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14dStephanie Brantz

Stajcic issues challenge for Matildas hopefuls

Australia boss Alen Stajcic pulled no punches in an exclusive interview with ESPN ahead of the Matildas' two friendlies against Chile this week.

Julie Foudy's World Cup qualifying takeaways (2:05)
Foudy: USWNT have swagger they haven't had in years (1:25)
Panama 0-5 United States: USWNT cruising toward World Cup (1:57)
Ertz: USWNT's depth, variety makes World Cup prep fun (2:45)
Julie Foudy's USWNT player pool for the 2019 World Cup (1:57)
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172dKweséESPN staff

SA line up 2023 Women's World Cup bid

South Africa will look to add the FIFA Women's World Cup to their hosting records, according to football boss Danny Jordaan.

Van Wyk hopes South Africa will play at World Cup (0:31)
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241dAAP

De Vanna: Matildas targeting World Cup glory

Matildas veteran Lisa De Vanna has her sights set on making it to a fourth World Cup, and she doesn't want to come away empty-handed.

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342dBrittany Mitchell

Sam Kerr: 'The Matildas will be No. 1!'

Australia proved to be among the best teams in the world in 2017, but the star striker said they're still being snubbed, especially by European foes.

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350dAAP

Stakeholders willing to fund World Cup bid

Australian football's stakeholders will fund the Women's World Cup bid themselves if the money is not forthcoming from the federal government.

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356dPaul Murphy

Kerr 'very humbled' to win POTY award

Australia striker Sam Kerr admits that lifting the 2017 AFC Award for Women's Player of the Year is the icing on the cake of a wonderful 12 months.

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357dPA Sport

England Women put five past Kazakhstan

Melissa Lawley scored her first senior goal and Nikita Parris hit a double as England Women thrashed Kazakhstan Women 5-0.

WWC Ladder

FIFA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP - GROUPGPWDLGDP
Canada3120+15
China311104
Netherlands311104
New Zealand3021-12
FIFA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP - GROUPGPWDLGDP
Germany3210+147
Norway3210+67
Thailand3102-73
Ivory Coast3003-130
FIFA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP - GROUPGPWDLGDP
Japan3300+39
Cameroon3201+66
Switzerland3102+73
Ecuador3003-160
FIFA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP - GROUPGPWDLGDP
United States3210+37
Australia311104
Sweden303003
Nigeria3012-31
FIFA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP - GROUPGPWDLGDP
Brazil3300+49
South Korea3111-14
Costa Rica3021-12
Spain3012-21
FIFA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP - GROUPGPWDLGDP
France3201+46
England3201+16
Colombia3111+14
Mexico3012-61