Westfield Matildas will play New Zealand 7th June 2016
Football Federation Australia has announced that the Westfield Matildas will feature in an all-star double header with the Caltex Socceroos at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 7th June 2016.
Australia will take on fellow 2016 Rio Games qualifier New Zealand at 17:00 Local time before the Socceroos confront Greece at 20:00. The match will be the official Rio farewell for the Australia team, who are 5th on the FIFA women’s world rankings.
Australia’s match against New Zealand will be shown Live on both FOX SPORTS and ABC TV and is a final hit out on home soil in their preparations for the Rio Games. Alen Stajcic is excited about facing their trans-Tasman rivals less than two months out from the Rio Games where Australia will face Canada, Germany and Zimbabwe in the Group Stage.
Source/Photo courtesy of: matildas.footballaustralia.com.au
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