Tuesday, 19th November, 2019

Soccer

Clare Wheeler fully embracing new midfield general role for Newcastle

Newcastle's newest leader, both as a co-captain and as the team's potential new midfield general, is aiming to prove everyone wrong this W-League season. Coming into their 2019/20 campaign, Craig Deans' local-flavoured side has already...

‘You can’t ever write Newcastle off’: Former captain Crawford backs Jets to fire

Former Newcastle Jets captain Hayley Crawford has delivered her verdict on the team's chances in the 2019/20 season, and despite admitting Emily van Egmond's departure is a "major blow," believes the local flavour will...

‘It’s surreal’: Four new Jets could see Newcastle careers take flight in opening fixture

As many as four Newcastle Jets stars could make their first competitive appearances for the club against Melbourne City this weekend, after Craig Deans named all four in his first extended team list of...

Jets wash away worries from preseason loss in water-logged Wagga Wagga

Handing debuts to rising stars against proper W-League talent was the name of the game for Craig Deans as his Newcastle Jets side slogged through a rainy fixture against defending champions Sydney in Wagga...

South Wallsend club-swap brings Magic to the Women’s Premier League in 2020

South Wallsend's Women's Premier League program will be moving to Broadmeadow Magic's club system for the 2020 season, Northern NSW Football has confirmed. The move for next season will bring four Women's Premier League teams...

Local stars to lead Newcastle Jets in upcoming 2019/20 W-League campaign

The Newcastle Jets are looking to bring more local flavour to the W-League in their 2019/20 campaign, head coach Craig Deans has confirmed. Following the departure of former captain and Matildas star Emily van Egmond,...

Newcastle’s Cheryl Salisbury set to become first Matilda in Sports Hall of Fame

Newcastle football star Cherly Salisbury is set to be inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Melbourne on Thursday, October 10. Her induction into the legendary list of sporting heroes...

Emily van Egmond heads south for Melbourne switch ahead of 2019/20 season

EMILY van Egmond has signed with Melbourne City on a one-year deal for the 2019/20 W-League season, the club confirmed this week. The Australian star, who has earned 90 caps with the Matildas, said she...

Hometown hero Emily van Egmond confirms she won’t return to the Jets this season

Emily van Egmond has confirmed she will not be returning to the blue and red of her hometown Jets in the 2019/20 W-League season. The former Newcastle captain played 56 games for the team after...

New Lambton crowned Premier League champions: ‘We’re savouring this moment’

New Lambton have been crowned Women’s Premier League champions, scoring an extra-time 4-3 victory over defending champions Merewether at Rockwell Automation Park on Sunday afternoon after a shootout that stretched into the evening. Merewether were...