By Andrew Howe​ and Greg Werner

The companion volume to the Encyclopedia of Socceroos by Andrew Howe (published in May 2018), this is a 100,000-word, 200-page Encyclopedia.


Just like the Socceroos version, it is more than 25 years in the making by statistician Andrew Howe, who has meticulously gathered and maintained records of every match played by every woman selected for the Matildas, complemented by the work of Greg Werner from The Grassroots Football Project.
It gives the cap number of every player, the number of games played, goals scored, match listing and a concise biography of each player.
The Encyclopedia of Matildas is set-out in an easy-to-follow structure, with photographs where available. It is a ‘must have’ guide for any fan of the game and is a wonderful addition to the library of every Matildas’ supporter and fan of women's football. 

Andrew Howe has been Australia’s premier football statistician since the 1990s. His stats, facts and historical analyses are relied upon by Football Federation Australia, Professional Footballers Australia, official broadcaster FOX Sports and all media. He is the author of the annual media guide for the A-League; before that, the national soccer league, and is the ‘go-to’ man for official stats and data. Read more here.


Greg Werner has been involved in the game since he began playing more than 50 years ago. He began the Grassroots Football Project on Facebook in 2014 and then via a bespoke website in 2016. Read more here.

Encyclopedia of Matildas

  • Format:  Hardcover 

    Published:  May 2019

    ISBN:  978-0-6481333-8-4

    Weight: 1.1kg

    Size:  A4

    Pages:  200

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