Lydia Williams named 2016 PFA Women’s Footballer of the Year

ANN ODONG 6 December 2016 Matildas and Melbourne City goalkeeper Lydia Williams has been named the 2016 PFA Women’s Footballer of the Year. Voted on by all of the PFA’s female members, Williams was selected ahead of her Matildas teammates Alanna Kennedy, Elise Kellond-Knight, Emily van Egmond and newly crowned AFC Women’s Player of the Year […]


Matilda’s goalkeeper Lydia Williams says representing her indigenous heritage at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games was a dream come true and meeting her childhood hero Cathy Freeman made her speechless. Along with her teammate Kyah Simon, Lydia Williams has always been a proud exponent of her Aboriginal culture and both players followed in the footsteps […]