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Matildas partner with Football Star Academy

Matildas partner with Football Star Academy

Football Star Academy has partnered with the PFA in providing W-League players and Matildas with additional work in coaching the next female football star. 16 Jan 2018
Time's Up! Why women need a voice on FFA Congress

Time's Up! Why women need a voice on FFA Congress

One of the pioneers of Australian football, Heather Reid AM, is concerned about the lack of female voices at FFA’s Congress and says women need to be involved in all aspects of the decision-making process. 11 Jan 2018
Top 10 Australian football moments in 2017

Top 10 Australian football moments in 2017

With 2017 now over and the New Year upon us, FourFourTwo’s Ben Somerford reflects on the top 10 moments in Australian football across the calendar year. 2 Jan 2018
Sam Kerr linked with European powerhouse PSG

Sam Kerr linked with European powerhouse PSG

Australian football superstar Sam Kerr is on the brink of a dream move to European giants PSG. 30 Dec 2017
Perieas and Sakalis: Melbourne City’s Wunderkinds

Perieas and Sakalis: Melbourne City’s Wunderkinds

In Dylan Pierias and Sofia Sakalis, Melbourne City have two of Australia’s best young prospects. 21 Dec 2017
The State of the Game

The State of the Game

Not so long ago, football in Australia was riding a wave. The A-League was going from strength to strength, the country was in love with the FFA Cup, expansion had been promised and the Socceroos were brushing aside the cannon-fodder of Asia. 20 Dec 2017
Kerr named in world team of the year

Kerr named in world team of the year

Matildas striker Samantha Kerr has gained selection in a women's world team of the year. 18 Dec 2017
Matildas rocket to all-time high in world rankings

Matildas rocket to all-time high in world rankings

The Matildas have rocketed to an all-time high of fourth in the FIFA Women's World Rankings following a string of eye-catching wins. 16 Dec 2017
Kerr and Matildas win popular choice awards

Kerr and Matildas win popular choice awards

Matildas superstar striker Sam Kerr has been named ABC Sports Personality of the Year, voted on by the Australian public. 12 Dec 2017
Alen Stajcic named Coach of the Year

Alen Stajcic named Coach of the Year

The Matildas master technician, Alen Stajcic, has been named Coach of the Year at the prestigious 2017 AIS Sport Performance Awards. 12 Dec 2017
Matildas draw reigning Asian Cup champions Japan

Matildas draw reigning Asian Cup champions Japan

The Matildas will enter the 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup red-hot favourites, but will have their work cut out for them to secure a top-two group-stage finish after drawing reigning champions Japan and the always-dangerous Korea Republic. 10 Dec 2017
Matildas v Asia: Cup draw preview of all eight nations

Matildas v Asia: Cup draw preview of all eight nations

The final draw for the AFC Women's Asian Cup takes place tomorrow, with Australia red-hot favourites to lift the trophy for a second time. 9 Dec 2017
Why Australian women’s youth is behind Asia

Why Australian women’s youth is behind Asia

Former Young Matildas coach Ante Juric says Australia needs to produce a bigger pool of players at a young level after failing to qualify for youth World Cups in over a decade. 7 Dec 2017
Why the Matildas must learn from the Socceroos' Golden Generation

Why the Matildas must learn from the Socceroos' Golden Generation

Former Matildas vice-captain Joey Peters believes the Australian squad needs a good succession plan instead of being touted as the golden generation. 4 Dec 2017
Key takeaways from W-League Season 10... so far

Key takeaways from W-League Season 10... so far

Halfway through W-League Season 10, and pushing 70 goals scored, it’s already clear there are some key takeaways. 4 Dec 2017
PFA: Don't let crisis jeopardise Roos, Matildas

PFA: Don't let crisis jeopardise Roos, Matildas

PFA CEO John Didulica is imploring leaders of Australian football to refrain from doing anything that “prejudices” the recent feats of the Socceroos and Matildas in the wake of the current FFA crisis. 1 Dec 2017
Kerr wins top AFC gong

Kerr wins top AFC gong

Matildas superstar Samantha Kerr has been crowned the AFC Women's Player of the Year at Wednesday's Annual Awards in Bangkok. 29 Nov 2017
How the W-League can score Matildas success

How the W-League can score Matildas success

Football Federation Australia general manager of women's football Sarah Walsh says the W-League can ride the wave of the Matildas' recent success. 27 Nov 2017
Sam Kerr: It sucks this wasn't a World Cup year!

Sam Kerr: It sucks this wasn't a World Cup year!

Sam Kerr says consistency is the key for the Matildas in the lead-up to the 2018 Asian Cup in Jordan and the 2019 World Cup in France. 27 Nov 2017
Matildas boss: The scoreline was flattering

Matildas boss: The scoreline was flattering

Matildas coach Alen Stajcic says they could have played better in their 5-1 thrashing over China in Geelong on Sunday. 26 Nov 2017
Player ratings: Matildas v China

Player ratings: Matildas v China

The Matildas have recorded back-to-back comprehensive wins over China after a 5-1 win over Geelong capped off a big week for the national team in Victoria. 26 Nov 2017