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Australia's Alen Stajcic ready for familiar foes Brazil, won't underestimate Italy and Jamaica

ESPN's Julie Foudy feels Jamaica's World Cup group consisting of Australia, Italy and Brazil will prove to be too much for the debutants.

Australia are set to face Brazil for the fourth consecutive time at the Women's World Cup after Saturday night's draw in Paris placed the Matildas in Group C, along with Italy and Jamaica.

Of their three opponents, Brazil poses the toughest, yet most familiar, challenge for Australia in the group stage. With 18 previous meetings against As Canarinhas, the honours are fairly even with the Matildas winning nine, losing eight, with one match ending in a draw.

Speaking exclusively to ESPN after the...


Matildas maintain supremacy over Brazil with Tournament of Nations win

BRISBANE -- The Matildas have reinforced their supremacy over Brazil with a 3-1 win to open the defence of their Tournament of Nations crown with a bang.

Two first-half goals from corner kicks and a Samantha Kerr stunner booked Australia their fourth consecutive win over the South Americans.

Brazil had entered the match in Kansas City, Kansas, in form and determined for revenge, unbeaten in their past 12 outings since losing to the Matildas in Newcastle last September -- a stretch that included...