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Phoenix eye return to A-League 'normality'

Phoenix eye return to A-League 'normality'

After being knocked out of the A-League Men finals, Wellington Phoenix are excited to finally be based back in New Zealand next season. 19 May 2022
Matildas to meet on opposite sides of FA Cup final

Matildas to meet on opposite sides of FA Cup final

Alanna Kennedy knows all about Sam Kerr and trusts that knowledge will enable her to stop the Matildas captain from scoring in Sunday's Women's FA Cup final. 15 May 2022
Second best Phoenix nick A-League Wanderers win

Second best Phoenix nick A-League Wanderers win

All Whites striker Ben Waine scored the game's only goal as Wellington Phoenix edged Western Sydney at Eden Park on Sunday. 24 Apr 2022
Ball playing through pain for A-League's Phoenix

Ball playing through pain for A-League's Phoenix

After three COVID-19 cursed A-League years for the Wellington Phoenix, key attacker David Ball says he wants to settle longer term in New Zealand with his family. 23 Apr 2022
Bumper homecoming awaits for A-League's Phoenix

Bumper homecoming awaits for A-League's Phoenix

Wellington Phoenix will again hear the roar of home fans when they play their first match in 300 days at Sky Stadium. 17 Apr 2022
Nix beat Glory, up to fifth on A-League ladder

Nix beat Glory, up to fifth on A-League ladder

Wellington have moved up to fifth on the A-League Men ladder with a goal to Mexican Gael Sandoval giving them a 1-0 win over last-placed Perth in Sydney. 14 Apr 2022
Raso strikes as Matildas' forwards click

Raso strikes as Matildas' forwards click

Forward Hayley Raso says the Matildas' front line is continuing to build cohesion after netting three times in a quality win against New Zealand on Tuesday. 13 Apr 2022
Matildas defeat New Zealand after first-half blitz

Matildas defeat New Zealand after first-half blitz

The Matildas have put on a clinical first-half performance in Canberra, coming up with a 3-1 win over New Zealand after more Sam Kerr magic. 13 Apr 2022
Matildas leave it late to defeat Ferns

Matildas leave it late to defeat Ferns

Emily van Egmond and Sam Kerr scored late goals to pull Australia out of the fire in a come-from-behind international friendly win over New Zealand. 8 Apr 2022
Matildas search for consistency before home World Cup

Matildas search for consistency before home World Cup

With international windows few and far between and a World Cup just a year away, Matildas coach Tony Gustavsson is searching for more consistency from his side. 8 Apr 2022
American move caps Matilda Chidiac's big month

American move caps Matilda Chidiac's big month

Matildas midfielder Alex Chidiac has capped a big few weeks by sealing a move to NWSL club Racing Louisville for the 2022 season. 6 Apr 2022
Fighting Matildas will bounce back: Raso

Fighting Matildas will bounce back: Raso

Hayley Raso is backing the Matildas' fighting spirit to show as they look to rebound from their Asian Cup disappointment when they take on New Zealand. 6 Apr 2022
Chidiac replaces Cooney-Cross in Matildas

Chidiac replaces Cooney-Cross in Matildas

A-League Women star Alex Chidiac has been called up to the Matildas squad after Melbourne Victory teammate Kyra Cooney-Cross withdrew for medical reasons. 31 Mar 2022
Go overseas, Matildas boss tells ALW stars

Go overseas, Matildas boss tells ALW stars

Matildas coach Tony Gustavsson has told any aspiring national team players they would best be served to win a call-up by playing football overseas. 29 Mar 2022
Sydney FC star Green opts for New Zealand switch

Sydney FC star Green opts for New Zealand switch

Sydney FC defender Ally Green will switch her international allegiance to New Zealand after this weekend's A-League Women grand final. 26 Mar 2022
Sermanni named WSW women's football boss

Sermanni named WSW women's football boss

Western Sydney Wanderers will look to strengthen their A-League Women program under newly appointed head of women's football Tom Sermanni. 25 Mar 2022
Phoenix defender can't wait for NZ move

Phoenix defender can't wait for NZ move

He's been a Wellington Phoenix player since January but with a long-term deal now under his belt, Scott Wootton can't wait to actually set foot in New Zealand. 24 Mar 2022
Phoenix to return to NZ in ALM season

Phoenix to return to NZ in ALM season

Wellington Phoenix are planning to return home to play A-League Men's games after the New Zealand government removed restrictions on outdoor gatherings. 23 Mar 2022
Kiwi eyes off more A-League glory with the Sky Blues

Kiwi eyes off more A-League glory with the Sky Blues

New Zealand international Paige Satchell has landed one piece of silverware with Sydney FC this A-League Women season but she's already aiming for more. 11 Mar 2022
First host city for Matildas-Ferns clash announced

First host city for Matildas-Ferns clash announced

The Matildas will play the Football Ferns in regional Queensland on April 8, with Townsville to host a women's international for the first time. 11 Mar 2022
Australia Women's Cricket World Cup squad and schedule

Australia Women's Cricket World Cup squad and schedule

Australia's ODI ICC Women's World Cup campaign starts this Saturday in New Zealand, with the Australian Women's Cricket team competing in their opening match. 5 Mar 2022