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Samantha Kerr's late strike clinches Matildas' spot in Women's World Cup

Australia players celebrate after a Samantha Kerr goal against Japan clinched their spot in the World Cup.
Australia players celebrate after a Samantha Kerr goal clinched their spot in the Women's World Cup.

Matildas forward Sam Kerr has lifted her star power yet another level by scoring the goal which booked Australia's spot in next year's Women's World Cup in France.

An underperforming Matildas side looked set to exit the Asian Women's Cup and go into the lottery of a World Cup play-off until Kerr conjured up an equaliser to earn her side a 1-1 draw against Japan in Amman on Friday (Saturday AEST).

Kerr, who scored in a national record seven-successive international matches earlier this year, managed...


Asian Cup seedings: Australia, Iran, Japan, South Korea in pot one

Australia's new manager Graham Arnold discusses how proud is he to take over the coaching reigns after the World Cup.
Newly appointed Socceroos manager Graham Arnold wants to continue Ange Postecoglou's proud culture.

Familiar foes and unknown quantities await the Socceroos at next year's Asian Cup after the confirmation of seedings for the tournament.

Australia, the reigning Asian champions, could be paired with World Cup qualifying opponents Syria and Jordan in the United Arab Emirates-hosted competition next January.

Or they could notch up their first official matches against Turkmenistan, Palestine, Vietnam and Yemen.

The tournament will be the first major priority of incoming coach Graham Arnold, who will...


Australia keeper Brad Jones gifts goal to FC Twente's Adam Maher

Feyenoord fans lit up their phones and sang "You'll Never Walk Alone" to honour Brad Jones' son, Luca, on the sixth anniversary of his death.

Fringe Socceroos goalkeeper Brad Jones will be hoping his clanger that gifted FC Twente a goal in the Dutch Eredivisie on Sunday does not ruin his World Cup chances.

The 36-year-old Feyenoord stopper was made to look foolish by attacker Adam Maher in Twente's equaliser.

With Feyenoord up 1-0 in the 22nd minute, Jones took possession from a back-pass deep in the box before attempting to pass to his defender only for Maher to intercept it and slot the ball into the net.

Jones, who played his first...


FFA foes Football NSW and Football Victoria join congress review

Two of the major dissenters against the FFA in Australian football's civil war will help shape what the future of the sport's governance looks like.

The nine state federations have nominated Football NSW and Football Victoria -- which both sided with clubs against the national body over proposed reform -- to sit on the FIFA-mandated "congress review working group."

They will be joined by Football South Australia and Football West, an FFA representative, two members from the Australian Professional...


FIFA instructs working group to find independent chairperson for FFA review

An independent chairperson will lead an eight-member panel that has been tasked by FIFA with fixing the broken governance structures of Football Federation Australia.

FIFA finally delivered its terms of reference for the "congress review working group" on Wednesday afternoon, several weeks after its self-imposed deadline.

The working group will include four representatives of the state federations, two from the A-League clubs, one from Professional Footballers Australia (PFA) and one FFA board member.