Friday, 24th May, 2019

Soccer

Matildas stars Van Egmond, Simon bound for the Women’s World Cup in France

Newcastle footballing superstars Emily van Egmond and Gema Simon are bound for France with the Matildas, after head coach Ante Milicic confirmed they would be part of the 23-player squad selected for the 2019...

Derby exacts heavy toll as Wolves score 3-1 comeback against rivals | photos, video

The highly anticipated Wallsend Derby saw the home side lost out, with Wallsend falling from a strong 1-nil opening to a 3-1 loss against arch-rivals South Wallsend. However, the Wolves' victory exacted a heavy...

Local players set to join the ranks of the Junior Matildas in Elite Match...

More than twelve local Newcastle players are set to be involved in an upcoming Junior Matildas Elite Match at Speers Point next Wednesday evening. The selected footballers will play alongside chosen New South Wales players,...

Anderson leads Merewether to 5-1 win over Thornton with ‘fantastic’ efforts

Merewether United have come roaring back to life in the Women's Premier League after two weeks of big losses, and zero balls in the back of the net. The Round 10 clash at Thornton Park...

Champion of Champions dates have been revealed by NNSWF for 2019

Northern NSW Football have confirmed they will again be hosting the annual Champion of Champions tournament at the conclusion of the community football season. NNSWF are looking to develop the Champion of Champions tournament into...

Grove, Young Matildas qualify for Thailand tournament after winning three from three

Newcastle's Annalee Grove and the Young Matildas have confirmed Australia's qualification to the AFC Under 19 Women's Championship in Thailand later this year after a 4-1 win over Uzbekistan saw them top their qualifiers...

Copus-Brown wonder-goal against the Redbacks keeps Wallsend undefeated

Wallsend have gained another win in the Premier League after defeating the Thornton Redbacks, but the victory wasn't without cost. Red Devils midfielder Libby Copus-Brown had an afternoon of glory, and misery - while the...

Clare Wheeler scoops double at Newcastle Jets end-of-year awards | video

Clare Wheeler has been recognised as a Newcastle Jets star, taking out an end-of-year double after being named the club's W-League Player of the Year. She was also awarded the Cheryl Salisbury Dedication Award...

Copus-Brown bounces Red Devils into fourth with ‘sensational’ Easter hat-trick

As the first round of the Herald Women’s Premier League draws to a close, Wallsend have earned themselves a lopsided 6-1 win and kept hold of fourth place seven games into the 2019 season. It...

Grove included in Young Matildas squad gunning for Championship qualification

Former Newcastle Jets coach Gary van Egmond has named his 23-player Young Matildas squad ahead of the second phase of qualifying for the 2019 AFC Under 19 Women's Championship. Among the two dozen players is...