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Canberra United loss in W-League spurs on Michelle Heyman with Matildas

Lee Gaskin Canberra United striker Michelle Heyman has all the motivation she needs for her busy international schedule.

Trudy Burke ready to keep the faith for Canberra in W-League

Lee Gaskin It's only her third appearance in the W-League, but Canberra United goalkeeper Trudy Burke says she's ready to fill the gloves of Matildas representative Lydia Williams today.

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W-League: Premiership crowns Canberra United's late-season fightback

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 09:  Caitlin Munoz (C) of United celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the round 12 W-League match between Sydney FC and Canberra United at WIN Jubilee Stadium on February 9, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin Fifth on the table less than a month ago to league champion - Canberra United's late season rally has been remarkable.

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Defenders key in Canberra United's push for second W-League title

Lee Gaskin Strikers win games, but defenders win championships. That's Canberra United's motto.

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W-League: Sally Shipard 'stoked' as Canberra United comeback looms

Lee Gaskin Canberra United star Sally Shipard will savour every moment of her long-awaited comeback to the field.

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Canberra United remains confident despite W-League road trips

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 08:  Kendall Fletcher of Canberra United and Amy Chapman of Brisbane Roar contest possession during the round four W-League match between Canberra United and the Brisbane Roar at McKellar Park on December 8, 2013 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin They're travelling nearly 13,000 kilometres before the next home game, but Canberra United aren't complaining.

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W-League: Canberra United striker Caitlin Munoz to miss Perth game because of injury

Lee Gaskin Canberra United striker Caitlin Munoz will miss her second straight game with a quad strain.

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W-League: Michelle Heyman backs Canberra United strike partner Stephanie Ochs

Michelle Heyman and Stephanie Ochs.

Lee Gaskin Canberra United striker Michelle Heyman insists her partnership with Stephanie Ochs will only get better.

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ABC dumps live W-League coverage

Canberra United W-League

Lee Gaskin ABC TV has scrapped its live coverage of the W-League in a major blow for the women’s national soccer competition.

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Women's sport

Glass half full: W-League, WNBL upbeat about TV cuts

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Lee Gaskin Television coverage of Australia's two main women's national league competitions has been cut in half, but the sporting organisations affected are confident it will result in increased exposure.

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Belconnen United newcomer Jessie Williams joins unbeaten Canberra women's soccer premiers

Belconnen United recruit Jessie Williams.

Lee Gaskin Belconnen United's new signing Jessie Williams is aiming to press her claims for a W-League call-up.

Canberra soccer controversy: Ray Junna says he never quit ACTAS coaching role

Former ACTAS and Canberra United coach Ray Junna.

Lee Gaskin Former ACTAS women's football coach Ray Junna says he did not quit his position, but Capital Football is adamant he tendered his resignation when he applied for an...

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Canberra United's Raeanne Dower takes ACT Academy of Sport role

Lee Gaskin Canberra United's Raeanne Dower will spend the W-League off-season working with the region's next generation of stars.

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Injured Ashleigh Sykes not a happy camper for Matildas

Sport.  W-League Canberra United vs Brisbane Roar at McKellar Park.  Canberra United player Ashleigh Sykes chases after a loose ball during the Semi Final match.  15 February 2014. Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan

Lee Gaskin Canberra United's Ashleigh Sykes has been ruled out of a Matildas selection camp with concussion.

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Canberra United rewards defenders for impressive season

Lee Gaskin Canberra United custodian Lydia Williams has won the club's player of the year award.

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Georgia Yeoman-Dale adds danger factor to Canberra United bench

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 01:  Georgia Yeoman-Dale of Canberra United in action during the round 11 W-League match between Canberra United and the Newcastle Jets at McKellar Park on February 1, 2014 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin Canberra United livewire Georgia Yeoman-Dale is making up for lost time in the team's charge to the W-League title.

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Canberra United star Sally Shipard won't risk more knee damage

Lee Gaskin Canberra United star Sally Shipard will err on the side of caution in her bid to return to the W-League this season.

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Canberra United vow to take revenge on Lady Reds

Lee Gaskin Canberra United goalkeeper Lydia Williams has declared ''it's time for revenge'' against Adelaide United.

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Sally Shipard to return as Canberra United juggles busy schedule

Lee Gaskin Canberra United will consider rotating its squad to cope with a busy schedule of three games in six days, including having star midfielder Sally Shipard available for the first time this season.

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Canberra United goes trophy hunting, but first must bag Brisbane Roar

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Canberra United players Nicole Sykes and Ellie Brush with the 2012 trophy ahead of their semi-final match against Brisbane this weekend.
Filed: Thursday, 13 February 2014 1:22:33 pm 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times

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Lee Gaskin Canberra United is so determined to win the W-League its players refuse to even touch a replica trophy.