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'Change thinking and improve game sense,' encourages Matildas legend

'Change thinking and improve game sense,' encourages Matildas legend

Matildas legend Joey Peters has encouraged Australian coaches to improve the ‘game sense’ in women’s football. 15 Apr 2021
No Dutch treat as Matildas outplayed again

No Dutch treat as Matildas outplayed again

The Matildas have shipped five goals for the second time in four days as Sam Kerr's side were hammered 5-0 by a rampant Netherlands outfit in Nijmegen. 14 Apr 2021
'I don't think we were very good...' - Matildas hammered on return

'I don't think we were very good...' - Matildas hammered on return

Australia's Matildas suffered a "reality check" on their return to international football, being outclassed 5-2 by Olympic champions Germany in Wiesbaden. 11 Apr 2021
'The girls are just so excited ' - Germany a huge Olympic test

'The girls are just so excited ' - Germany a huge Olympic test

Experienced Matildas midfielder Emily van Egmond believes the friendly against Olympic champions Germany will be a crucial test before July's Games in Tokyo. 10 Apr 2021
'So far, it's really good' - Matildas enjoying life under new coach

'So far, it's really good' - Matildas enjoying life under new coach

Matildas stars Hayley Raso and Caitlin Foord agree their first experience working under new coach Tony Gustavsson has been an encouraging one. 9 Apr 2021
Day 4 Gallery: Matildas in training

Day 4 Gallery: Matildas in training

The Matildas were back gelling together once more on the training ground on a chilly Dutch morning ahead of next week's friendly clashes with Germany and the Netherlands. Check out the pics above... 9 Apr 2021
'We've been spending days in training to see how we'll fill that position...'

'We've been spending days in training to see how we'll fill that position...'

The Matildas will be without their two star backs Steph Catley and Ellie Carpenter when they take on world No.2 Germany and world No.4 the Netherlands. 9 Apr 2021
Two ruled out as Matildas embrace underdog status: Kerr

Two ruled out as Matildas embrace underdog status: Kerr

The Matildas haven't played a match in more than a year, but that drought will end when they take on world No.2 Germany on enemy territory. 7 Apr 2021
Pic Special: Matildas back on the paddock at last!

Pic Special: Matildas back on the paddock at last!

The OS-based Matildas are back in training again ahead of their friendly clashes with Germany and Netherlands - and were they happy to be back together in camps again after 12 long months! 7 Apr 2021
The Maestro makes long awaited Matilda return

The Maestro makes long awaited Matilda return

W-League legend and current Bristol City midfielder Ella Mastrantonio has earned a long awaited recall back to the Matildas squad, 13 years after her last international cap for Australia. 6 Apr 2021
'The start of our road to the World Cup' - Gustavsson names Matildas

'The start of our road to the World Cup' - Gustavsson names Matildas

Tony Gustavsson has named his first Matildas squad, including four debutants in his 23-player squad to tackle Germany and the Netherlands later this month. 3 Apr 2021
'Their quality will challenge us' - Matildas add Dutch to Tokyo build-up

'Their quality will challenge us' - Matildas add Dutch to Tokyo build-up

Three days after they return to action in a blockbuster clash with Germany, the Matildas will back up against the Netherlands. 25 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
'There will be some revenge' - Kerr, Carpenter on WCL collision course

'There will be some revenge' - Kerr, Carpenter on WCL collision course

Sam Kerr's Chelsea and Ellie Carpenter's Lyon have been kept apart in the Champions League draw, raising the prospect that the Matildas could meet in the final. 13 Mar 2021
Kerr, Carpenter into Champions League quarters

Kerr, Carpenter into Champions League quarters

Top Australian internationals Sam Kerr and Ellie Carpenter are celebrating after helping Chelsea and Lyon reach the Champions League quarter-finals. 11 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