Fresh off a maiden international hat-trick, Emily van Egmond came to Australia’s rescue.

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14th Feb. 2020 6:02 AM

The Matildas have lined up three clashes against arch-rivals and world champions the USA, with two of the matches on home...


13th Feb. 2020 7:02 AM

Thirteen goals in two games will mean nothing if the Matildas can’t grab at least one point against China on Thursday in...

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11th Feb. 2020 6:02 AM

Two key contributors have opened up on how various setbacks have built a team that refuses to wilt.


10th Feb. 2020 9:02 AM

With Sam Kerr sitting on the bench for much of the match, the Matildas can be justifiably satisfied with the start to their...

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08th Feb. 2020 12:02 PM

Sam Kerr has returned to full training but insists she won’t jeopardise her fitness or the Matildas’ performance in...

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05th Feb. 2020 1:02 AM

When Alanna Kennedy began her football career she was the only girl in a boys team. Now she’s heading home for one of the...

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02nd Feb. 2020 2:02 PM

The coronavirus epidemic has forced the Matildas’ Olympic qualifiers to again be rescheduled but there is one potential...

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02nd Feb. 2020 2:02 PM

The Olympic women’s football qualifiers have been pushed back three days to allow the Chinese team extra time to...

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31st Jan. 2020 10:01 AM

With the Chinese team in isolation in a Brisbane hotel, there is renewed doubt the rescheduled Olympic women’s football...

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30th Jan. 2020 11:01 AM

With Wuhan in lockdown, China look likely to be deprived of at least two key players for the hastily rescheduled women’s...

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29th Jan. 2020 4:01 PM

The Matildas’ upcoming Tokyo Olympics qualifiers will be moved to a safer location, 500km to the west, as the original...

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23rd Jan. 2020 9:01 AM

Concern is growing over the spread of a deadly virus centred on the Chinese city where the Matildas are due to kick off...

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21st Jan. 2020 10:01 AM

Seven weeks on from announcing a lucrative $2 million-plus contract, Sam Kerr will be thrown into the fray this weekend...

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04th Jan. 2020 2:01 PM

The wait is over. Matildas superstar Sam Kerr has hit the ground running as she presses for her much-anticipated debut for...

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31st Dec. 2019 10:12 AM

Reds and City takes centre stage in what was another big year in the world of football. Check out our Top 10 highlights...

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30th Dec. 2019 7:12 AM

A major inquiry following the sacking of Alen Stajcic did not interview the former Matildas coach, allegedly on the advice...

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19th Dec. 2019 5:12 PM

Six months ago Katrina Gorry was part of the Matildas World Cup squad.

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13th Dec. 2019 7:12 AM

Sam Kerr has finally arrived in Bali after being knocked back from a Jetstar flight because her passport was deemed...

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28th Nov. 2019 10:11 AM

Australian sporting megastar Sam Kerr has ripped into budget airline Jetstar after a damaged passport prevented her from...

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27th Nov. 2019 4:11 PM

Nike promotes Sam Kerr as a global soccer superstar but is she being paid like one?

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16th Nov. 2019 8:11 PM

Sam Kerr is set to take her game to even greater heights after the Matildas superstar signed one of the richest deals in...

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14th Nov. 2019 8:11 AM

Coach Ante Milicic made four changes to the side that beat Chile on Saturday but the Matildas still dominated in their 1-0...

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12th Nov. 2019 9:11 PM

Ante Milicic doesn’t want a repeat of the nervy win over Chile on Saturday as the Matildas look to finish the two-game...

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12th Nov. 2019 10:11 AM

Four Socceroos heavyweights helped drive the landmark equal pay deal that will see the male and female senior national...

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11th Nov. 2019 12:11 PM

Despite securing a 2-1 win in Saturday’s international friendly against Chile in Sydney, Matildas star Sam Kerr says the...

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10th Nov. 2019 4:11 PM

The Matildas have claimed another win, led once again by our inspirational captain on one of the biggest ever days for...

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10th Nov. 2019 7:11 AM

Captain Sam Kerr was again the star for the Matildas as they overcame Chile in front of a big crowd in Sydney.

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09th Nov. 2019 4:11 PM

The Matildas see the two-match series against Chile, starting on Saturday, as important for testing defensive depth in the...


07th Nov. 2019 7:11 AM

As debate rages around news the Australian women’s football team will earn the same as their male counterparts, Matildas...

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05th Nov. 2019 2:11 PM

The Matildas and Socceroos are set for a huge world-first deal, with both senior teams to get equal pay and share a 50/50...

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05th Nov. 2019 5:11 AM

Matildas coach Ante Milicic has named his squad for upcoming matches against Chile and Brisbane Roar stars feature...

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29th Oct. 2019 6:10 PM

Injury already ruined Kyah Simon’s World Cup dreams, now the veteran striker is in danger of missing the Matildas Olympic...

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25th Oct. 2019 5:10 AM

She’s one of football’s brightest young stars and Jacynta Galabadaarachchi is set to realise her dream at West Ham after...

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22nd July 2019 4:07 PM

Sam Kerr would have been sick after a penalty miss that ended Australia’s World Cup, but what she did next revealed her...

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23rd June 2019 4:06 PM

A heartbreaking penalty shootout, a farcical red card, bizarre VAR decisions and the end of a campaign. The Matildas have...

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23rd June 2019 9:06 AM

The Matildas’ World Cup campaign was brought to an end with football fans blowing up at the video assistant referee over...

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23rd June 2019 8:06 AM

It's over. The Matildas World Cup has come to a brutal end in a penalty shootout after some farcical referee and VAR calls.

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23rd June 2019 8:06 AM

Now the Matildas are in the World Cup knockout stage anything can happen. Paul Johnston explores their chances of...

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21st June 2019 11:06 AM

The Matildas have come through three gruelling Women’s World Cup clashes and must now face a well-rested Norwegian team in...

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20th June 2019 1:06 PM

Sam Kerr scored four goals against Jamaica to lift the Matildas to second spot in Group C in an incredible boost to our...

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19th June 2019 7:06 AM

Matildas coach Ante Milicic has warned his players to correct the team’s lingering defensive fallibilities ahead of a...

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18th June 2019 12:06 PM

Khadija ‘Bunny’ Shaw lost three of her seven brothers to gang-related gun violence and a fourth in a car accident.

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18th June 2019 10:06 AM

Judging by their two results thus far, Jamaica shouldn’t provide too many headaches for the Matildas. But Ante Milicic’s...

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17th June 2019 9:06 AM

The race for the Women’s World Cup golden boot is already heating up but Sam Kerr would trade personal accolades for team...

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16th June 2019 8:06 PM

Matildas captain Sam Kerr didn’t mince her words after a dramatic comeback win but she was also embroiled in...

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14th June 2019 9:06 AM

Skipper Sam Kerr had a defiant message for the haters as the Matildas bounced back from two goals down to upstage Brazil...

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14th June 2019 4:06 AM

Attack and defence, nothing is out of bounds for Matildas coach Ante Milicic as he looks to get Australia’s World Cup...

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13th June 2019 2:06 PM

The Matildas struggled to adapt to Ante Milicic’s tactics in their World Cup opener but the coach says he won’t be changing...

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13th June 2019 11:06 AM