Date set for Olympic Football Tournament draws
The Westfield Matildas and Olyroos will discover their opponents for the upcoming Olympic Football Tournaments on 21 April at 7pm AEST (10am CET). The countdown to the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is on, with Australia set to participate in the men's and women's tour
Morgan, Smith focused on implementing enhancements to Coach Education in 2021
Football Australia's National Technical Director Trevor Morgan, together with experienced and respected Coach Educator Dr Ron Smith, have embarked on a process to enhance Australia's Coach Education framework having identified some issues and challenges with the system throughout
Harmony Day 2021: How football shows us 'everyone belongs'
Fromgrassroots communities scattered across the nation, through the tight-knit clubs at NPL level and into our richly diverse national teams, football in Australia possesses an incredible power to prove that 'everyone belongs'. Thus, our game is distinctly intertwined with th
Delving into the DMC: More than ‘dates on a calendar’
For the first time in its history, Football Australia has unveiled a Domestic Match Calendar (DMC) ? and its main architect believes it could be a game changer. Developed in line with the XI Principles for the future of Australian football, the DMC aims to connect all tiers do
Sam Kerr hat-trick guides Chelsea to Conti Cup trophy
Westfield Matilda Sam Kerr has played a starring role in Chelsea's 6-0 romp of Bristol in the Continental Cup final. Kerr and Fran Kirby were at their dynamic best to earn Chelsea their second straight league cup and a fourth trophy since the Australian captain arrive
Football community to reunite for 2021 Tombsy Cup fundraiser
The football community is set to come together for a worthy cause on Sydney's Northern Beaches in support of this month's Tombsy Cup. The tournament, which is set to take place at Cromer Park on Saturday 27th March, has attracted significant interest.
Leah Blayney lends a hand at Oran Park
A few weeks out from the start of the community season, the Oran Park Rovers Division 4 All Age Ladies team are still without a coach. But last week, in the spirit of Female Football Week, Westfield Young Matildas and Future Matildas coach Leah Blayney offered to help out by
FFW 2021: Meet the small club making a huge grassroots impact
The small town of Lochinvar, nestled just outside of Maitland in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales, had an official population of just 784 people in 2016, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Despite this modest population base, over the past five years
Legacy '23: Local and global football figures headline leadership panels
On March 8, Football Australia will conclude Female Football Week by celebrating International Women's Day and AFC Women's Football Day - which celebrates women's football across Asia. With a focus on the achievements of women in our sport, Football Australia has brought toge
FFW 2021: Grassroots champion of change Nick Deverell on 'building a female football culture'
During Female Football Week 2021, Football Australia will celebrate the impact of women in our football community while recognising the far-reaching benefits the game has to offer. This profile tells the story of volunteer Nick Deverell, who has sparked an explosion of female
FFW 2021: Jessika Nash - 'Football makes me want to be a better person'
During Female Football Week 2021, Football Australia will celebrate the impact of women in our football community while recognising the far-reaching benefits the game has to offer. This profile tells the story of Canberra United's young defender Jessika Nash, who is also a for
FFW 2021: Westfield Matildas physiotherapist Jaclyn Benz
During Female Football Week 2021, Football Australia will celebrate the remarkable achievements of women throughout our football community while recognising the far-reaching benefits the game has to offer. This profile provides an insight into the duties and experiences of Wes
Football Australia & APL staff unite for Pride Football Tournament
FootballAust...andAustralian Professional Leagues (APL) staff took part in a six-a-side fundraising tournament in Sydney hosted by LGBTQI+ advocacy organisation...tralia (PFA) on Saturday. The event, which coincided with tournaments in Melbourne and Brisb
Westfield Matildas and Pantene go rainbow for Mardi Gras
Football can be a powerful force for change, not only on a large scale but at the individual level. The game allows people to be themselves, express who they are, and be supported and surrounded by a group that can become like a family. As part of Pantene's sponsors