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Goodbye Gottingen

Yesterday was our last day in Gottingen a town in which we have been made very welcome, as have the Matildas. It also happened to be my birthday, and the local Police who have been escorting the Matildas gave me one of their berets as a gift. Thank you Christoph and Mandy, it was greatly […]

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You Win Some, You Lose Some – But At Least the Girls Won

Yesterday was a fairly busy day as we went into Gottingen and filmed some pieces for social media and also shots of the town for the documentary. We also took some photos of the car and us in our T-shirts very kindly supplied by Nike, so that our sponsors can use these in promotional material […]

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Winning is a Habit

There is an old saying in sport that winning is a great habit to get into and no doubt Tom Sermanni will be saying that to his Westfield Matildas, after their 2-1 victory over New Zealand in Gosford on Sunday. They have now gone 17 games unbeaten and there is obviously a great belief amongst […]

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Let The Games Begin

Yesterday the Westfield Matildas began their final preparations for the FIFA Women’s World Cup in Germany and secured a superb 3-0 win over New Zealand in their first of two international friendly matches in Australia. This game being played behind closed doors. Coach Tom Sermanni fielded a fairly inexperienced side against the Football Ferns in […]

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