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Talking points: Matildas attract record crowd with more than 36,000 fans flocking to US clash

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
Updated December 9 2021 - 4:30am, first published November 27 2021 - 6:00am
Sam Kerr and Tameka Yallop during the warm-up of Saturday's match before their 3-0 loss. Picture: Getty

More than 36,000 fans filled the stands at Olympic Park - a record number - in a nod to the Matildas' growing profile and popularity with Australian fans.

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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.

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