Matildas captain Sam Kerr has opened up about her formerly strained relationship with older brother Daniel, revealing she didn't speak with him for two years.
Daniel Kerr is currently in France, supporting his younger sister during the ongoing World Cup.
The contrast with the 2015 World Cup, during which Kerr was celebrating Australia's progression to the knockout stages when told of her brother's revelations on TV about using the drug ice, could hardly be more stark.
Australia will be one of the two guest nations at the 2020 Copa America, the head of South America's football body said on Thursday.
CONMEBOL President Alejandro Dominguez told reporters that Asian champion Qatar will also return to next year's tournament, which will be co-hosted by Argentina and Colombia. Qatar and Japan are the guest nations in this year's Copa, which starts Friday in Brazil (catch all games in the U.S. on ESPN+).
Australia's participation in the 2020 Copa America is not yet confirmed but would be a "fantastic" opportunity for the Socceroos to test themselves against some of the best players in the world, coach Graham Arnold said on Thursday.
Brazilian media reported on Wednesday that Australia and Qatar, the last two champions of Asia, had been invited to play in next year's edition of the continental championship along with 10 South American teams.
"It's a wonderful opportunity. It's really exciting opportunity...