Six Victorians Selected For Junior Matildas
Next Generation Of Matildas Being Identified
Six Victorian players have been invited to attend Junior Matildas camps taking place in Sydney this and next week.
Coached by Rae Dower, the Junior Matildas are preparing for the AFC U-16 Women's Championships in Thailand in September. The tournament doubles as FIFA U17 World Cup qualifying.
Victoria's players invited to attend camp one were Lia Muldeary, Kelly Lam and Leia Varley (FFV NTC) and Maja Markovski (Heidelberg United). All four represented Victoria at the recent NTC Challenge in Canberra.
FFV NTC players Kyra Cooney-Cross and Sofia Sakalis have been invited to attend camp two.
FFV staff member Jen Willmott is the Junior Matildas team manager, while Victorian coach Kat Smith is part of the Junior Matildas coaching staff.