2018 Season

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2018 Schedule
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6dStephanie Brantz

Stajcic issues challenge for Matildas hopefuls

Australia boss Alen Stajcic pulled no punches in an exclusive interview with ESPN ahead of the Matildas' two friendlies against Chile this week.

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Matildas have come a long way - De Vanna

Matildas star Lisa De Vanna marvels at the progress Australian women's football has made, as she prepares to face a nation even she hasn't played.

Matildas bid for 2023 Women's World Cup (1:03)
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19dAAP

World Cup places on the line - Polkinghorne

Matildas defender and Brisbane captain Clare Polkinghorne knows this season's W-League will carry extra weight with a World Cup around the corner.

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20dStephanie Brantz

Celebrating 10 years of the W-League

Ahead of the W-League's 10-year anniversary, Leena Khamis, Jeff Hopkins and Alen Stajcic talk to ESPN about Australia's premier women's competition.

Matildas ready for England test (1:30)
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38dAAP

France down Australia with Le Sommer double

An understrength Australia suffered a 2-0 defeat against Women's World Cup hosts France in a friendly in Saint Etienne early on Saturday (AEST).

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40dAAP

Kerr scores W-League marquee status with Perth

Matildas striker Sam Kerr's value to Australian women's soccer has been reflected by her gaining marquee status for the upcoming W-League season.

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76dAAP

Matildas' Raso fractures back in NWSL

Matildas star Hayley Raso could miss a mooted friendly showdown with England after fracturing her back in a National Women's Soccer League game.

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82dAAP

FIFA sounds death knell for Lowy-led FFA

FIFA has endorsed proposed governance reforms for the FFA and urged the four federations who are threatening to block them to change their minds.

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A-League could go independent by 2019

The A-League would be spun off from the FFA and run independently in time for the 2019-20 season under a proposal by a FIFA-backed working group.

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Matildas beat Brazil in Tournament of Nations

The Matildas have reinforced their supremacy over Brazil with a 3-1 win to open the defence of their Tournament of Nations crown with a bang.