Canberra United star Michelle Heyman hopes cricket and basketball join the wave of momentum of support.
England veteran Laura Bassett will join Canberra United for the W-League season.
ADAM BOURKE Strathdale teen dominates women's soccer competition.
David Polkinghorne Matildas defender Ellie Carpenter says the new W-League pay deal is more than just a boost for the league.
Michael Lynch Melbourne City, reeling from the loss of top scorer and captain Bruno Fornaroli to injury, moved to strengthen their attacking options by signing Polish midfielder Marcin Budzinski on a two-year marquee contract.
Michael Lynch One stalwart of the A-League is calling for the creation of a second division and says coaches and clubs need to be more adventurous with player recruitment or the game will stagnate in Australia.
Dominic Bossi An attacking partnership that was brought to an abrupt end on the final game of a La Liga season is being rekindled in Blacktown.
Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory have bolstered their attacking stocks for the new season by adding Dutch attacker Leroy George to its roster.
Michael Lynch They are the richest club in the competition and have the widest scouting network of any A-League side. So it seems ironic that Melbourne City, just a month before the start of the new season, are strapped for numbers in key attacking positions.
Andrew Webster The Matildas star famous for her post-goal backflips has been shortlisted for FIFA's Player of the Year award