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Director Amy Duggan retires from Football Australia Board

Director Amy Duggan retires from Football Australia Board

Football Australia today announces the retirement of Amy Duggan from its Board of Directors. Amy Duggan, a former Matilda, dedicated advocate for football, and respected leader within the Australian football community, is stepping down from her board position after four and a half years of impactful service. Since joining the Football Australia Board, Duggan has...

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Australia Cup 2024 Final Rounds Playoffs return to Darwin

Australia Cup 2024 Final Rounds Playoffs return to Darwin

Football Australia is excited to announce that the Australia Cup will return to Darwin for a second consecutive year, with the Australia Cup 2024 Final Rounds Playoffs scheduled for Tuesday, 23 July and Wednesday, 24 July. After successfully hosting the Australia Cup 2023 Final Rounds Playoffs, Darwin will once again be the scene for two...

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Pat Cummins reveals the secret behind Australia’s knack of winning ICC tournaments

Pat Cummins reveals the secret behind Australia’s knack of winning ICC tournaments

Australia‘s dominance in International Cricket Council (ICC) tournaments is a testament to their rich cricketing heritage, strategic brilliance, and a culture of excellence. Over the years, Australia have established itself as a powerhouse in the cricketing world, consistently performing at the highest levels across different formats. Their success can be attributed to a combination of...

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Innovative RefCam and Grassroots Body Cam Pilot launches during Global Football Week

Innovative RefCam and Grassroots Body Cam Pilot launches during Global Football Week

In an exciting first for Australian football, the upcoming exhibition matches during Global Football Week will feature the debut of RefCam, a groundbreaking body camera technology designed to enhance referee development and fan engagement.  The RefCam will be piloted during high-profile matches such as Tottenham v Newcastle, Isuzu UTE A-League Men’s All Stars v Newcastle,...

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Australia confirms T20 World Cup 2024 squad, adds Jake Fraser-McGurk and Matt Short as reserves

Australia confirms T20 World Cup 2024 squad, adds Jake Fraser-McGurk and Matt Short as reserves

Cricket Australia (CA) has officially settled their final squad for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024, confirming a 15-player team along with two traveling reserves. The selectors have decided to retain the core squad from their preliminary list, emphasizing the strength and balance of the current team. Jake Fraser-McGurk and Matthew Short will accompany...

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CommBank Matildas icon Lydia Williams to retire from international football after Paris 2024

CommBank Matildas icon Lydia Williams to retire from international football after Paris 2024

Football Australia CEO, James Johnson expressed his gratitude on behalf of the football community for Williams’ impact on Australian football. “Lydia’s remarkable career has significantly shaped women’s football in Australia, blending exceptional skill with a passion for progress in the sport. She leaves an indelible legacy that will inspire future generations of indigenous and non-indigenous...

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Football Australia enhances National Team excellence with new leadership appointments

Football Australia enhances National Team excellence with new leadership appointments

In the forthcoming fortnight, Football Australia will underscore its commitment to delivering national team excellence when it commences a global search to fill four newly established leadership roles within its National Teams’ set-up. Reporting into Head of National Teams, Gary Moretti, the positions include General Manager – Women’s National Teams, General Manager – Men’s National Teams,...

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Football Australia celebrates Central Coast Mariners’ historic AFC Cup victory

Football Australia celebrates Central Coast Mariners’ historic AFC Cup victory

Football Australia extends its warmest congratulations to the Central Coast Mariners for their momentous and historic victory in the AFC Cup 2023-24 Final, held at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Oman earlier today.   The Mariners clinched the title with a hard-fought 1-0 win against Lebanon’s Al Ahed, thanks to a crucial goal by substitute...