The Westfield Matildas will play Japan in the final of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup in Jordan tomorrow morning (Saturday, 3am AEST) after they defeated Thailand on penalties in the semi-final of the competition earlier in the week.
The Matildas touched down in Jordan last week, with the squad hitting their straps with the aim of adding a second AFC Women’s Asian Cup to their trophy cabinet. Football Queensland journalist Chloe Walker spoke with Matildas and Brisbane Roar striker Emily Gielnik about her road to Jordan.
Westfield Matildas star and Football Queensland Community Football Ambassador Emily Gielnik wants you to help shine a light on the champions of female football.
[Image: Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images] Football Queensland Community Ambassador Emily Gielnik has been named as one of NINE Queenslanders in the Westfield Matildas’ squad for their upcoming Olympic Games qualifiers in Japan.
The Hyundai A-League will celebrate Play Football round this weekend to promote junior football registrations around Australia for the upcoming grassroots season.
Socceroos and Westfield Matildas stars Matt McKay and Emily Gielnik want Queenslanders of all ages to find their passion within football.