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Matildas hail Hegerberg's absence

Matildas hail Hegerberg's absence

Elise Kellond-Knight says Ada Hegerberg's absence from the Norwegian national team is a big statement that really matters. 20 Jun 2019
Matildas player report card

Matildas player report card

A report card for each of the Matildas at the end of the group stage as they turn their attention to their first knockout opponent: Norway. 20 Jun 2019
Matildas already focused on Norway clash

Matildas already focused on Norway clash

While the fans were still celebrating the Matildas win the players had already switched their focus to their upcoming challenge - a Round of 16 clash against Norway. 19 Jun 2019
Not enough: Milicic wants more from his Matildas

Not enough: Milicic wants more from his Matildas

Matildas coach Ante Milicic would like to see his side recognise when to up the tempo and when to kill the game as they advance to the last 16 at the World Cup. 19 Jun 2019
Trio's Matildas milestones

Trio's Matildas milestones

Lisa De Vanna, Karly Roestbakken and Aivi Luik all had moments in the sun in the Matildas' 4-1 defeat of Jamaica for different reasons. 19 Jun 2019
Focused on the three points

Focused on the three points

The mathematicians were out in force before the final Group C games kicked off in Grenoble and Valenciennes as the final standings would most likely come down to goal difference. 19 Jun 2019
The world hails Sam Kerr's four-goal haul

The world hails Sam Kerr's four-goal haul

Sam Kerr has been showered with praise after a record bag of four goals against Jamaica at the Women's World Cup. 19 Jun 2019
Sam Kerr's verdict on her Kerr-azy World Cup goalfest

Sam Kerr's verdict on her Kerr-azy World Cup goalfest

Sam Kerr has become the first Australian to score a hat-trick at a World Cup, scoring four against Jamaica to book the Matildas a place in the last 16. 19 Jun 2019
Three things we learnt: Jamaica v Australia

Three things we learnt: Jamaica v Australia

The Matildas are going to Nice after finishing second in the group. 19 Jun 2019
Goalfest in Grenoble: Kerr's four strikes

Goalfest in Grenoble: Kerr's four strikes

A look at Sam Kerr's four goals against Jamaica in Australia's 4-1 defeat of the Reggae Girlz at the Women's World Cup. 19 Jun 2019
Kerr hits Jamaica for four at World Cup

Kerr hits Jamaica for four at World Cup

Sam Kerr has produced one of Australia's most extraordinary solo performances at a World Cup with a four-goal haul to defeat Jamaica. 19 Jun 2019
Watch! Australia smash Jamaica

Watch! Australia smash Jamaica

Check out the video highlights as Captain Fantastic Sam Kerr smashed home four against the Reggae Girlz. 19 Jun 2019
In pics: Sam's Kerr-ific as Matildas smash Jamaica

In pics: Sam's Kerr-ific as Matildas smash Jamaica

The 4-1 scoreline possibly flattered the Aussies who came under serious pressure in the second half against Jamaica, but the star was Sam Kerr, smashing home all four of the Matildas' goals - the first Aussie to score a hat-trick at a World Cup, never mind four in a game. 19 Jun 2019
From underdogs to top dogs

From underdogs to top dogs

For almost 15 years, four-time World Cup veteran Lydia Williams has played an important role in the Matildas evolution from underdogs to top dogs. 18 Jun 2019
Bolt, young girls inspiring Reggae Girlz

Bolt, young girls inspiring Reggae Girlz

Jamaican icon Usain Bolt may have failed in Australian football but his presence could still hurt the Matildas at the World Cup. 18 Jun 2019
Matildas' secret lives: Pizza Hut and Uber

Matildas' secret lives: Pizza Hut and Uber

Only a handful of Australian female footballers make the average wage, leading many to seek second - and sometimes surprising - jobs. 18 Jun 2019
How the Matildas can still go top – or go home

How the Matildas can still go top – or go home

Australia could yet be going home - or qualify on top of their World Cup group - depending on the final day results in Group C on Wednesday (AEST). 18 Jun 2019
Matildas' Fowler cleared for Jamaica clash

Matildas' Fowler cleared for Jamaica clash

Mary Fowler is in line for a World Cup debut for Australia against Jamaica after finally gaining clearance from a hamstring injury. 18 Jun 2019
Jamaica: We don’t fear Australia

Jamaica: We don’t fear Australia

While the Reggae Girlz are yet to claim any points in Group C they are heading into the clash against the Matildas with a strong belief in their ability to win. 18 Jun 2019
Match preview: Jamaica v Australia

Match preview: Jamaica v Australia

It’s matchday three and everything is still to play for in Group C. 18 Jun 2019
Milicic faces Matildas selection puzzle

Milicic faces Matildas selection puzzle

Matildas boss Ante Milicic is torn between beating Jamaica and keeping Australia's squad fresh the World Cup's knockout stages. 17 Jun 2019