/ 10 April 2024

Dropping like flies…

Image source: Getty
Image source: Getty

In case you needed another reminder, the Paris Olympics are kicking off on 26 July, and just a few short months out, the Matildas are dealing with injuries to more star players… We already knew that captain Sam Kerr (who ruptured her ACL in January) isn’t looking very likely to lace up her boots, but now, Katrina Gorry and Clare Hunt are also under question. Coach Tony Gustavsson yesterday said that both players will sit out this morning’s friendly match against Mexico as he tests out a new roster… But he reckons they’re taking the chance “to use the game against Mexico to learn about ourselves and where we are on this journey”. Captain Steph Catley channelled some similarly positive vibes, saying the team is feeling “comfortable and confident”. Let’s go, Aussies…

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