A goal in each half from winger Caitlin Foord has continued Australia's dominance over the Football Ferns in a 2-0 result at Ballarat’s Morshead Park Stadium this afternoon.
Having made every post a winner as they went undefeated to secure Rio qualification in March, the Australian women’s football team are back in camp for the first time after their devastating run in Japan.
Eight of the Australia's overseas-based stars will return for the upcoming internationals against New Zealand in early June following today’s 20-player squad announcement by Head Coach Alen Stajcic.
The Australian women’s football team will take on fellow Olympic qualifiers New Zealand on June 7 in their final match on Australian shores ahead of their return to Olympic competition for the first time since the Athens 2004 Games.
Australia have been grouped alongside Germany, Canada and Zimbabwe in their bid to win a medal at the Rio Games after the draw for the tournament was conducted at the Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday night Australian time.
With Rio 2016 just over four months away, the largest Australian Olympic Team ASPIRE session held ahead of the first South American Olympic Games has informed and motivated over 160 athletes in Sydney.