A-League Women Thursday Media Conferences

Ben Gilby reports on today’s events hosted by Adelaide United and Wellington Phoenix (16/3/23). Adelaide United: Stenta: Attacking focus enabled return to form Adelaide United head coach Adrian Stenta told the media today that a specific focus on playing more attacking football was a major contributing factor in the team ending their run of nineContinue reading “A-League Women Thursday Media Conferences”

Milly Clegg: Full of appreciation & positivity amidst her rapid rise

Denise Duffy (DD) grabbed an EXCLUSIVE 1:1 chat with Milly Clegg (MC), Wellington Phoenix’s 17-year-old starlet (15/3/23). Above: Milly Clegg in action for Wellington Phoenix this season. Photo: stuff.co.nz. DD: So just tell us about little Milly. How you became the footballer you are. Where did it all start? MC: So I started when IContinue reading “Milly Clegg: Full of appreciation & positivity amidst her rapid rise”

A-League Women Wednesday Media Conferences

Ryan Miller-Woods reports on Canberra United’s event announcing the retirement of Ellie Brush whilst Ben Gilby reports on Newcastle Jets’ presser with Lauren Allan and Cannon Clough reflecting on how the squad are working to end their losing streak. Plus Perth Glory boss Alex Epakis on righting the wrongs of last week’s result in AdelaideContinue reading “A-League Women Wednesday Media Conferences”

A-League Women Weekly Awards

Each week during the home and away season, Impetus’ writing and photography team covering the competition will nominate a player, coach, and event of the week. We’ll keep a tally of the player and coach votes as the weeks go by, and just before Finals, will announce our winners for 2022/23 (14/3/23). Player of theContinue reading “A-League Women Weekly Awards”

Victory hold on to defeat City and cling to fourth spot

Melbourne Victory 2-0 Melbourne City By Kieran Yap (13/3/23) Above: Melbourne City look to break through in today’s derby. Photo: Melbourne City. Melbourne Victory showed there’s more than one way to win a football match as they held on to defeat Melbourne City 2-0.  It was a crucial three points for Jeff Hopkins’ team. TheyContinue reading “Victory hold on to defeat City and cling to fourth spot”

Hopkins: We have to find a way to adapt

by Ben Gilby (12/3/23) Above: Melbourne Victory head coach Jeff Hopkins, who is excited about the challenge of taking on Melbourne City tomorrow. Image: Melbourne Victory. Melbourne Victory head coach Jeff Hopkins recognises that his team face major challenges ahead after Elise Kellond-Knight’s season-ending injury, but backs them to show the discipline and organisation requiredContinue reading “Hopkins: We have to find a way to adapt”

Honours even between Wanderers and Canberra

Western Sydney Wanderers 1-1 Canberra United by Ryan Miller-Woods (12/3/23) Above: Western Sydney Wanderers celebrate Olivia Price’s goal, but Canberra United would draw level within 10 minutes. Photo: Western Sydney Wanderers. In an incredibly exciting match that flowed end to end, Western Sydney Wanderers and Canberra United each earned a point – a result thatContinue reading “Honours even between Wanderers and Canberra”

Adelaide end winless run in style to dent Perth’s Finals hopes

Adelaide United 2-1 Perth Glory by Kris Goman (11/3/23) Above: Dylan Holmes celebrates after her effort, which went in off of Perth goalkeeper Morgan Aquino, put Adelaide United ahead. Photo: Liberty A-League. Adelaide United ended their nine-match winless run with a superb win over a Perth Glory side who were pushing for Finals football. PerthContinue reading “Adelaide end winless run in style to dent Perth’s Finals hopes”

Taylor rises as the Phoenix defeat Sydney FC

Sydney FC 0-1 Wellington Phoenix By Denise Duffy (11/3/23) Above: Alyssa Whinham (10) victorious over Sydney FC. Photo: @WgtnPhoenixFC Twitter. The bottom-of-the-table Wellington Phoenix put together the most impressive win of their history against top-of-the-table Sydney FC. Kate Taylor’s goal would lead the way to a monumental 1-0 win. Sydney’s quest to stay on topContinue reading “Taylor rises as the Phoenix defeat Sydney FC”

Sensational Connors double shocks Western United

Brisbane Roar 2-0 Western United (11/03/22) By Ben Carey Above: Shea Connors celebrates after scoring her second goal to seal the win for the Roar. Photo: Brisbane Roar. Brisbane Roar pulled off an exciting upset win over league leaders, Western United, on a rainy Saturday afternoon at Perry Park. The Roar were desperate for theContinue reading “Sensational Connors double shocks Western United”