ESPN can reveal that Western United and Wellington Phoenix loom as favourites for inclusion in a potential 11-team W-League for the 2021-22 season.
With the APL floating the idea of a Club Championship, ESPN has done the math to figure out which club would reign supreme if such a trophy existed.
Which young W-League players staked their claim this season for Matildas consideration and, possibly, a spot on Australia's historic 2023 roster?
The W-League semis boiled down to experience as veterans Lisa De Vanna and Teresa Polias inspired Victory and Sydney to Grand Final berths.
An attacking masterclass by veteran forward Lisa De Vanna guided Melbourne Victory into the W-League grand final with a 6-2 win over Brisbane Roar.
Love is at the core of what the W-League is all about -- that's why Rhali Dobson's send-off was so special. PLUS: Will Victory "do a Bradbury"?
Adelaide smashed the W-League attendance record on Sunday, proving -- unequivocally -- the untapped potential of the women's game in Australia.
A decade after they announced themselves as bonafide stars, Michelle Heyman and Emily Gielnik are once again locked in an epic battle.
Few fans knew what to expect of the A-League and W-League heading into 2021. Fair to say, however, that one of the greatest seasons ever was not it.
Move over Rocky. This W-League season has all the hallmarks of a cinematic classic, with a set of underdogs ready to upset the establishment.
A record-equalling strike by Canberra's Michelle Heyman has highlighted a sensational 4-1 win over previously-undefeated Brisbane in the W-League.
Teigan Collister and Hana Lowry both shone for their respective clubs, but it was off-field issues that once again blighted the W-League weekend.
Join Angela Christian-Wilkes, Samantha Lewis and Marissa Lordanic as they dissect another big week in women's football.
Sydney FC stalwart Teresa Polias is in such good form that an Olympics call-up surely beckons. PLUS: Larissa Crummer's emotional return from injury.
Just when Sydney looked certain to become Premiers, Brisbane reminded everyone of their class. As always, it's brilliantly chaotic in the W-League.
Matildas stars Tameka Yallop and Clare Polkinghorne both scored as Brisbane Roar ended Sydney's perfect W-League start in emphatic fashion.
Katrina Gorry has delivered exactly the kind of good-news story W-League fans have been craving, while the word "dynasty" feels right for Sydney FC.
Experienced Matildas midfielder Katrina Gorry is pregnant and has ruled herself out of this year's Olympics.
Catherine Zimmerman was brilliant but, once again, it was off-field drama - the infamous "Tuba Guy" incident - that dominated the W-League weekend.
The Roar trounced Victory, but the main takeaway from the W-League weekend was simple: Football doesn't exist in a cultural or political vacuum.
The W-League has spent years fostering a safe, inclusive atmosphere. So what needs to be said about those losers that marred the Melbourne Derby?
Lisa De Vanna and Katrina Gorry caught the eye this W-League weekend, but Melbourne City are struggling after a horror show vs. Victory.
Canberra United are the early W-League frontrunners, but it's the performances of two Western Sydney starlets that caught the eye this weekend.
The opening round of W-League action served up more than enough brand-new storylines, exciting characters and gasp-inducing moments.
Matildas goalkeeper Teagan Micah marked her W-League debut for Melbourne City with a clean sheet to deny Brisbane Roar in the season opener.