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10 explosive W-League stars you need to watch this season

10 explosive W-League stars you need to watch this season

An AFL Champion, junior hockey and the W-League's very own 'Sister Act'. The upcoming season has all the ingredients for a very spicy summer. As always, there are an abundance of fantastic stories to follow and superstars to watch. 12 Nov 2019
3 Things We Learned: Matildas v Chile

3 Things We Learned: Matildas v Chile

We all know Sam Kerr scores goals, but what did we learn from the Matildas 2-1 win over their familiar Chile opponents? Let's find out... 9 Nov 2019
10 ways to explain (to a sexist mate) that women's sport deserves equal pay

10 ways to explain (to a sexist mate) that women's sport deserves equal pay

Whether you're AFL, football, union, league, tennis, golf, surfing or professional curling, the recent Matildas equal pay decision is a landmark moment for pay equality in sport. But to a lot of people, it seems completely unjustified. Here's what you should tell them. 9 Nov 2019
Ultimate W-League Team Previews: Brisbane Roar

Ultimate W-League Team Previews: Brisbane Roar

A revamped and ready-to-roll Brisbane Roar are looking to build on last season's success with new head coach Jake Goodship. 5 Nov 2019
'Her record speaks for itself': Canberra cement incredible attacking lineup with former Bayern Munich star

'Her record speaks for itself': Canberra cement incredible attacking lineup with former Bayern Munich star

Former Bayern Munich and current NWSL and W-League star, Katie Stengel, has joined Canberra United on a one-year loan from Utah Royals. 4 Nov 2019
'I'm enjoying the challenge': Foreign star's departure makes way for NPL talent

'I'm enjoying the challenge': Foreign star's departure makes way for NPL talent

Newcastle Jets have finished their roster with a bang, signing 22-year-old goalkeeper Nicole Simonsen to battle Claire Coelho for the number one spot. 3 Nov 2019
3 Things We Learned: Young Matildas v Vietnam

3 Things We Learned: Young Matildas v Vietnam

Phew, well that's one way to do it. Bogged down by one of the worst pitches we've come across, the Young Matildas left it until late to snatch a 1-0 win against Vietnam and scrape into the AFC U/19 Championship semi-finals. 2 Nov 2019
'Parents are sick and tired': The exorbitant fees destroying grassroots football

'Parents are sick and tired': The exorbitant fees destroying grassroots football

As the dust settles on the news that Geelong Galaxy United and Southern United won’t have Football Victoria NPLW seniors in 2020, fingers inevitably are being pointed in all different directions. 2 Nov 2019
Independent W-League: The 'imperatives' for professional women's football

Independent W-League: The 'imperatives' for professional women's football

The W-League contributes a tiny fraction of FFA's overall revenue. But if the game can't improve without professional players, how can it secure professional wages? 1 Nov 2019
De Vanna on target as Fiorentina hit top-four

De Vanna on target as Fiorentina hit top-four

Lisa De Vanna has scored her second Fiorentina goal overnight in the Italian giant's 2-1 win over cellar-dwellers Tavagnacco. 13 Oct 2019
From AFLW to WBBL to W-League, 'Code-switching athletes' days are numbered'

From AFLW to WBBL to W-League, 'Code-switching athletes' days are numbered'

If you're tossing up between AFLW, WBBL, NRLW or W-League, you better choose fast. Adelaide coach Ivan Karlovic believes your time is running out. 13 Oct 2019
40 Years Of Pioneers: The Greatest Matildas Photos Of All Time

40 Years Of Pioneers: The Greatest Matildas Photos Of All Time

To celebrate the Matildas' incredible 40th anniversary of their first ever friendly match, we dove into the archives and collated the greatest Matildas' images of the last four decades. Warning: Some nudity. 7 Oct 2019
Victory set to headline new AFC Club Championship

Victory set to headline new AFC Club Championship

Current W-League Premiers Melbourne Victory are set to headline the inaugural AFC Women's Club Championship, to be held in November this year. 1 Oct 2019
NRLW: the future of a day at the footy

NRLW: the future of a day at the footy

The first-ever standalone National Rugby League Women’s game in Australia was a great day out at the footy, but not as we’ve come to know it. 30 Sep 2019
100 Greatest Women's Sport Photos Of All Time

100 Greatest Women's Sport Photos Of All Time

The Women's Game is your home of women's sport - we live, breathe and love it every day. Australia's number one platform for capturing the greatest moments from every game, from every athlete, now brings you the 100 Greatest Women's Sporting Photos Of All Time. 18 Aug 2019
Women's Council reject worries about lobby group double

Women's Council reject worries about lobby group double

FFA Women’s Football Council Chair Ros Moriarty welcomes the new Women In Football association, which was launched today in Sydney.  26 Jun 2019