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No Sam Kerr for Matildas' Euro tour

No Sam Kerr for Matildas' Euro tour

Superstar Matilda Sam Kerr has been missed out of the 18 player squad for Australia’s upcoming two-match European tour. 25 Sep 2018
Hibs star wanted Oz spot six months ago

Hibs star wanted Oz spot six months ago

Hibs star Martin Boyle first looked into becoming a Socceroo under Bert van Marwijk in the hope of a possible World Cup spot. 25 Sep 2018
Mo Salah edges out Riley McGree's wonder goal

Mo Salah edges out Riley McGree's wonder goal

Riley McGree has missed out on scooping the FIFA Puskas Goal of the Year Award after hot favourites Luka Modric, Mo Salah and Marta took out the main honours. 25 Sep 2018
Fishlock won't line up for City

Fishlock won't line up for City

Jess Fishlock won't be returning to the W-League for the 2018/19 season. 25 Sep 2018
Steve Bruce defends maligned Mile Jedinak

Steve Bruce defends maligned Mile Jedinak

Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce has branded criticism of Mile Jedinak "unfair". 25 Sep 2018
KK joins Seattle Reign

KK joins Seattle Reign

Seattle Reign has announced they've signed Matildas midfielder Elise Kellond-Knight for the 2019 NWSL season. 25 Sep 2018
Kurz slams 'shit NPL pitches' for low recruitment

Kurz slams 'shit NPL pitches' for low recruitment

Adelaide United coach Marco Kurz has labelled the standard of NPL SA pitches as “shit” and says it’s a major reason why the club has failed to recruit many players from the local competition. 24 Sep 2018
Aussie blasted for 'stupid' send-off

Aussie blasted for 'stupid' send-off

Groningen boss Danny Buijs has blasted fringe Socceroo Ajdin Hrustic for his “stupid” send-off in the side’s 3-1 home loss to AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch Eredivisie on Sunday. 24 Sep 2018
Simon's unfinished business at City

Simon's unfinished business at City

Matildas star Kyah Simon has admitted the job's not yet done at three-time W-League Champions Melbourne City – and she's back to find out what happens next for the unstoppable side. 24 Sep 2018
Top three FIFA honour for Socceroo John Moriarty

Top three FIFA honour for Socceroo John Moriarty

The work of Australia's first indigenous Socceroo John Moriarty was honoured by FIFA in London last night with a top three placing in their prestigious Diversity Awards. 24 Sep 2018
City's first wave of signings revealed

City's first wave of signings revealed

Melbourne City have released details of their new-look squad for Season 11 including two new Matildas – with the promise of more signings to come. 24 Sep 2018
Former Sydney FC youngster lands European contract

Former Sydney FC youngster lands European contract

Former Sydney FC striker Bai Antoniou admits his journey to the top flight of European football has been a roller coaster – but he's delighted to have got there in the end. 24 Sep 2018
Old boys head back to their old club

Old boys head back to their old club

Three new Central Coast Mariners signings will be heading back to their old home for a pre-season friendly against Luke Wilshire's Wollongong Wolves next week. 24 Sep 2018
Scott McDonald's farewell swipe

Scott McDonald's farewell swipe

Former Socceroo Scott McDonald has admitted he's hung up his boots for good now – but quit the game with a final spray at some of his old bosses. 24 Sep 2018
NSFA Skellern Cup was back with a bang

NSFA Skellern Cup was back with a bang

Over 500 girls took to the field at North Turramurra Recreation Area last Wednesday and Thursday for the second NSFA Skellern Cup. 24 Sep 2018
Aussies Abroad: Weekend Wrap

Aussies Abroad: Weekend Wrap

Red cards in Italy and Holland, goals in the UK plus Champions League and Europa League action is underway. Here is FTBL's weekly wrap up of our Aussies Abroad. 24 Sep 2018
Seventh heaven as the Junior Matildas cruise past Chinese Taipei

Seventh heaven as the Junior Matildas cruise past Chinese Taipei

The Junior Matildas have finished the first round of AFC Women's U16 qualification with a 7-0 win over Chinese Taipei. 23 Sep 2018
Aussies Abroad: NWSL Final

Aussies Abroad: NWSL Final

Foord and Carpenter Debut in the NWSL Finals; Kerr, Williams & Catley Win End-of-Year Honours 23 Sep 2018
Jets re-sign defensive trio, Adelaide sign NPLW Champion

Jets re-sign defensive trio, Adelaide sign NPLW Champion

The defensive trio of Claire Coelho, Sophie Nenadovic and Claire Wheeler have re-signed with the Jets while Dylan Holmes returns to Adelaide United after two seasons. 23 Sep 2018
Chloe Logarzo: We're potential finalists for the World Cup

Chloe Logarzo: We're potential finalists for the World Cup

Sydney FC and Matildas midfielder Chloe Logarzo is turning up the heat ahead of Australia's pre-Women's World Cup friendlies - and she predicts a coming of age year for the Matildas. 23 Sep 2018
Sheppard: If it's meant to happen, it will!

Sheppard: If it's meant to happen, it will!

Newcastle Jets-bound Kaine Sheppard says good players in the NPL will get their chance if they can only keep their consistency. 23 Sep 2018