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A longer season is the gateway to the future says Matilda great

A longer season is the gateway to the future says Matilda great

Former Matilda legend Heather Garriock has joined the chorus of voices urging Football Australia to extend the length of the W-League season, sighting it as the best way to develop the next generation. 18 Jan 2021
Sydney derby double header - Three things we learned

Sydney derby double header - Three things we learned

A double header derby for a Saturday night and the fans were treated to a pleasant evening out. An entertaining men’s game ended up 1-1 while Sydney FC celebrated club legend Teresa Polias’ 150th W-League game with a 2-0 win over their arch rivals. 17 Jan 2021
Women take prime time lights in Saturday night derby

Women take prime time lights in Saturday night derby

Western Sydney’s clash against bitter rivals Sydney FC this weekend at ANZ Stadium will take on greater significance than a local derby. The ladies game will kick off at 7.30pm on Saturday night in what is shaping up to be a prime time classic. 14 Jan 2021
Bulls are just what the doctor ordered say local residents

Bulls are just what the doctor ordered say local residents

Macarthur FC made their home debut at Campbelltown Stadium yesterday in front of a covid-restricted crowd of just under 5,000 fans, but locals have backed the club for the future. 4 Jan 2021
Three things we learned: Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets

Three things we learned: Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets

Western Sydney Wanderers opened their account with a 2-1 win over Newcastle Jets at the Wanderers Centre of Football today. A double from Rosie Galea saw the Wanderwomen bounce back from their derby defeat midweek. Tara Andrews netted for Newcastle. 3 Jan 2021
'It’s all smoke and mirrors...' - Questions raised over ‘independent’ leagues deal

'It’s all smoke and mirrors...' - Questions raised over ‘independent’ leagues deal

Some clubs are quietly seething over the finer details of the "historic" unbundling deal which finally saw the A-League and W-League split from Football Australia on New Year's Eve. 2 Jan 2021
Finn and Noah's night at Wanderland

Finn and Noah's night at Wanderland

Despite their team losing, two young brothers from western Sydney had a thoroughly enjoyable night at the A-League's inaugural western Sydney derby. While the Western Sydney Wanderers battled local rivals Macarthur FC on the field, off it there was plenty of passion and enthusiasm from the fans, eager to get back in amongst it after a challenging year. 31 Dec 2020
Sydney derby - three things we learned

Sydney derby - three things we learned

Sydney FC comfortably beat Western Sydney 3-0 in the season opener. A brilliant double from Princess Ibini and a strike from Cortnee Vine sent the Sky Blues on their way. The game left a lot to be desired about the state of the 2020/21 W-League season. 31 Dec 2020
'A year like no other...' - Western United give away memberships

'A year like no other...' - Western United give away memberships

Western United are offering football participants from western Victoria a complimentary three game membership to thank them for supporting football during the challenging 2020 domestic season. 26 Dec 2020
Bring on Sydney derby, says W-League stalwart

Bring on Sydney derby, says W-League stalwart

Western Sydney Wanderers assistant coach Catherine Cannuli admits she is chomping at the bit to get the new season started against arch rivals Sydney FC. 23 Dec 2020
Determined Phonsongkham keen for Red & Black action

Determined Phonsongkham keen for Red & Black action

Western Sydney Wanderers’ youngster Susan Phonsongkham is simply looking forward to getting back on the field after a frustrating season. 12 Dec 2020
Bulls fans see red over Bullpen rows

Bulls fans see red over Bullpen rows

Macarthur Bulls fans are in uproar after the new club’s active fan group name “Macarthur Bullpen” was registered by the club’s holding company. 10 Dec 2020
NSW African Cup heats up for knockout stages

NSW African Cup heats up for knockout stages

The business end of the 2020 NSW African Cup kicks off this Saturday with some exciting quarter finals action at the Wanderers Football Centre in Rooty Hill. 24 Nov 2020
The former Socceroos, A-League star pioneering a global solution to one of football’s biggest problems

The former Socceroos, A-League star pioneering a global solution to one of football’s biggest problems

Heading Pro, a specially designed football that is meant to keep players safe when heading the ball, is the brainchild of former Socceroo and current Western Sydney W-League coach Dean Heffernan and close friend Andrew Head, a specialist in the product development of footballs. 8 Nov 2020
'Contracts that enable them to live': The W-League's role is 'developing Matildas'...for now

'Contracts that enable them to live': The W-League's role is 'developing Matildas'...for now

Brisbane Roar coach Jake Goodship admits he is excited the 2020/21 W-League season has finally been confirmed. 29 Oct 2020
Sydney-Melbourne tug of war for Young Matildas prodigy

Sydney-Melbourne tug of war for Young Matildas prodigy

Much mystery surrounds the immediate playing future of rising W-League star Kyra Cooney-Cross. 20 Oct 2020
Meet Alicia: The Matildas legend in 'football's Mecca' still celebrating the 'bloody funny times'

Meet Alicia: The Matildas legend in 'football's Mecca' still celebrating the 'bloody funny times'

Former Matildas star Alicia Ferguson enjoyed a glittering playing career that saw her win five Australian domestic championship titles as well as represent Australia at two World Cups and an Olympic games. 18 Oct 2020
‘Not enough understanding’ of Matildas history, say former stars

‘Not enough understanding’ of Matildas history, say former stars

The time has come for the Matildas of the past to be welcomed back to their Australian footballing family according to two former legends. 14 Oct 2020
USA star lauds football down under

USA star lauds football down under

Reigning Dolan Medalist and W-League Golden Boot joint winner Kristen Hamilton admits she loved her time at the Western Sydney Wanderers and would be open to playing again in Australia. 29 Sep 2020
100 years since the illegal 'brilliant' first women's football match

100 years since the illegal 'brilliant' first women's football match

While there is evidence of women playing organised football in NSW as early as 1909, on 24 September 1921 the first official publicised women's football match in Australia was played at the Gabba between the North Brisbane Reds and the South Brisbane Blues. 16 Sep 2020
30,000 packed fans: First Matildas Olympian remembers 'changing point' 20 years ago

30,000 packed fans: First Matildas Olympian remembers 'changing point' 20 years ago

Matildas legend Alison Forman fondly recalls the Matildas Olympic debut at the Sydney 2000 games. 11 Sep 2020