The World Football Programme, on 107.9FM Radio Fremantle for Saturday August 19, 2023.
Penny Tanner Hoath and Jim Webb are your studio team this Saturday for what’s happening in the local and national football space.
Jim Webb – ‘Pick it out of the net’ wrap of what’s topical in the local news and social media. Matches that matter and upcoming finals.
Hayley Roach, Lost Lioness. England advance to the WWC Final with a crushing defeat of Australia. England are ranked 4 and Australia 10. Where do Australia need to develop and where did England dominate.
Alex Epakis, Perth Glory Coach. Squad updates and news for the women.
A-League Men news – season start, membership news, squad updates.
David Templeman, WA Minister for Sport. What were the metrics for the WWC landing in Perth? What is the imprint on local football after FIFA left town? The Matildas visit in October for the Olympic qualifiers (v Iran, Philippines and Chinese Taipei). Will our WWC Matildas be here in full force with their international seasons underway? Will we play at HBF or Optus Stadium?
Robbie Thomson, WWC match commentator. Third and fourth place playoff (Sweden and Australia), outstanding performers and metrics. Tip for the final!