Matildas' first clash with NZ off limits

May 4, 2011
By Liam FitzGibbon
The start of the Matildas' final build-up for the FIFA women's World Cup will be off limits to the public, with next Thursday's international match against New Zealand to be played behind closed doors.

Australia will face the Football Ferns in two full internationals at Gosford's Bluetongue Stadium on May 12 and May 15, as Tom Sermanni's side finalises preparations for next month's tournament in Germany.

But Football Federation Australia has opted only to offer tickets for the ...

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