Four reasons to be at the Women’s Derby

Women’s football is riding a wave of unprecedented excitement and momentum following the record-breaking FIFA Women’s World Cup.

This Saturday, the Liberty A-League season kicks off with a bang as Sydney FC Women face their rivals, Western Sydney Wanderers, at the iconic Allianz Stadium.

Here are four reasons why you can’t miss this blockbuster opening clash:

1 – Continue the World Cup Hype

Fresh off the heels of the exhilarating FIFA Women’s World Cup, the Women’s game is back, and it’s bigger and better than ever! The Liberty A-League boasts an array of past and present Matildas, along with a rising generation of exceptional talent.

Players like Indiana Dos Santos, who represented the Matildas at the junior level, will dazzle the pitch in Sydney FC colors. Join us to relive the electrifying atmosphere of the World Cup and witness the incredible talent on display.

2 – Matildas’ star Cortnee Vine

Prepare to be inspired by Cortnee Vine! She’s the Matilda who etched her name into Australian footballing history with the winning penalty that secured Australia’s Semi Final spot in the FIFA Women’s World Cup. She’s back with Sydney FC for another exciting season, rejecting offers from overseas to continue her football journey with the club. Cortnee Vine is a beacon of inspiration for people of all ages and genders, and you can witness her remarkable skills firsthand this Saturday at Allianz Stadium. Don’t miss the opportunity to see this star in action.

Cortnee Vine celebrates scoring the winning penalty against France in the FIFA Women’s World Cup Quarter Final.

3 – Cheer on the Champions

If you’re new to women’s football in Australia, you’re in for a treat. Sydney FC Women are the reigning Champions and Premiers, having clinched both titles last season. Their domination was sealed with a resounding 4-0 victory in the Grand Final, witnessed by a record-breaking domestic crowd. Sydney FC has been a powerhouse since the league’s inception in 2008, and with their impressive roster this season, they’re set to continue their reign. Make sure you’re there on Saturday to support the champions as they begin their quest for another thrilling campaign.

Sydney FC celebrating being crowned the 2022/23 Champions.

4 – The Sydney Derby rivalry

There’s no better way to kick off the season than with a thrilling Sydney Derby! When Sydney FC and the Western Sydney Wanderers take to the pitch, it’s not just a match, it’s a clash for the ultimate bragging rights! The Sydney Derby is a spectacle that encapsulates the essence of rivalry, filled with awe-inspiring goals and unforgettable moments.

As the Liberty A-League season kicks off this Saturday at Allianz Stadium, it’s a chance to be part of a historic moment for Australian women’s football. Come and be part of the excitement, inspiration, and thrill that awaits you at this extraordinary match. Sydney FC Women vs. Western Sydney Wanderers promises to be an unmissable event that captures the essence of women’s football’s rise in Australia. Be there to witness history in the making!

Match Details

Sydney FC v Western Sydney Wanderers
Saturday 14th October 2023
Allianz Stadium, Sydney, NSW
Kick Off: 7:45pm AEDT
Gates Open: 6:45pm AEDT
Broadcast Live: Network 10
Tickets: Click Here