all scores

Australia announces Olympic soccer roster

Tony Feder/Getty Images

The Matildas’ 18-player Olympic squad has been revealed.

Twelve of the 18 players heading to Tokyo are repeat Olympians, including team captain Sam Kerr. The roster also includes six players making their Olympic debut.

Here is the full Australian roster for the 2021 Olympics:


Lydia Williams
Teagan Micah


Alanna Kennedy
Steph Catley
Clare Polkinghorne
Aivi Luik
Ellie Carpenter


Emily van Egmond
Tameka Yallop
Elise Kellond-Knight
Chloe Logarzo
Kyra Cooney-Cross


Sam Kerr
Hayley Raso
Caitlin Foord
Emily Gielnik
Kyah Simon
Mary Fowler

Australia faces stiff competition in the initial group stage in Tokyo. They’ll take on New Zealand, Sweden and the United States in Group G.