Sweden appears to be the European destination for 2013 and not just because of the European Championships due to kick off in June/July of this year.
Nicole Sykes is the latest W-League players off to Sweden | Getty
Perth Glory defender Carys Hawkins has signed with Swedish first division side Umea Sodra FF.
Hawkins, who has been with the Glory since their maiden season and made 39 W-League appearances, is looking forward to playing in a competitive international league and putting a disappointing W-League season behind her.
Perth defender Sweden bound | Getty
The Westfield Matildas have won through to the FIFA Women’s World Cup quarter finals in Germany following their come from behind 2-1 win over Norway in Leverkusen.
Second half goals sees the Australia through | TWG