Game five: Australia vs Argentina

Its with a really heavy heart that I write this one. We came so close! Our girls played the best game to date taking on the world number 2 Argentina. Our girls were faultless in their 0-0 all draw. With Argentina knowing they only needed a draw to win our pool they closed down all our attacking options making any circle penetrations few and far between. As the game progressed w...
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Game four: Australia vs South Africa

Well a win is a win, up 1 nil against South Africa in another close match. We started off on fire but as the game progressed we started to find our passes not making their mark and crucial opportunities at goal go astray. We always knew South Africa were going to give us a fight and as in previous games they did. The game marked a milestone for Casey who racked up 150 games for...
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Game three, us vs the USA

Well What a nail biter to say the least. That game will certainly go down as THE most nerve wracking, heart stopping game that I have witnessed. As you probably witnessed (when the channel nine did play the game) we had numerous opportunities to score, with 5 or 6 shots just going wide. The score was definitely not a indication of the game. We know that every game is absolutely...
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Hockeyroos: Game two (a mum’s perspective)

Well as you know we got off to not the greatest of starts in this Olympic campaign, but what a turn around! Again not much sleep was had by our group,  get so nervous before they play and usually can't eat and feel positively ill by the time the  game arrives. I try and tell myself that no matter how I feel that or we as a group can't change what happens on the field. But i thi...
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