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Kyah Simon on her seven years of injury hell

Kyah Simon on her seven years of injury hell

Heartbroken Kyah Simon has opened up about the agony of missing out on the France 2019 World Cup as her seven year battle with injuries takes its toll. 27 May 2019
Injury forces Simon out of Matildas camp

Injury forces Simon out of Matildas camp

Veteran striker Kyah Simon was on World Cup standby but will now leave the Matildas camp after a hamstring injury recurrence. 26 May 2019
Milicic: I am sick of being an underdog...

Milicic: I am sick of being an underdog...

Matildas coach Ante Milicic has played down expectations of Australia winning next month's Women's World Cup – but insisted: " I am sick of being an underdog." 24 May 2019
Arnie fast tracks Scottish Socceroo Harry

Arnie fast tracks Scottish Socceroo Harry

Socceroos coach Graham Arnold has hailed the talents of towering 20 year old defender Harry Souttar as he fast tracks him into the senior squad. 23 May 2019
Axed Milligan rules out A-League return

Axed Milligan rules out A-League return

Socceroo Mark Milligan intends to try to stay overseas despite his shock axing by Hibs at the end of the season. 23 May 2019
Arnie: World Cup qualifying is going to be difficult...

Arnie: World Cup qualifying is going to be difficult...

Socceroos head coach Graham Arnold has admitted the decision to keep the Qatar 2022 to just 32 nations instead of the proposed 48 means Australia's task won't be easy. 23 May 2019
Sky Blue Wiggle gets Socceroos call up

Sky Blue Wiggle gets Socceroos call up

Sydney’s Wiggles-jiggling penalty shootout hero goalkeeper Andrew Redmayne is one of six new faces in Graham Arnold’s experimental squad for next month’s friendly with Korea. 23 May 2019
Williams: Experience vital for World Cup

Williams: Experience vital for World Cup

Australia goalkeeper and World Cup veteran Lydia Williams says the Matildas' combination of youth and experience will be crucial for their campaign in France. 23 May 2019
Surf's up for Luik's Matildas mates

Surf's up for Luik's Matildas mates

Aivi Luik, Elise Kellond-Knight, Laura Alleway and Tameka Butt are surfing buddies - and now World Cup teammates. 22 May 2019
Fitness worries for Milicic's Matildas

Fitness worries for Milicic's Matildas

Matildas coach Ante Milicic is faced with the tricky task of managing many different levels of fitness among his players in their pre-World Cup training camp. 22 May 2019
World Cup Matildas free on SBS

World Cup Matildas free on SBS

SBS have confirmed they will be broadcasting all the Matildas' matches at France 2019 Women's World Cup next month, plus the key knockout matches too. 22 May 2019
Hibs boss lifts lid on Milligan exit

Hibs boss lifts lid on Milligan exit

Hibernian manager Paul Heckingbottom has opened up about the surprise decision to release Socceroo midfielder Mark Milligan. 22 May 2019
Watch! Sam Kerr fronts Australia's 2023 World Cup bid

Watch! Sam Kerr fronts Australia's 2023 World Cup bid

Matildas hero Sam Kerr is the face of the new campaign video for Australia's bid to host the 2023 Women's World Cup - check it out now. 21 May 2019
Millions needed for Women's World Cup bid

Millions needed for Women's World Cup bid

FFA chief executive David Gallop says bidding for the 2023 Women's World Cup is a worthwhile investment even if it will require substantial government funding. 21 May 2019
Fowler: I never predicted going to the World Cup

Fowler: I never predicted going to the World Cup

Mary Fowler has always had talent but even she concedes she might be ahead of schedule after making the Matildas' squad for next month's World Cup. 21 May 2019
Aussies Abroad Weekend Wrap: Mabil, Jones, Vuka win silverware

Aussies Abroad Weekend Wrap: Mabil, Jones, Vuka win silverware

It was jubilation for our Aussies abroad with Awer Mabil winning the Danish Cup, Danny Vukovic conquering Belgium and Brad Jones in control in Saudi Arabia. 20 May 2019
Milligan exits Hibs

Milligan exits Hibs

Socceroos veteran Mark Milligan has exited Scottish Premiership side Hibs after just one season, the club confirmed this morning. 20 May 2019
No Bull - Ante is Macarthur's new boss

No Bull - Ante is Macarthur's new boss

One of the worst-kept secrets in Australian football was finally confirmed today with A-League new boys Macarthur FC unveiling Matildas boss Ante Milicic as their first head coach. 15 May 2019
Garriock: The surprises in the Matildas squad

Garriock: The surprises in the Matildas squad

As the dust settles on the announcement of the Matildas World Cup squad, Canberra United coach Heather Garriock lent her expertise to discuss her thoughts on the selections. 15 May 2019
Third times the charm for Gielnik

Third times the charm for Gielnik

After narrowly missing out on the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup and 2016 Rio Olympics, forward Emily Gielnik is on the plane to France. 14 May 2019
Prodigiously talented Socceroo staring down the barrel

Prodigiously talented Socceroo staring down the barrel

Alex Gersbach and Luke Wilkshire never played together. 14 May 2019