Gustavsson names strong squad for Matildas’ homecoming

Matildas’ coach Tony Gustavsson has named a star-studded squad for coming friendlies against Brazil in Sydney — homecoming fixtures marking the end of a 597-day gap between games on home soil for Australia’s women. Absent from the team that suffered an upset 3-2 defeat to the Republic of Ireland last month, experienced campaigners Ellie Carpenter, … More Gustavsson names strong squad for Matildas’ homecoming

De Vanna, Chidiac, and Cooney-Cross amongst call-ups for Matildas’ Talent ID Camp

The Matildas’ greatest ever goalscorer is set to return to the international fold; Lisa De Vanna highlighting the 26-player group named by assistant national team boss Melissa Andreatta for an upcoming Football Australia Women’s Talent Identification Camp. Set to be staged in Sydney from May 4-7, the camp looms as one of the last and … More De Vanna, Chidiac, and Cooney-Cross amongst call-ups for Matildas’ Talent ID Camp

De Vanna’s experience makes Victory favourites for W-League GF, says Matildas legend Garriock

Matildas’ legend Heather Garriock sees mindset as key heading into this weekend’s W-League Grand Final, but believes fellow Matildas’ icon Lisa De Vanna looms as a potential difference-maker for Melbourne Victory. Full story published for SBS’ The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/de-vanna-s-experience-makes-victory-favourites-for-w-league-gf-says-matildas-legend-garriock

De Vanna fit and firing as Victory eye strong W-League run home

Full story published in SBS’ The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/de-vanna-fit-and-firing-as-victory-eye-strong-w-league-run-home A fully-fit Lisa De Vanna highlights the reinforcements set to bolster Melbourne Victory’s W-League squad for their coming clash with Newcastle Jets, with coach Jeff Hopkins believing his side has what it takes to keep improving every week in their push for finals football. Having defeated … More De Vanna fit and firing as Victory eye strong W-League run home