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'Words can't describe': W-League star makes football return after cancer battle

'Words can't describe': W-League star makes football return after cancer battle

W-League and Football Fern star Rebekah Stott has made an inspiring return to football following her fight with cancer. 20 Jul 2021
'Outrageous': New Zealand battling NWSL over Olympic 'discrimination'

'Outrageous': New Zealand battling NWSL over Olympic 'discrimination'

Football Ferns get major blow to their Tokyo Olympics preparations as important players held back by their NWSL clubs. 13 Jul 2021
2023 Women's World Cup build-up hits half-way mark

2023 Women's World Cup build-up hits half-way mark

There are currently an equal amount of days separating us from the 2023 Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand as there are separating us from the 2019 Women’s World Cup in France. 28 Jun 2021
Matildas to face Japan before Olympics

Matildas to face Japan before Olympics

The Matildas will face Japan in Kyoto in their final pre-Olympics warm-up match, a week before before their Tokyo Games campaign kicks off. 25 Jun 2021
Four A-League stars make New Zealand's OlyWhites Olympic squad

Four A-League stars make New Zealand's OlyWhites Olympic squad

Four A-League stars from Brisbane Roar, Wellington Phoenix and Central Coast Mariners have been called up for New Zealand's OlyWhites Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games squad. 25 Jun 2021
W-League stars abound as Matildas' first opponents, New Zealand, release Olympic squad

W-League stars abound as Matildas' first opponents, New Zealand, release Olympic squad

The Matildas' first opponents, New Zealand's Football Ferns, have released their roster for the upcoming Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games and its packed with W-League stars. 25 Jun 2021
Olyroos A-League star ditches Socceroos for New Zealand

Olyroos A-League star ditches Socceroos for New Zealand

Brisbane Roar A-League and Olyroos star Joe Champness has reportedly switched his international allegiance from Australia to New Zealand. 14 Jun 2021
Wellington, All Whites keeper leaves A-League for Europe

Wellington, All Whites keeper leaves A-League for Europe

New Zealand national team and Wellington Phoenix A-League goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic has left the club to join Israeli second division side Hapoel Nof HaGalil. 11 Jun 2021
A-League's Phoenix get another huge crowd

A-League's Phoenix get another huge crowd

Wellington Phoenix could beat their own A-League attendance record this weekend when they take on Perth Glory in Auckland. 29 May 2021
'It's been a challenging season' - Phoenix relishing return to NZ

'It's been a challenging season' - Phoenix relishing return to NZ

Wellington Phoenix coach Ufuk Talay says that two home games in New Zealand at the back end of the season could prove vital in their finals tilt. 8 May 2021
'I hope the fans get out in support' - Phoenix to return to NZ in May

'I hope the fans get out in support' - Phoenix to return to NZ in May

After more than 12 months on the road, Wellington Phoenix have confirmed they'll return to New Zealand to play two A-League matches across the Tasman in May. 30 Apr 2021
'Absolutely no qualms ' - NZ return no bother for United coach Rudan

'Absolutely no qualms ' - NZ return no bother for United coach Rudan

Western United coach Mark Rudan says he has no issue with potentially having to play an A-League match against Wellington Phoenix this season in New Zealand. 10 Apr 2021
'Today's news was the best...' - Phoenix eye two games in NZ

'Today's news was the best...' - Phoenix eye two games in NZ

Wellington Phoenix will be based in Wollongong for the rest of the A-League season but hope to play two home games in New Zealand when the travel bubble opens. 6 Apr 2021
Chance gutted after Roar's W-League season ends

Chance gutted after Roar's W-League season ends

Olivia Chance will turn her attentions to New Zealand's upcoming Olympic campaign after Brisbane Roar's W-League season came to a disappointing end. 4 Apr 2021
Sydney to host Women's World Cup final

Sydney to host Women's World Cup final

The final of the 2023 Women's World Cup will be in Sydney, with FIFA announcing nine cities across Australia and New Zealand to host tournament matches. 1 Apr 2021
FIFA to reveal 2023 World Cup cities

FIFA to reveal 2023 World Cup cities

Australian soccer authorities will know on Thursday which cities have been chosen to host matches for the 2023 FIFA women's World Cup. 30 Mar 2021