The Member Federations join Football Federation Australia (FFA) in welcoming the announcement by FIFA on the terms of reference for a collaborative working group to review football’s representative congress in Australia.
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.
W-League Premiers Brisbane Roar fell 2-0 at home to a clinical Melbourne City in the competition’s semi-final, but Queenslanders will still play a key role in the Grand Final on Sunday February 18.
Football Queensland Chief Executive Officer Geoff Foster has thanked outgoing State Technical Director David Abela for his tireless work to the sport in the state.
Mr Abela has resigned from his post with the state body to take up an opportunity as Head of Coaching Education Unit for Football Association Malaysia.
Ten Queenslanders have been announced as part of the twenty-two Australian Match Officials selected on the FIFA Panel of International Referees for 2018, the largest contingent represented on the list.
Football Queensland Referee State Coach Ted Kearney said the announcement is recognition for the hard work of the match officials.