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No maternity policy leaves Football Australia with 'ad hoc' approach to two new mums in Matildas, says PFA

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
Updated December 10 2021 - 1:35am, first published December 5 2021 - 6:30pm
The Matildas and A-League Women players still do not have maternity policies in place. Picture Max Mason-Hubers

Football Australia has been applying 'ad hoc approaches' to new mums in the Matildas in the absence of a maternity policy, says the players union, but FA insists implementing a policy remains a priority.

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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.