USWNT veterans 'redefining' how long athletes can play (1:29)
How the Olympic delay helps Alex Morgan and the USWNT (1:27)
Carli Lloyd: Postponing the Olympics 'the right thing to do' (1:23)
Photo by Federico Pestellini/Panoramic/Icon Sportswire
84dGraham Hays

Pugh left off USWNT's Olympic qualifying roster

The USWNT roster for the CONCACAF Women's Olympic qualifying includes 18 of 23 players who helped the American team win the 2019 World Cup.

Glyn Kirk/AFP/GettyImages
3yVivek Chaudhary

Scotland, Wales refuse to back Team GB

The issue of a Team GB side participating at future Olympics was raised again in September when representatives of the four home nations discussed it.

Alexander Hassenstein - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images
4yPA Sport

Infantino allays Team GB Olympic fears

Infantino has allayed fears England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland could have their individual identities revoked if they were to unite.

Pedro Vilela/Getty Images

Stajcic: Matildas are Aust sporting greats

Alen Stajcic has described the Matildas' Olympics QF loss to Brazil as one of the most courageous efforts he has seen in Australian sport.

ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images

Matildas settling into Olympic camp

The magnitude of the Olympic campaign that awaits them beginning to the Australian women's football team as they settle into their Sao Paulo camp.

Quinn Rooney/Getty Images

De Vanna to captain Matildas at Olympics

Lisa De Vanna and Clare Polkinghorne will lead the Matildas to the Rio Olympics after being named co-captains of Australia's 18-strong football squad.

Masashi Hara/Getty Images
4yStephanie Brantz

Brantz: Williams reflects on Sorry Day

Lydia Williams is proud of her Australian indigenous roots as she continues to write her name into women's football history, writes Stephanie Brantz.

Koji Watanabe/Getty Images

Matildas millennial eyes Olympic call-up

Matildas teenager Ellie Carpenter has improved so much Alen Stajcic says she's lapped her teammates as she jostles for an unlikely ticket to Rio.

5yPA Sport

FA scrap Team GB for Rio 2016

The Football Association has scrapped plans to field Great Britain men's and women's football teams at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Glyn Kirk/AFP/GettyImages

SFA against FA's idea for Team GB sides

The FA had originally ruled out entering teams in Rio de Janeiro, but has now written to the Scottish, Northern Irish and Welsh associations informing them of its intentions and asking if they would like to take part.