W-League expansion: Will it affect Canberra?

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
Updated September 3 2021 - 7:54am, first published 4:19am
The W-League will expand from nine to 12 teams by 2023 in a bid to capitalise on the looming Women's World Cup in Australia. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

The W-League will expand from nine to 12 teams by 2023 in a bid to capitalise on the looming Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, but questions remain on how the new club championship will affect Canberra United.

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Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes

Journalist

Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.