Scotland qualified for the Women's World Cup for the first time in the country's history with a 2-1 victory over Albania on Tuesday.
The Matildas will return to action on home soil in November with matches against Chile in Penrith and Newcastle.
Spain and Japan will play in the final of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup after winning their semi-finals in France on Monday evening.
England, Japan, Spain and hosts France take to the field today in search of a FIFA Women's Under-20 World Cup final spot.
South Africa will look to add the FIFA Women's World Cup to their hosting records, according to football boss Danny Jordaan.
Matildas forward Sam Kerr lifted her star power another level by scoring the goal which booked Australia's spot in next year's Women's World Cup.
Matildas veteran Lisa De Vanna has her sights set on making it to a fourth World Cup, and she doesn't want to come away empty-handed.
The Falconets have been pitted against Germany, China and Haiti in the 2018 Women's World Cup.
Australia proved to be among the best teams in the world in 2017, but the star striker said they're still being snubbed, especially by European foes.
Australian football's stakeholders will fund the Women's World Cup bid themselves if the money is not forthcoming from the federal government.
Australia striker Sam Kerr admits that lifting the 2017 AFC Award for Women's Player of the Year is the icing on the cake of a wonderful 12 months.
Melissa Lawley scored her first senior goal and Nikita Parris hit a double as England Women thrashed Kazakhstan Women 5-0.
As the FFA prepares to vote on the future of Australian football this week, what ramifications would a FIFA intervention have on the women's game?
National team boss Alen Stajcic sat down for an exclusive chat with ESPN FC to talk about the Matildas' unprecedented wave of success and popularity.
The Football Association plan to name Mark Sampson's permanent successor as England Women manager by the end of the year.
Four key executives from the FA did not fare well under parliamentary scrutiny as the group were questioned over the Mark Sampson debacle.
The team refused to play a friendly against Netherlands last month in protest over pay and conditions.