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Matildas squad points to pace and power

Matildas squad points to pace and power

With the squad announcement to face Spain and Portugal, Matildas manager Tony Gustavsson has shown that he is unafraid to take risks as he searches for the best team to win the World Cup. It is one of the least experienced international squads of Gustavsson’s tenure. 14 Jun 2022
Mixed Matildas squad announced for Spain and Portugal friendlies

Mixed Matildas squad announced for Spain and Portugal friendlies

Matildas head coach Tony Gustavsson has announced his playing squad for the upcoming June friendlies. 13 Jun 2022
Matildas captain Kerr hailed as players' Player of the Year

Matildas captain Kerr hailed as players' Player of the Year

Matildas captain Sam Kerr has been honoured again for her remarkable English season as the Professional Footballers' Association women's player of the year. 13 Jun 2022
Soccer abuse cases from process originally prompted by Lisa de Vanna claims handed to police

Soccer abuse cases from process originally prompted by Lisa de Vanna claims handed to police

Sport Integrity Australia has handed three cases to police from a complaints process initiated after Matildas stalwart Lisa de Vanna's claims of abuse. 27 May 2022
Matildas' Carpenter out with long-term injury

Matildas' Carpenter out with long-term injury

The Matildas have suffered a blow in the build-up to the 2023 Women's World Cup, with confirmation Ellie Carpenter has ruptured an anterior cruciate ligament. 25 May 2022
Matildas star crowned European Champion

Matildas star crowned European Champion

The Matildas' Ellie Carpenter is a European champion but she was carried off with a potentially serious knee injury, 14 months out from the Women's World Cup. 23 May 2022
Gielnik on the FA WSL, the Matildas and that World Cup trophy

Gielnik on the FA WSL, the Matildas and that World Cup trophy

The Matildas' only Aston Villa player, Emily Gielnik, just finished her first season since returning to the FA Women's Super League. 21 May 2022
'Football in her blood' - A Matildas' rise to the pinnacle of European footy

'Football in her blood' - A Matildas' rise to the pinnacle of European footy

Matildas defender Ellie Carpenter has the world at her feet, and according to her former coach it is only the beginning. 20 May 2022
Matildas to face 'fierce competitor' Portugal next month

Matildas to face 'fierce competitor' Portugal next month

The Matildas have added a friendly with Portugal to follow their clash with Spain in Europe in June as the countdown continues to next year's Women's World Cup. 19 May 2022
Re-live the trailblazing ParaMatildas' World Cup final

Re-live the trailblazing ParaMatildas' World Cup final

The ParaMatildas faced the United States on Wednesday in the inaugural IFCPF Women's World Cup Final. They finished the competition as silver medalists. 19 May 2022
Matildas captain is 'an amazing centre-forward' says Chelsea's Hayes

Matildas captain is 'an amazing centre-forward' says Chelsea's Hayes

Sam Kerr's goals and work-rate has earned her rich praise after another match-winning Women's FA Cup performance for Chelsea by the Matildas captain. 18 May 2022
Kerr finals magic wins Women's FA Cup for Chelsea

Kerr finals magic wins Women's FA Cup for Chelsea

Sam Kerr has struck twice more at Wembley as Chelsea retained the Women's FA Cup with a 3-2 win, despite fellow Matilda Hayley Raso scoring for Man City. 16 May 2022
Matildas to face Spanish stars in friendly

Matildas to face Spanish stars in friendly

The Matildas will face the best player in the world when they take on Ballon d'Or winner Alexia Putellas's Spain in a friendly match in Huelva. 11 May 2022
Four potential Young Matildas we’re hoping to see at the U-20 World Cup

Four potential Young Matildas we’re hoping to see at the U-20 World Cup

The Young Matildas will be back in action for the first time since 2019. In August, Australia will travel to Costa Rica to compete in the Under-20 World Cup. 5 May 2022
Raso strikes as Matildas' forwards click

Raso strikes as Matildas' forwards click

Forward Hayley Raso says the Matildas' front line is continuing to build cohesion after netting three times in a quality win against New Zealand on Tuesday. 13 Apr 2022
Matildas defeat New Zealand after first-half blitz

Matildas defeat New Zealand after first-half blitz

The Matildas have put on a clinical first-half performance in Canberra, coming up with a 3-1 win over New Zealand after more Sam Kerr magic. 13 Apr 2022