An equal playing field, atop a mountain

(FIFA.com) 27 Jun 2017 EPF Initiative climb Mount Kilimanjaro for football match Game played is highest ever recorded: at 5729 metres Amazing feat is to raise awareness of gender inequality Achieving gender equality is a daily challenge, and one which is embodied by many metaphors. ‘A long journey’, or ‘a balancing of the scales’. How about […]

Perth Glory Coaches Awards 2016/17

Congratulations Natasha Rigby! What a breakout season it has been for the girl from Margaret River! Tash has won the Prestigious Perth Glory Women Coaches Award for Westfield W-League Season 2016-17. https://scontent.fper1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/18519833_1414795101912427_1909387750862758070_n.jpg?oh=4ed86749305e5ced6f97dd76560ca385&oe=59A83C88

Sam Kerr’s triumph over tribulation

ANN ODONG 2 May 2017 Standing in the spotlight, camera lenses pointed in her direction, flashes firing, Sam Kerr grasped a bronzed medallion that carried the weighted of a storied name with a storied history of winners. Julie Murray, Joanne Peters, Heather Garriock, Lisa De Vanna, Sally Shipard; this was the night that a once […]

WLeague Player of the Year 2016/17 Sam Kerr

Juli Dolan Medal winnner PENNY TANNER MEDIA MVP AWARD | For the second time Perth Glory Women captain Samantha Kerr has been voted by media members as the Most Valuable Player. Kerr lead the Glory with 10 goals, 4 assists, led the competition in shots on goal and created 38 chances. VOTES: Kerr (8), Lydia […]

Audience records tumble in Westfield W-League decider

2/2 Melbourne City became the first club to defend their Westfield W-League title after beating Perth Glory 2-0 in Sunday’s Grand Final. Monday, 13 February 2017 – Staff writer Melbourne City FC’s win over Perth Glory in yesterday’s Westfield W-League 2017 Grand Final was the most viewed decider in the competition’s history, both in terms […]

W-LEAGUE: Get to know Melissa Maizels

1/1 Maizels has become an integral member of the team in her first season with Glory. Wednesday, 25 January 2017 – PG News @PerthGloryFC (via Bryce Conway) Here are 13 things you may not know about our charismatic goalkeeper Melissa Maizels. 1. Melissa was born in Melbourne on the 10th of May, 1993. 2. Maizels […]

Rigby’s star on the rise with Perth Glory role

Taelor Pelusey Friday, January 20, 2017 12:34PM Natasha Rigby, of the Glory, and Kariah White, of the Victory, contest for the ball. Picture: Getty ImagesPicture: Getty Images Margaret-River’s Natasha Rigby is quickly rising through the soccer ranks, with her first season representing Perth Glory in Australia’s W-League about to come to a head. She has […]