Australian W-League set for major overhaul with 2023 Women’s World Cup on the horizon

Seeking to harness the “halo effect” of the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup and establish itself as Australia’s premier women’s sporting competition, the W-League is set to undergo a major shakeup before the showpiece tournament lands in Australia and New Zealand in two years’ time. … More Australian W-League set for major overhaul with 2023 Women’s World Cup on the horizon

How Gustavsson aims to make up for lost Matildas time

Full article first published in SBS’ The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/how-gustavsson-aims-to-make-up-for-lost-matildas-time Finally getting the chance for a belated, in-person look at his side with the Olympics rapidly approaching, new Matildas coach Tony Gustavsson is relishing newly announced international matches against high-powered European opposition. On Thursday, Football Australia announced that Australia’s most beloved sporting team would be … More How Gustavsson aims to make up for lost Matildas time

Government backing ‘vital’ to Matildas lifting home World Cup, says Checker

Full story first published on SBS’ The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/government-backing-vital-to-matildas-lifting-home-world-cup-says-checker Matildas and Melbourne City defender Emma Checker has backed Football Australia’s push for extra high-performance funding ahead of the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup, saying the investment would supercharge the Matildas’ efforts to lift the trophy on home soil. As part of the federation’s efforts … More Government backing ‘vital’ to Matildas lifting home World Cup, says Checker