Matildas coach Alen Stajcic has described the inaugural Cup of Nations as the "perfect" preparation for next year's World Cup.
The Matildas will meet Argentina, South Korea and New Zealand on home soil in late February as part of their build-up to France.
The mini-tournament will feature three double-headers at Jubilee Stadium in Sydney, Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane and AAMI Park in Melbourne.
"For me it's perfect -- different styles of play," Stajcic said on Tuesday.
It is a major piece of the puzzle...