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Barbieri on NPLW: You’re not exactly allowed to pay players

Barbieri on NPLW: You’re not exactly allowed to pay players

Melissa Barbieri sees a big gap between NPLW VIC and the W-League after being appointed Heidelberg United head coach late last year. 27 Jun 2017
Simon: Matildas' success will boost World Cup bid

Simon: Matildas' success will boost World Cup bid

Matildas star Kyah Simon says being successful at major tournaments is even more important now that Australia is bidding to host the 2023 Women's World Cup. 26 Jun 2017
Matildas edge up world rankings

Matildas edge up world rankings

The Matildas have moved up one spot in the latest FIFA Women's World Rankings released on Friday (AEST). 23 Jun 2017
Simon: Young Indigenous stars can go all the way

Simon: Young Indigenous stars can go all the way

Matildas' Indigenous striker Kyah Simon says the next generation of Aboriginal footballers should reach for the top and pointed to rising stars Shaydene Evans and Jada Whyman. 19 Jun 2017
FFA signs media rights deal

FFA signs media rights deal

Football Federation Australia (FFA) has signed an international media rights deal with IMG. 19 Jun 2017
Usual suspects dump on World Cup bid

Usual suspects dump on World Cup bid

There was a smell of desperation in some of our National Papers today… 15 Jun 2017
Simon: Why home World Cup would be unbelievable

Simon: Why home World Cup would be unbelievable

Matildas striker Kyah Simon says she never believed Australia hosting the Women’s World Cup would be possible and believes it'd do wonders for the code domestically. 15 Jun 2017
Australia bid to host Women's World Cup

Australia bid to host Women's World Cup

Football Federation Australia (FFA) and the federal government have confirmed they will bid to host the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup. 13 Jun 2017
Matilda in German Cup triumph

Matilda in German Cup triumph

Matilda, Emily Van Egmond, has capped a fabulous week by winning the German Cup final overnight with her club VfL Wolfsburg. 29 May 2017
Inside the mind of an aspiring Matilda

Inside the mind of an aspiring Matilda

A week before her trip to the UK to represent Australia in the Under-14’s national futsal side, Joshua Mayne sat down with Daniella Batten to discuss her aspirations, experiences and thoughts on the game in Australia… 10 May 2017
Dodd loses FIFA spot

Dodd loses FIFA spot

Integrity in football campaigner Moya Dodd has lost her place on FIFA. 8 May 2017
FFA: TV rights report isn't accurate

FFA: TV rights report isn't accurate

Football Federation Australia (FFA) says a report claiming it has failed in negotiations with the three commercial free-to-air television networks on A-League and Socceroos rights is inaccurate. 20 Apr 2017
South Melbourne signs Matildas star De Vanna

South Melbourne signs Matildas star De Vanna

Matildas Captain Lisa De Vanna has signed for A-League aspirants South Melbourne signifying the former NSL powerhouse’s intent to gain a W-League licence. 8 Apr 2017
Simon joins Norwegian club

Simon joins Norwegian club

Gema Simon has joined Matildas team-mate Chloe Logarzo in signing with Norwegian top flight outfit Avaldsnes. 30 Mar 2017
Cahill kicks off National Indigenous Football Week

Cahill kicks off National Indigenous Football Week

Socceroo Tim Cahill has helped launch National Indigenous Football Week 2017 at North Sydney Oval. 27 Mar 2017
Young Talent Time – The best young players in the world...

Young Talent Time – The best young players in the world...

Who are the best young stars in the world right now? We meet them in the new issue of FourFourTwo, on sale today,...and one of them is Australian. 13 Mar 2017
Penalty pain for Matildas

Penalty pain for Matildas

Samantha Kerr and Clare Polkinghorne missed spotkicks as the Matildas lost the third place final at the Algarve Cup to Denmark in a penalty shootout on Thursday morning (AEDT) in Portugal. 9 Mar 2017
Matildas top group but play for third

Matildas top group but play for third

The Matildas face Denmark tonight in the third place play-off of the Algarve Cup despite beating China 2-1 to round out the group stage in top spot. 8 Mar 2017
Matildas down Dutch in five-goal thriller

Matildas down Dutch in five-goal thriller

The Westfield Matildas have claimed a pulsating 3-2 win against the Netherlands in their second match at the Algarve Cup in Portugal overnight. 4 Mar 2017
W-League coach: We can't stagnate

W-League coach: We can't stagnate

Newcastle Jets W-League coach Craig Deans wants a sense of urgency and proactive mentality in bringing women’s football back to No.1 position in the women's sporting pecking order. 3 Mar 2017
Van Egmond: Wolfsburg among world's best

Van Egmond: Wolfsburg among world's best

Matildas midfielder Emily van Egmond labels her club side VfL Wolfsburg as one of the best clubs in the world in developing female players. 2 Mar 2017