in the 120th US Women’s Amateur, but each time she found a way to come out ahead when it mattered the most. 9 Aug 2020
U.S Women's Amateur: Ruffels surges into quarter finals

U.S Women's Amateur: Ruffels surges into quarter finals

Victoria’s Gabi Ruffels stepped to the 9th tee trailing in all three of her matches at the 120th US Women’s Amateur Championship. 8 Aug 2020
‘I never thought I’d see the day’ - Garriock to make Champions League history

‘I never thought I’d see the day’ - Garriock to make Champions League history

Matildas legend Heather Garriock will add another chapter to her amazing story when she becomes the first woman in Australia to take on a TV analyst role in an UEFA Champions League game. 8 Aug 2020
W-League in major danger as financial reality bites

W-League in major danger as financial reality bites

Two W-League club insiders and at least two club owners have expressed grave fears that next season’s competition may be radically different. 8 Aug 2020
W-League's TV audience set to overtake A-League within five years

W-League's TV audience set to overtake A-League within five years

265,000 more people watched W-League on television last year, while 305,000 less watched the A-League, according to Roy Morgan. 7 Aug 2020
W-League's new star praises Future Matildas as her route to 2023

W-League's new star praises Future Matildas as her route to 2023

Kyra Cooney Cross is set to become one of the W-League's biggest stars next season with one eye set on the 2023 World Cup. 7 Aug 2020