Soccer Jan 21, 2019

Matildas to announce new coach in February after shock firing

Football Federation Australia will appoint a new women's team head coach in two weeks following the shock sacking of Alen Stajcic, the governing body's chief said Monday. Stajcic, who had coached the Matildas since 2014, was dumped by the FFA on Saturday over concerns about ...

Nadeshiko stumble on first step to Rio

Soccer Feb 29, 2016

Nadeshiko stumble on first step to Rio

by Shintaro Kano

Japan's path to the Rio de Janeiro Olympics got off to a nightmarish start as the former world champions went down 3-1 at the hands of Australia in a women's Asian final qualifier on Monday. Australia exacted sweet revenge for its defeat to Japan at ...