Tuesday, 14th July, 2020

Soccer

Emily van Egmond confident 2023 Women’s World Cup will “put W-League on the map”

Novocastrian superstar Emily van Egmond has declared she's confident Australia and New Zealand's successful 2023 Women's World Cup bid will finally put football Down Under, and in particular the W-League competition, "on the map." The...

Australia is officially hosting the 2023 Women’s World Cup: Here’s what it means for...

It's official – Australia will be hosting the 2023 Women's World Cup after a successful joint bid with Oceanic neighbours New Zealand, and Newcastle is among the cities set to host a series of matchdays...

Top-table Adamstown vs Merewether battle to headline Women’s Premier League restart

Northern NSW Football's Women's Premier League will restart with a scintillating top of the table clash between arch-rivals Adamstown and Merewether on July 12, the regional governing body confirmed to media late last week. The...

Women’s Premier League suspended: NNSWF reverse original plan to “play on” during coronavirus crisis

Northern NSW Football has confirmed all premier Hunter competitions, including the Women's Premier League, have been suspended until April 14 due to the coronavirus. All clubs have also been ordered to cancel associated training...

WPL: Broadmeadow Magic vs Thornton Redbacks delayed due to COVID-19 test

Northern NSW Football has postponed the upcoming Women's Premier League fixture between Broadmeadow Magic vs Thornton Redbacks, the regional administrative body announced on Friday afternoon. According to a release from NNSWF sent out just after...

Merewether’s Scott Ellis calls for more Women’s Premier League games at No.2 Sportsground

Merewether's new coach has called for more Women's Premier League matches to be held at No.2 Sportsground, after his side played out a 3–3 draw with defending champs New Lambton at the "brilliant" inner-city...

Five-star Matildas outgun Vietnam in Newcastle to take over Olympics qualifying battle

The Matildas were at their unstoppable best as they fired five past Olympics rivals Vietnam in front of 14,014 in Newcastle to take a commanding lead in the two-legged duel for a spot in Tokyo...

Heartbreak in Adelaide as Newcastle Jets damned to W-League wooden spoon with last-round loss

The Newcastle Jets have been handed the W-League wooden spoon just 29 minutes away from the end of the 2019/20 W-League season, after Adelaide's import star Mallory Weber broke the deadlock at Marden Sports Complex...

‘Desperate’ Victory held the key over hapless Newcastle in club record defeat: Wilson

Jets coach Ash Wilson has pointed at Victory's 'desperation' to make the 2019/20 finals series, and her side's "disappointing" response, as a key factor in the 7–0 shellacking at Newcastle's No.2 Sportsground on Sunday...

Seven-goal Melbourne nightmare sends Jets into last-round decider against the Reds

NEWCASTLE struggled to find their rhythm at home on Sunday afternoon while a finals-bound Melbourne, led by doubles from international stars Annalie Longo and Darian Jenkins, fired seven past them to set up a...