Sunday, 5th April, 2020

Soccer

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...

‘We’ve come close so many times’: Davis calls for Jets to finish W-League campaign...

It's been three weeks since the Newcastle have last taken to the pitch in the W-League, and now the club returns with an all-important penultimate W-League clash against fourth-placed Melbourne Victory on Sunday afternoon. While...

Two more to go — Can Newcastle clinch Victory to avoid the W-League spoon?

The Newcastle Jets sit three points clear of the W-League wooden spoon with just two games left to play, but with an all-important battle against current cellar-dwellers Adelaide still on the horizon, are the...

Matildas to play for 2020 Tokyo Olympics future at McDonald Jones Stadium

The Matildas will play the home leg of their Tokyo 2020 Women's Olympic Football Tournament playoff match against Vietnam at McDonald Jones Stadium in the Hunter in March, the FFA confirmed on Thursday evening. After...

Hat-trick hero Emily van Egmond carrying Thailand momentum into must-win Olympics qualifying duel

Emily van Egmond has always been a creative metronome, putting the ball on a string as she forges assists—and pops up with a goal—for her team. Any Jets fans could have told you that....

Adriana Jones looking to re-spark “pure joy” in Women’s Premier League return

Newcastle superstar Adriana Jones is set for a homecoming in 2020, after Broadmeadow Magic confirmed the 24-year-old would be a major marquee signing for the club's return to the Women's Premier League. Last time the...