tokyo olympics

Matildas' matches called off

Matildas' matches called off

The Matildas have been dealt a blow as they prepare for the Tokyo Olympics with friendlies against world No.1 USA and No.8 Canada cancelled due to coronavirus. 14 Mar 2020
Matildas keep eyes on Olympic prize

Matildas keep eyes on Olympic prize

Australia coach Ante Milicic says his side will not lose focus in Wednesday's Olympic play-off in Vietnam despite a thumping first-leg win. 7 Mar 2020
Aussie high five has Olympics in sight

Aussie high five has Olympics in sight

A five-goal winning margin has Australia closing on a spot at the Tokyo Olympics, although the Matildas were left to rue numerous missed chances. 6 Mar 2020
Wanderers re-sign rising Olyroos star

Wanderers re-sign rising Olyroos star

Western Sydney have re-signed rising Australian football star Tass Mourdoukoutas for the next three A-League seasons. 18 Feb 2020
Olyroos need proper investment: Arnold

Olyroos need proper investment: Arnold

Olyroos coach Graham Arnold has called on Australia's soccer administrators to financially back his young side after they booked their place at the Tokyo Olympics. 26 Jan 2020
Olyroos beat Uzbeks, qualify for Olympics

Olyroos beat Uzbeks, qualify for Olympics

The Olyroos have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics after a 1-0 win over 10-man Uzbekistan in the third-place playoff at the AFC Under-23 championships. 26 Jan 2020
Matildas to take on Canada in friendlies

Matildas to take on Canada in friendlies

The Matildas are set to play three friendlies with Women's World Cup bronze medallists Canada, with one to be a crucial part of preparations for the Tokyo Olympics if Australia qualify. 23 Jan 2020
S.Korea outclass timid Olyroos in AFC semi

S.Korea outclass timid Olyroos in AFC semi

Graham Arnold hopes the Olyroos can move on from their 2-0 AFC U-23 Championship semi-final loss to South Korea and beat Uzbekistan in the third-place playoff. 23 Jan 2020
Former Matildas still disagree on that 'bloody' nude calendar

Former Matildas still disagree on that 'bloody' nude calendar

It is amazing to think back in 1995 the Australian women’s soccer team were dubbed the 'Female Socceroos' or the 'Soccerettes'. 20 Jan 2020
Olyroos beat Syria to near Tokyo

Olyroos beat Syria to near Tokyo

Al Hassan Toure has scored his second goal for the Olyroos as they beat Syria 1-0 to qualify for their first ever semi-final at the AFC U-23 Championship. 19 Jan 2020
Fit-again Simon eyeing Matildas return

Fit-again Simon eyeing Matildas return

Kyah Simon is fit and firing for Melbourne City as she attempts to break back into the Australian national team before the Tokyo Olympics. 4 Dec 2019
Matildas learn Olympic qualifying group

Matildas learn Olympic qualifying group

The Matildas will take on China, Taiwan and Thailand in the first phase of qualification for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. 18 Oct 2019
FFA wants W-League in world's top five

FFA wants W-League in world's top five

The W-League fixture will finally be released this week, with the season to work around the Matildas' qualifying effort for the Tokyo Olympics. 17 Oct 2019
Arzani takes step towards Socceroos return

Arzani takes step towards Socceroos return

Daniel Arzani is one step closer to a Socceroos return and could play a role in Australia's bid to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. 6 Oct 2019
Matildas Abroad: Jacynta's London derby dream

Matildas Abroad: Jacynta's London derby dream

The NWSL season is coming to an end and for some of our Matildas it's time to hit the playoffs. Over in Europe Tameka Yallop was on the scoresheet once again while Jacynta Galabadaarachchi had a day to remember in her first London Derby. 29 Sep 2019
Honda finds A-League not so easy

Honda finds A-League not so easy

Exiting Melbourne Victory star Keisuke Honda says the A-League was "not so easy" as rival clubs put the clamps on him this season. 15 May 2019