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Sam Kerr opens up about bond with brother

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.
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.
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.
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.

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.

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Australia, Qatar set as '20 Copa America guests

Alejandro Moreno and Ross Dyer dive into the opening fixtures of the 2019 Copa America and share their predictions for who will lift the cup.

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+).

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Australia keen to take 2020 Copa America chance

After being stripped of Brazil's captaincy, Stewart Robson feels Neymar is far too selfish and "a showman" to ever have been named captain. Domestic ID:

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...

Spiranovic credits Popovic for Socceroos recall

Matthew Spiranovic
Matthew Spiranovic will be looking to add to his 35 caps when the Socceroos take on South Korea on Friday.

Experienced defender Matthew Spiranovic believes his first Socceroos call-up in two years justifies his decision to reunite with Tony Popovic at Perth Glory.

The 30-year-old played under Popovic at the Western Sydney Wanderers from 2013-15 before an injury-plagued stint in China which led to him losing his place in the national team.

Lured to Perth by his former coach last June, Spiranovic first regained his fitness and then became a mainstay in the Glory's dominant A-League Premiers Plate-winning...