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Women's football legend Marta to lead Brazil in two-game series vs. Australia

Marta vs Sweden OLY
Marta is a legend of women's football.

A 17,000-strong crowd at Penrith's Pepper Stadium will be pulling for the Matildas but at least a few in the national team set-up believe a few cheers should be saved for a true superstar of the game.

In their two-game series on Australian soil, Brazil will be led by legendary forward Marta, a five-time World Player of the Year.

Such is her dominance of the women's game, she was voted in the top three for that award for 11 straight years -- a run not even Lionel Messi can match.

While there's debate...


FFA confirms Australia vs. Brazil match in Penrith sold out

Australia will play Brazil in front of a bumper crowd of about 17,000 people this month after their clash at Penrith was announced as a sellout.

The crowds will be the biggest enjoyed by the national women's soccer team on home soil since the Sydney Olympics.

World-beating performances by Alen Stajcic's side, most recently at the Tournament of Nations, have surged public interest in the Matildas.

At the U.S.-based competition last month, Australia beat the world champion hosts, Japan and Brazil --...