VENUE: Estadio Castelão
Matildas gunning for shot at Brazil
The Matildas have played Brazil seven times in the last four years and face them again on Friday morning (AEST) with their World Cup hopes on the line.
Matildas unchanged for World Cup opener
Sam Kerr will lead an unchanged Matildas line-up in their World Cup opener with Italy at Valenciennes in France.
W-League player pay increased in new deal
A-League clubs will benefit from a salary cap increase next season, while W-League footballers' pay will go up by a third.
Canberra set to host three internationals
The Socceroos haven't played in Canberra since hosting a World Cup qualifier against Kyrgyzstan in 2015, but they're returning soon.
Kosta Barbarouses signs with Sydney FC
New Zealand footballer Kosta Barbarouses will play for Sydney FC after departing A-League rivals Melbourne Victory.
Dani Alves: Brazil can't linger on World Cup failures
In an exclusive interview with ESPN FC, Dani Alves discusses Brazil's expectations for Copa America and the team's mindset after the 2018 World Cup.
Brazil a must-win match for Australia in Women's World Cup
An opening World Cup loss didn't rattle Australia. Instead of worrying over high expectations, the Matildas are focused wholeheartedly on Brazil.
Germany beats Spain to stay atop Group B
Sara Daebritz scored the only goal of the game as Germany beat Spain 1-0 in their Women's World Cup Group B match on Wednesday to all but secure a spot in the next round.
If Manchester United don't want Bale, who does?
ESPN FC's Steve Nicol tells Mark Donaldson the one club that would suit Gareth Bale if it is to be believed that Manchester United have no interest in signing him.
Morgan: 'Disrespectful' to ease up on Thailand
United States forward Alex Morgan has said it would have been "disrespectful" to ease up on Thailand during Tuesday's historic 13-0 World Cup rout.