What does the Matildas loss to Nigeria mean?

Renee Valentine
Updated July 27 2023 - 11:12pm, first published 10:20pm

While all the questions around their first World Cup game were centred around how the Matildas would cope without Sam Kerr, the narrative of the second turned to a matter of depth.

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Renee Valentine

Renee Valentine

Journalist, Newcastle Herald

Renee Valentine is a sports journalist with more than 20 years of experience in Newcastle. She is passionate about increasing the visibility of sportswomen in the media. Got a sports story, email Renee at

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