Phoenix rising and Roar after dramatic clash

Brisbane Roar 3-3 Wellington Phoenix by Ben Carey (29/1/23) Above: Paige Satchell tries to work her way past the Brisbane Roar defence. Photo: Wellington Phoenix. Wellington Phoenix staged one of the comebacks of the season against Brisbane Roar on a hot Saturday afternoon. Natalie Lawrence’s team suffered some early setbacks but weathered the storm toContinue reading “Phoenix rising and Roar after dramatic clash”

Pollicina goal defeats Adelaide United

Melbourne City 1-0 Adelaide United By Jonathan Tay (29/1/23) Above: Rhianna Pollicina celebrates after scoring Melbourne City’s winner. Photo: Keep Up. Melbourne City completed the double over an out-of-sorts Adelaide United at AAMI Park, easing to a 1-0 win on Sunday. Rhianna Pollicina’s 55th-minute tally proved the difference in a match that was far moreContinue reading “Pollicina goal defeats Adelaide United”

The Price is right for Wanderers

Western Sydney Wanderers 1-0 Newcastle Jets Report by Johnathan Stack, EXCLUSIVE pitchside photos from Kris Goman at Wanderers Football Park (28/1/23). Above: Olivia Price celebrates her winning goal for Western Sydney Wanderers. Photo: Kris Goman for Impetus. Western Sydney Wanderers moved into the top six of the Liberty A-League courtesy of a scrappy 1-0 winContinue reading “The Price is right for Wanderers”

Canberra handed second successive thrashing by leaders Western United

Canberra United 0-5 Western United by Ryan Miller-Woods (28/1/23) Above: Western United celebrate after yet another goal at McKellar Park today. Photo: Keep Up Western United put on a truly dominant performance against Canberra United at McKellar Park to send the home team to their second 5-0 defeat in as many matches. A brace byContinue reading “Canberra handed second successive thrashing by leaders Western United”

Leicester City’s Aussie recruits can make a difference

By Kieran Yap (27/1/23) Above: Courtney Nevin on international duty. Photo: Football Australia Leicester City’s push for survival in the FAWSL has seen them sign two Australian internationals. Here is what fans can expect from Remy Siemsen and Courtney Nevin. Australia had just lost 3-0 to the USA. Starting in central defence was an 18-year-oldContinue reading “Leicester City’s Aussie recruits can make a difference”

Sydney FC win in nine-goal shoot out over Victory

Melbourne Victory 3-6 Sydney FC By Kieran Yap at AAMI Park (26/1/23). Above: Hat-trick hero Princess Ibini gets a shot away for Sydney FC at Melbourne Victory today. Photo: Keep Up. That was a crazy couple of hours. Nine goals, multiple goalkeeper changes, a hattrick, three penalty kicks, and a ticketing fiasco are the highlightsContinue reading “Sydney FC win in nine-goal shoot out over Victory”

Mackenzie Hawkesby: Hard work brings success

In this week’s Midweek Dub feature, Sydney FC star Mackenzie Hawkesby speaks to us about how the team can overcome two successive Grand Final defeats and the potential for further international opportunities (25/1/23). by Kris Goman Above: Mackenzie Hawkesby in action for Sydney FC this season. Photo: Kris Goman for Impetus. Tomorrow sees Sydney FCContinue reading “Mackenzie Hawkesby: Hard work brings success”

A-League Women News

Ryan Miller-Woods reports on Melbourne Victory and Canberra United’s media conferences, plus news from Sydney FC about an exciting opportunity for girls in New South Wales later this year (25/1/23). Ahead of his side’s match tomorrow against Sydney FC in the ‘Big Blue’, Melbourne Victory head coach Jeff Hopkins told the media that he believesContinue reading “A-League Women News”

Cyera Hintzen: Loving life in Perth

Perth Glory striker Cyera Hintzen speaks exclusively to Ben Gilby about her decision to remain at the club for another year, her love for the city, and what the team need to do to make Finals (23/1/23). Above: Cyera Hintzen battles away for Perth Glory against Western United this season. Photo: Tom McCarthy. Cyera HintzenContinue reading “Cyera Hintzen: Loving life in Perth”

A-League Women Weekly Awards

Each week during the home and away season, Impetus’ writing and photography team covering the A-League Women 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 the Finals, will announce our winners for 2022/23 (23/1/23) Player of the Week:Continue reading “A-League Women Weekly Awards”