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Milicic, Matildas not getting caught up in knockout round speculations

The Matildas overcame a two-goal deficit against Brazil to get their World Cup campaign back on track in Montpellier.
After a historic comeback victory against Brazil, Sam Kerr has some blunt words for those who doubted the Matildas.
Relive Australia's comeback against Brazil in LEGO form, as Sam Kerr and the Matildas notched their first victory at the 2019 Women's World Cup.
ESPN's Natalie Gedra breaks down Australia's comeback against Brazil to notch their first victory of the 2019 Women's World Cup.
Matildas captain and star striker Sam Kerr sits down with ESPN to share her journey from Aussie rules to soccer and what coming home to Perth truly means.

Heading into the final week of group play at the Women's World Cup, speculation can run rampant among fans and players and coaches alike.

Which team will we face next in the knockout round? Which result will give us the better draw?

But Australia head coach Ante Milicic, for one, is not getting tangled in the pre-match net of possible permutations.

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"We'll just focus on what we can control, and that's...

Australia were lucky against Brazil but can't rely on that fortune again

After a historic comeback victory against Brazil, Sam Kerr has some blunt words for those who doubted the Matildas.
The Matildas overcame a two-goal deficit against Brazil to get their World Cup campaign back on track in Montpellier.
ESPN's Natalie Gedra breaks down Australia's comeback against Brazil to notch their first victory of the 2019 Women's World Cup.
Relive Australia's comeback against Brazil in LEGO form, as Sam Kerr and the Matildas notched their first victory at the 2019 Women's World Cup.
On the eve of her third World Cup, Sam Kerr has her eyes firmly set on glory, taking down the US and what success would mean for women's sport back home.

It is said one makes their own luck, but there is an intuitive clarity that comes with sensing when fortune favours a team. Teams and players know when things go their way, and try to ride that wave. Fortune can be primary, with desire secondary.

Football is a matter of interpretation, in both conceptual and situational terms. Meanwhile, luck and desire are often used as substitutes for grasping, let alone explaining, the cause and effect of games.

In an international tournament, that fortune can...