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'This place has a special place in my heart' - Socceroo makes emotional return

'This place has a special place in my heart' - Socceroo makes emotional return

Socceroos defender Brad Smith has returned to Seattle Sounders, the American club with whom he won the 2019 MLS Cup. 18 Sep 2020
A-League needs international break: Corica

A-League needs international break: Corica

Sydney FC coach Steve Corica is calling for international breaks in the A-League amid a crammed soccer calendar next year. 13 Aug 2020
Socceroos defender exits relegated EPL club

Socceroos defender exits relegated EPL club

Socceroos defender Brad Smith is on the hunt for a new club after leaving Bournemouth at the end of his contract with the relegated Premier League side. 9 Aug 2020
W-League at crossroads amid Euro exits

W-League at crossroads amid Euro exits

As Matildas flock to Europe, the PFA says the W-League must decide whether it wants to be a development competition or compete with the world's top leagues. 15 Jul 2020
Simon on Matildas exodus: ‘Europe breathes football’

Simon on Matildas exodus: ‘Europe breathes football’

Kyah Simon is the latest Matilda to move to Europe, joining teammate Amy Harrison at Dutch club PSV Eindhoven. 5 Jul 2020
FA vote against Australian bid slammed by FFA

FA vote against Australian bid slammed by FFA

FFA chief executive James Johnson says a decision by the English FA to vote against the trans-Tasman Women's World Cup bid is a sign of disrespect. 26 Jun 2020
WWC 2023 hosting race going down to wire

WWC 2023 hosting race going down to wire

Australia and New Zealand's joint Women's World Cup bid team are pulling out all the stops ahead of the FIFA Council's decision on the 2023 tournament host. 25 Jun 2020
WWC would transform Australian football: van Egmond

WWC would transform Australian football: van Egmond

Ahead of FIFA's decision on the 2023 Women's World Cup, Emily van Egmond says co-hosting the tournament would be huge for Australian football. 22 Jun 2020
Socceroo Zdrilic's Chicago baptism of Fire

Socceroo Zdrilic's Chicago baptism of Fire

Former Socceroo David Zdrilic is prepared for anything after the COVID-19 inspired unorthodox start to his coaching career at Chicago Fire. 22 May 2020
Late Olympics benefits tired Tillies

Late Olympics benefits tired Tillies

Given the Matildas' heavy workload over the past two years, forward Caitlin Foord thinks the decision to postpone the Tokyo Olympics could work in their favour. 15 Apr 2020
Covid could kill Socceroos' Copa spot

Covid could kill Socceroos' Copa spot

Socceroos midfielder Jackson Irvine hopes a coronavirus pandemic-enforced delay won't scupper Australia's chances of playing in the Copa America. 13 Apr 2020
A comprehensive guide to coronavirus' impact on Australian football

A comprehensive guide to coronavirus' impact on Australian football

Australian football at all levels has been brought to a halt by the coronavirus outbreak, putting strain on the FFA and the A-League in particular. 3 Apr 2020
Historic Australian football year 'blown to bits': FFA

Historic Australian football year 'blown to bits': FFA

FFA boss James Johnson is looking to rebuild an international schedule for Australian teams that has been put on hold. 24 Mar 2020
Catley relishes 'dream' W-League triumph

Catley relishes 'dream' W-League triumph

Matildas defender Steph Catley delivered a standout showing in the W-League grand final, capping off a season where she took her game to another level. 22 Mar 2020
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' Foord faces virus quarantine

Matildas' Foord faces virus quarantine

Caitlin Foord will be quarantined for 14 days before returning to Arsenal, while there are concerns over the Matildas' friendlies against the USA and Canada. 12 Mar 2020