Dobson Brings Curtain Down On A High

Melbourne City 2–1 Perth Glory By Ben Gilby Melbourne City ended their disappointing campaign on a winning note with a 2-1 win over a game young Perth Glory outfit at Frank Holohan Reserve in Dandenong. The game marked 28 year-old Melbourne City striker Rhali Dobson’s final appearance after 109 games to support her partner whoContinue reading “Dobson Brings Curtain Down On A High”

Georgia Yeoman-Dale: Back From Injury and Aiming For a Matildas Return

After a long term injury, Western Sydney Wanderers’ Georgia Yeoman-Dale is back and put in some impressive displays in the W-League this season. Ben Gilby profiles the 26 year-old whose ability to play at right back and as an attacking midfielder could aid her chances of a Matildas recall. It’s been a long road backContinue reading “Georgia Yeoman-Dale: Back From Injury and Aiming For a Matildas Return”

Jet Propelled Support

For our latest #MidweekDub feature, Ben Gilby spoke to Claire Taylor, Amanda Wetzel, Bekki Spratford, and Jess Kolbas of W-Jets Active, the Newcastle Jets W-League supporters group about their passion for the club, what’s been going on in Newcastle in recent times and how they view this current campaign. Amanda, Claire, Bekki, and Jess allContinue reading “Jet Propelled Support”

Red Hot Adelaide Break Another Record

Adelaide United 3–1 Western Sydney Wanderers By Kieran Yap In front of W-League record 5,159 fans, Adelaide United faced Western Sydney with plenty to play for, to keep their finals hopes alive they needed a win and to hope Canberra drop points against Sydney FC next week. For the Wanderers, this season is ending aContinue reading “Red Hot Adelaide Break Another Record”

Canberra Win Sets Up Do Or Die Clash Next Weekend

Newcastle Jets 0–1 Canberra United By Ben Gilby. Canberra United kept their Finals hopes alive going into the last week of the regular season after earning a 1-0 win in the rain at the Number Two Sportsground. Despite the huge amount of rain that had fallen in New South Wales in the lead up toContinue reading “Canberra Win Sets Up Do Or Die Clash Next Weekend”

City Seal Win In Battle At The Bottom

Perth Glory 0-1 Melbourne City By Ben Gilby Photos supplied from Dorrien Gardens by Tom McCarthy. Reigning champions Melbourne City gained an important victory in their battle at the bottom of the W-League against Perth Glory at Dorrien Gardens. In a game played in 30o heat despite the early evening kick-off, the W-League’s heat policyContinue reading “City Seal Win In Battle At The Bottom”

In Profile: Michelle Heyman – Record Scorer and All-Time Legend

Michelle Heyman has just overtaken Sam Kerr to become the W-League’s all-time record goal scorer. After missing the competition last year, the 32 year-old has come back better than ever at her spiritual home of Canberra United this season – and the possibility of a Matildas recall grows. Ben Gilby profiles her stellar career. MichelleContinue reading “In Profile: Michelle Heyman – Record Scorer and All-Time Legend”

Chelsie Dawber & Emily Condon: Stars of the South

Adelaide United are enjoying the greatest season in their history. Ben Gilby had the opportunity to speak to two of their key young players, striker Chelsie Dawber who has scored 75 goals in 46 games at State League level and Emily Condon, who made her W-League debut for the South Australian side at the ageContinue reading “Chelsie Dawber & Emily Condon: Stars of the South”

Melbourne’s Victory Could Have Sealed Finals Spot

Perth Glory 0-1 Melbourne Victory By Kris Goman. After a thrilling game with lots of drama against Canberra United on Friday, Perth are back home at their actual home in Dorrien Gardens against Melbourne Victory. Apparently it’s hot in Perth so they’ll be having drinks breaks to keep everyone hydrated. Perth start off full ofContinue reading “Melbourne’s Victory Could Have Sealed Finals Spot”

City Claim Big Win At The Bottom

Melbourne City 1-0 Newcastle Jets By Kieran Yap. Just three full days after their last game, Melbourne City faced the travelling Newcastle Jets and were eager to bounce back after their defeat to Western Sydney Wanderers. City hadn’t won in the league since January and restored Rhali Dobson to the starting line-up, Newcastle were freshContinue reading “City Claim Big Win At The Bottom”