'Amazing': Sam Kerr and the rest of social media reacts to Westfield W-League news

The Westfield W-League is set for a season like no other following Football Federation Australia's exciting announcement that fans will have the chance to watch every match of the upcoming campaign.

Thursday's draw release brought with it the game-changing move that each fixture will be broadcast or streamed live on FOX SPORTS, SBS VICELAND and the My Football Live app.

Along with the introduction of Thursday Night Football, which will see primetime games on FOX SPORTS and the My Football Live app, the news has been greeted with a huge response on social media.

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Australian footballers past and present warmly welcomed the increased showcase for women's football.

The revelation also captured the attention of retired cricketer Lisa Sthalekar, who praised it as a major boost.

Fans have been calling for more chances to tune in and will now be able to access all 54 regular season matches plus each of the three Finals Series games.

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And the buzz is certainly being felt over at FOX SPORTS, who will show all 57 matches live, including 13 in the Thursday Night Football timeslot.

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This article was originally published on the Westfield W-League website.