Mary’s Wonder Women: Matildas shine at the Asian Cup

This article was first written for and published by The Roar.  There’s plenty on the line for the Matildas at this year’s Asian Cup, which started on April 2 and will conclude on April 22. Eight nations are competing – Jordan, Japan, Australia, China, Korea Republic, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines – with the top five earning […]

Melbourne City Crowned as 2018 Champions

This article was written by Melissa Muscat. Congratulations to Melbourne City on winning the W League Grand Final on Sunday 18th February 2018 at Allianz Stadium against Sydney FC. Phenomenally, it is City’s third consecutive Grand Final win. Even better than that, their admission into the W League was only in the 2015/16 season, making […]

The Big Blue and Melbourne in January

This article was written by Melissa Muscat – 2017 Parramatta Eels Members Councillor. If you’ve been following my articles you’d know by now I’m a bit of a sports fan. Just a bit. But don’t ask me what my favourite sport is, like my local newsagent did yesterday, because I simply can’t answer that question. […]

Mary’s Wonder Women: Michelle Heyman and Ann Odong

This article was first written for and published by The Roar. There are many women in football, but only one has been described to me as a ‘non-stop smile’. That footballer is Michelle Heyman. On Sunday, Michelle played her 100th W-League game for Canberra United and the team celebrated with a 2-0 win over the […]