Women's Team

Raso and Kennedy named in Australia's Asian Cup squad

City duo Alanna Kennedy and Hayley Raso have both been named in the Australian squad for the forthcoming AFC Women’s Asian Cup tournament.

The duo have been selected a part of a 25-strong travelling squad by Matildas’ head coach Tony Gustavsson which will gather for a training camp in Dubai next week.

A final squad of 23, which will feature Kennedy and Raso, will then travel out to the tournament which will be staged in India.

Australia are pitted in Group B at the Asian Cup and will play Indonesia, the Philippines, and Thailand on January 21, January 24 and January 27 respectively.