Women's World Cup

Australia call on youth

June 9, 2011
Australia have called on a young squad - at an an average age of just 22 - to take part in the Women's World Cup in Germany.

Injury and retirement sees a number of key names from China 2007 miss out, with Kate Gill, Sarah Walsh and Thea Slatyer all recently succumbing to knee injuries to miss out on Germany.

"We have a lot of pace and mobility, and we also have a lot of good footballers in this group," Australia coach Tom Sermanni told FIFA.com. "The negative of our youthful ...

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