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16dSamantha Lewis

Polias' form turning into a Matildas headache

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.

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295dKathleen McNamee

Foord 'confident' Milicic will go to Olympics

Arsenal and Matildas forward Caitlin Foord has said she is "confident" Australia coach Ante Milicic will take the team through to the Olympics.

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How the Olympic delay helps Alex Morgan and the USWNT (1:27)
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1yGraham Hays

Pugh left off USWNT's Olympic qualifying roster

The USWNT roster for the CONCACAF Women's Olympic qualifying includes 18 of 23 players who helped the American team win the 2019 World Cup.

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4yVivek Chaudhary

Scotland, Wales refuse to back Team GB

The issue of a Team GB side participating at future Olympics was raised again in September when representatives of the four home nations discussed it.

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4yPA Sport

Infantino allays Team GB Olympic fears

Infantino has allayed fears England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland could have their individual identities revoked if they were to unite.

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5yAAP

Stajcic: Matildas are Aust sporting greats

Alen Stajcic has described the Matildas' Olympics QF loss to Brazil as one of the most courageous efforts he has seen in Australian sport.

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Matildas settling into Olympic camp

The magnitude of the Olympic campaign that awaits them beginning to the Australian women's football team as they settle into their Sao Paulo camp.

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De Vanna to captain Matildas at Olympics

Lisa De Vanna and Clare Polkinghorne will lead the Matildas to the Rio Olympics after being named co-captains of Australia's 18-strong football squad.

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5yStephanie Brantz

Brantz: Williams reflects on Sorry Day

Lydia Williams is proud of her Australian indigenous roots as she continues to write her name into women's football history, writes Stephanie Brantz.

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5yAAP

Matildas millennial eyes Olympic call-up

Matildas teenager Ellie Carpenter has improved so much Alen Stajcic says she's lapped her teammates as she jostles for an unlikely ticket to Rio.

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6yPA Sport

FA scrap Team GB for Rio 2016

The Football Association has scrapped plans to field Great Britain men's and women's football teams at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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SFA against FA's idea for Team GB sides

The FA had originally ruled out entering teams in Rio de Janeiro, but has now written to the Scottish, Northern Irish and Welsh associations informing them of its intentions and asking if they would like to take part.