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Australia faces stiff, growing competition for World Cup

Australia faces stiff, growing competition for World Cup

FIFA has confirmed that Australia is one of 10 confirmed bidders for the 2023 World Cup, spread across five continents. 20 Aug 2019
Matildas Abroad: Raso does it again!

Matildas Abroad: Raso does it again!

Sam Kerr and Hayley Raso were on the scoresheet in the United States while a former Western Sydney Wanderer got her first taste of American College football. 18 Aug 2019
Time running out to crown Kerr and Montemurro 'The Best'

Time running out to crown Kerr and Montemurro 'The Best'

Matildas and Arsenal fans, unite. Kerrians and Montemurrians (is that a thing?) get moving now. There's only one full day left to vote for the Matildas star in FIFA's 'The Best' awards. 18 Aug 2019
Matildas star set to miss NWSL season for surgery

Matildas star set to miss NWSL season for surgery

Matildas and Orlando Pride stalwart Emily van Egmond has been ruled out of the rest of the NWSL season, returning to Australia for surgery on an ankle injury. 17 Aug 2019
Stunning Matildas Moments: Best 3 of the Week

Stunning Matildas Moments: Best 3 of the Week

Aussie footballers are highlight-machines, but sometimes these amazing moments don’t show up on the stat sheet. So, in a new segment, resident football-expert Kristin Shaffer counts down the three best goals, moments and performances each week from Matildas and beyond... 12 Aug 2019
Matildas Abroad: Spiranovic's Champions League setback

Matildas Abroad: Spiranovic's Champions League setback

Our Portland Thorns Matildas title tilt is taking shape with a win over North Carolina and a former W-League player and sister of Socceroo Matt Spiranovic is tackling the best in the UEFA Women's Champions League. 12 Aug 2019
De Vanna signs for Italian giants

De Vanna signs for Italian giants

Fiorentina have boasted some of the greatest names to ever play the game, but they're not going to know what hit them... 9 Aug 2019
The Best 3 Of The Week

The Best 3 Of The Week

Aussie footballers are highlight-machines, but sometimes these amazing moments don’t show up on the stat sheet. So, in a new segment, resident football-expert Kristin Shaffer counts down the three best goals, moments and performances each week. 5 Aug 2019
Matildas Abroad: Kerr & Yallop hit the net!

Matildas Abroad: Kerr & Yallop hit the net!

Sam Kerr notched up her dozen for the NWSL season as her Chicago Red Stars chase the league while Tameka Yallop is keeping her Norwegian side in the hunt for the Toppserien title. 5 Aug 2019
FFA backs 32-team World Cup

FFA backs 32-team World Cup

FFA have thrown their support behind FIFA's decision to expand the 2023 World Cup to 32 teams, reconfirming their eagerness to host the tournament. 1 Aug 2019
Aussies nominated for FIFA The Best awards

Aussies nominated for FIFA The Best awards

Arsenal coach Joe Montemurro and Matildas captain Sam Kerr are among the nominees for FIFA's 2019 The Best awards. 31 Jul 2019
Top FFA exec Highwood quits

Top FFA exec Highwood quits

Emma Highwood, a top Football Federation Australia executive involved in the Alen Stajcic sacking drama, will leave the governing body at the end of next month. 26 Jul 2019
Brilliant Kerr goal seals win for Chicago

Brilliant Kerr goal seals win for Chicago

Sam Kerr has scored a sublime winning goal for Chicago Red Stars in their National Women's Soccer League victory over defending champions North Carolina Courage. 22 Jul 2019
New boss for young talent

New boss for young talent

FORMER Matilda Leah Blayney has been promoted to head coach of both the Young Matildas and Future Matildas program. 17 Jul 2019
Matildas drop in rankings, USA fly high

Matildas drop in rankings, USA fly high

The Matildas have slumped to eighth in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Friday night (AEST). 12 Jul 2019
Gallop quits the FFA

Gallop quits the FFA

Football Federation Australia chief Executive David Gallop has confirmed he will quit the job at the end of the year, ending months of speculation. 11 Jul 2019