football australia

Sydney to host two blockbuster Matildas matches in October

Sydney to host two blockbuster Matildas matches in October

Sydney will play host to a two-match Matildas series against Brazil in October after Football Australia's biosecurity plan was given the tick of approval. 26 Sep 2021
FA boss expects Socceroos to play in Sydney in front of vaccinated crowds

FA boss expects Socceroos to play in Sydney in front of vaccinated crowds

Football Australia chief James Johnson expects the Socceroos to stride out on home soil for the first home time in nearly two years, with the looming visits of Oman and Saudi Arabia set to be sanctioned by government. 7 Sep 2021
Socceroos ‘want to play in front of their family and friends’

Socceroos ‘want to play in front of their family and friends’

Socceroos coach Graham Arnold says his team would love a planned proposal to host World Cup qualifiers in Australia in 2021 to come to fruition. 6 Sep 2021
FFA Cup to reboot in mid-September

FFA Cup to reboot in mid-September

The 2021 FFA Cup's final rounds will start next month following the easing of COVID restrictions in Queensland and the Northern Territory. 27 Aug 2021
FA still want Socceroos at home in 2021

FA still want Socceroos at home in 2021

Football Australia remain hopeful of holding home World Cup qualifiers for the Socceroos in 2021 despite being forced to play China at a neutral venue. 27 Aug 2021
FA launch program to find 30,000 new female coaches and players

FA launch program to find 30,000 new female coaches and players

Football Australia has launched a new initiative to increase the number of women in coaching after Australian numbers have remained stagnant in recent decades. 25 Aug 2021
Socceroos, Matildas appoint US former NBA, MLB coach as Performance Director

Socceroos, Matildas appoint US former NBA, MLB coach as Performance Director

Football Australia have appointed storied American coach Paddy Steinfort as Socceroos and Matildas performance director. 23 Jun 2021
Didulica named new Victory football boss

Didulica named new Victory football boss

Former PFA chief executive John Didulica has been named Melbourne Victory director of football as the A-League club attempts to turn its fortunes around. 16 Jun 2021
A-League, NPL to align fixtures for second division by 2022

A-League, NPL to align fixtures for second division by 2022

Football Australia is willing to overrule the wishes of new A-League, W-League broadcaster Channel 10 to align the competitions with the National Premier Leagues. 27 May 2021
Report: Amazon favourite for Socceroos, Matildas broadcast deal

Report: Amazon favourite for Socceroos, Matildas broadcast deal

Amazon Prime and SBS are favourites to secure Socceroos and Matildas broadcast rights, according to a new report. 26 May 2021
Traore ban decision on hold after hearing

Traore ban decision on hold after hearing

Melbourne Victory defender Adama Traore will have to wait to discover what A-League ban he faces with an independent disciplinary hearing reserving its verdict. 29 Apr 2021
'It's exciting, isn't it?' - FA talks on Manchester United links to Mariners

'It's exciting, isn't it?' - FA talks on Manchester United links to Mariners

Football Australia are understood to have already been involved in talks over the possible take over of Central Coast Mariners by Manchester United. 13 Apr 2021
FIFA to reveal 2023 World Cup cities

FIFA to reveal 2023 World Cup cities

Australian soccer authorities will know on Thursday which cities have been chosen to host matches for the 2023 FIFA women's World Cup. 30 Mar 2021
Matildas secure blockbuster Germany clash

Matildas secure blockbuster Germany clash

The Matildas will be back in action for the first time in more than a year when they take on world No.2 Germany in a key friendly ahead of the Tokyo Olympics. 25 Mar 2021
'We're going to need $16.5 million' - Matildas eye bumper investment

'We're going to need $16.5 million' - Matildas eye bumper investment

Football Australia is chasing a bumper government funding plan to help the Matildas now and also secure a long-term legacy from the 2023 Women's World Cup. 21 Feb 2021
Former Socceroos coach Frank Arok dies

Former Socceroos coach Frank Arok dies

Australian football is in mourning following the death of former Socceroos coach Frank Arok, aged 88. 12 Jan 2021