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Glory star set to shine

Glory star set to shine

For young 16-year-old Leticia McKenna, the last month has been the stuff that dreams are made of. 16 Nov 2018
Young Matildas cruise past Hong Kong

Young Matildas cruise past Hong Kong

The Young Matildas have finished Round One of their AFC U19 Asian Championship qualification with a 3-0 win over Hong Kong. 28 Oct 2018
Watch Young Matildas take on Hong Kong LIVE!

Watch Young Matildas take on Hong Kong LIVE!

The Young Matildas take on Hong Kong tonight in their final round one qualifier match, for the AFC U19 Asian Championships, on their road to the 2020 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup. Watch live from 8.30pm (AEDT) 28 Oct 2018
Young Matildas win over defensive Lebanon

Young Matildas win over defensive Lebanon

The Young Matildas have continued their winning start to the 2019 AFC U-19 Women's Championship qualification with a 2-0 victory over Lebanon. 27 Oct 2018
Young Matildas masterclass on Mongolia

Young Matildas masterclass on Mongolia

A second half masterclass by the Young Matildas, saw the side dominate, carrying out an impressive 18-0 victory over Mongolia in their opening game of the AFC U-19 Women’s Championship Qualifiers. 24 Oct 2018
Van Egmond names Young Matildas squad

Van Egmond names Young Matildas squad

Young Matildas coach Gary van Egmond today named a 23-player squad to travel to Lebanon this week for the first phase of qualifying for the 2019 AFC U19 Women’s Championship. 16 Oct 2018
Thailand come from behind to win third consecutive title

Thailand come from behind to win third consecutive title

Thailand have won their third consecutive AFF Women's Championship title after coming from behind to defeat the Young Matildas 3-2 in the final. 14 Jul 2018
AFF Women's Championship: Who will take the title?

AFF Women's Championship: Who will take the title?

It the first time since 2013, the Young Matildas have made the final of the AFF Women's Championship but they come up against three-time winners and reigning champions Thailand. 13 Jul 2018
ANALYSIS: Young Matildas qualify for final

ANALYSIS: Young Matildas qualify for final

Australia have the chance to exact revenge for their Group A loss to Thailand in the AFF Women’s Championship, after beating Vietnam 4-2 in the semi-final. 12 Jul 2018
Young Matildas to face Vietnam

Young Matildas to face Vietnam

The Young Matildas will face Vietnam in the semi-finals of the AFF Women's Championship tomorrow night. 10 Jul 2018
ANALYSIS: Four minute hat-trick sees off Young Matildas

ANALYSIS: Four minute hat-trick sees off Young Matildas

Four second-half goals, including a four-minute hat-trick by Kanjana Sungngoen, have helped Thailand down the Young Matildas 4-2 in the AFF Women’s Championship. 9 Jul 2018
Young Matildas and Thailand: Who will finish top?

Young Matildas and Thailand: Who will finish top?

It's the clash which will decide who finishes top of Group A at the AFF Women's Championships as the Young Matildas and Thailand face each other tonight. 8 Jul 2018
ANALYSIS: Young Matildas seal semi-finals spot

ANALYSIS: Young Matildas seal semi-finals spot

The Young Matildas have effectively sealed their place in the semi-finals of the AAF Women’s Championship following a 12-0 drubbing over Cambodia. 7 Jul 2018
Young Matildas share the scoring in a nine goal victory

Young Matildas share the scoring in a nine goal victory

It was scorers delight as seven Young Matildas got their name on the score sheet with an emphatic 9-0 victory against Timor-Leste. 5 Jul 2018
Opinion: Why girls and womens development can't be left out of Australia's football debate

Opinion: Why girls and womens development can't be left out of Australia's football debate

As the Socceroos bowed out of the World Cup, it brought up the important discussion of youth development in Australia. 2 Jul 2018
Chidiac hat-trick helps Young Matildas to victory

Chidiac hat-trick helps Young Matildas to victory

A hat-trick from Alex Chidiac has helped the Young Matildas to a 7-0 win over Malaysia in the opening match of the AFF Women's Championship. 1 Jul 2018
One step at a time for Young Matildas

One step at a time for Young Matildas

Young Matildas head coach Leah Blayney has said the teams' target is to win their group when the AFF Women's Championship kicks off later today in Indonesia. 30 Jun 2018
Young Matildas learn AFC U-19 Championship qualifying group

Young Matildas learn AFC U-19 Championship qualifying group

In Kuala Lumpur today, qualifying groups for the 27 teams playing in the AFC U-19 Women’s Championship 2019 Qualifiers were announced. 30 May 2018
Bridging the gap: Taking a dive into the Future Matildas

Bridging the gap: Taking a dive into the Future Matildas

The announcement of the Future Matildas program saw a new elite pathway for Australia's young female footballers and will not only bridge the gap between the NTC and Matildas but will also be used as an integration tool of Young Players into the Matildas Culture. 22 May 2018
Future Matildas program announced

Future Matildas program announced

Up and coming Matildas across Australia will benefit from a new program launched this morning. 14 May 2018
Gallery: Young Matildas vs Thailand U19

Gallery: Young Matildas vs Thailand U19

The Young Matildas claimed a 2-1 victory in a friendly match against Thailand U19. Western Sydney Wanderers forward broke the deadlock before Canberra United's Amy Sayer double the lead. Thailand scored a late goal through Pram-Nak. 17 Mar 2018