Slater, 58, labelled Australia's 4-0 win over Canada on Monday a 'statement performance' and believes other nations will be looking on with fear - especially given Kerr, who is battling a calf injury, wasn't used off the bench in Melbourne. 'He knows - and now the world knows too - Australia's got a team that can win the World Cup without the star striker,' he wrote.
Former Socceroo Robbie Slater has declared the Matildas can win the World Cup - without superstar striker Sam Kerr. It followed Monday's impressive 4-0 win over a shell-shocked Canada. Read more