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Outbreak puts GF re-match on hold

Outbreak puts GF re-match on hold

Sydney's grand final rematch with Melbourne City has been postponed following the COVID-19 outbreak in NSW. 22 Dec 2020
Wellington, Wollongong aiming for W-League club next season

Wellington, Wollongong aiming for W-League club next season

A-League club Wellington Phoenix have been keen on starting a W-League club for some time, given New Zealand's lack of professional opportunities for female footballers. 8 Sep 2020
World Cup sparks call for pro team in NZ

World Cup sparks call for pro team in NZ

New Zealand needs a professional women's team more than ever according to Football Ferns great Annalie Longo after their 2023 World Cup co-hosting triumph. 26 Jun 2020
New W-League team would likely be based in Sydney

New W-League team would likely be based in Sydney

There are myriad suggestions that a new Wellington Phoenix W-League side would actually be based in Sydney due to prohibitive travel costs. 14 Jun 2020
A-League club aiming to start new W-League team

A-League club aiming to start new W-League team

Wellington Phoenix say the time is right field a team in Australia's W-League to open a professional pathway for Kiwi and Pacific-based players. 11 Jun 2020
A-League to end quickly behind closed doors

A-League to end quickly behind closed doors

Football Federation Australia says the A-League and W-League will continue despite the coronavirus pandemic, with FFA bosses hoping to condense the remaining games into a quickfire schedule. 16 Mar 2020
Expansion in the pipeline as O'Rourke prepares W-League future

Expansion in the pipeline as O'Rourke prepares W-League future

FFA's Head of League's Greg O'Rourke says the process for W-League expansion or a full home and away season is underway with plans in the pipeline. 8 Nov 2019
NZ striker: 'A Wellington W-League team is critical'

NZ striker: 'A Wellington W-League team is critical'

New Zealand international Sarah Gregorius has staked a claim for a Wellington Phoenix team in the W-League, with New Zealand Football appearing the major obstacle. 30 Sep 2019