Dawber Heads To The USA

6/4/22 Above: Chelsie Dawber in training with Adelaide United. Photo: Adelaide United. Adelaide United forward Chelsie Dawber has signed for National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) outfit Chicago Red Stars. The 22-year-old enjoyed a fantastic A-League 2021/22 campaign, scoring 10 goals in 15 matches, and helped the Reds secure its maiden finals appearance. Dawber joined theContinue reading “Dawber Heads To The USA”

Impetus Achievers Awards

Round 12 of the A-League Women saw some huge games in the Finals race as well as clashes between sides looking to pull away from the lower reaches of the table. Our writing team for the competition. Ben Gilby, Kris Goman, and Kieran Yap highlight who caught their eyes this week (21/2/22). PLAYER OF THEContinue reading “Impetus Achievers Awards”

Friday A-League Women Previews

Ahead of Friday’s two A-League Women matches, Impetus’ Ben Gilby heard from the camps of three of the four teams in action. Above: Adelaide United striker Chelsie Dawber speaking to the media this week. Photo supplied to Impetus by: Adelaide United. ADELAIDE UNITED: Adelaide United‘s in-form striker Chelsie Dawber spoke of her delight to returnContinue reading “Friday A-League Women Previews”

Impetus Achievers Awards

Round Nine of the Liberty A-League Women saw four games and 17 goals. Our writing team that covers the competition Ben Gilby, Kieran Yap, and Kris Goman announce who impressed them most this week (1/2/22). PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Kris: Adelaide United’s Chelsie Dawber. She scored two goals and nearly got an assist as wellContinue reading “Impetus Achievers Awards”

Double Delight For Dawber Adds To Wanderers’ Woe

Western Sydney Wanderers 0-3 Adelaide United Words and Pictures by Kris Goman, pitchside at Marconi Stadium (29/1/22) Above: Western Sydney Wanderers and Adelaide United battle it out in the penalty box on Friday night. Photo: Kris Goman for Impetus. A disappointing outing on a gorgeous balmy Sydney night for Wanderers fans as Adelaide handed theContinue reading “Double Delight For Dawber Adds To Wanderers’ Woe”

Reds Get Season Firing

Canberra United 1-3 Adelaide United By Kieran Yap (8/1/22) Above: Adelaide United celebrate after sealing a second straight win which renews their hopes of a first Finals place. Photo: A-League Women. Canberra United hosted Adelaide United in their second game in three days. The home side had fought out a tough but exciting draw withContinue reading “Reds Get Season Firing”

First Impressions

England-based women’s football writers Lucy Fuller, Allie Coker, and Darrell Allen watched an A-League Women’s match over the festive period for either the first time or the first time in a few years. Here’s what they made of the action (3/1/22). Above: Perth Glory’s Cyera Hintzen (left) and Adelaide United’s Matilda McNamara battle it outContinue reading “First Impressions”

Red Hot Dawber’s Brace Seals Win

Adelaide United 4-2 Perth Glory By Ben Gilby (1/1/22) Above: Perth Glory’s Gemma Craine (left) tangles with Adelaide United’s Nanako Sasaski. Photo: Perth Glory. Adelaide United sent Perth Glory to their first defeat of the season in a match that swung one way then the other in humid conditions at Coopers Stadium. Reds head coachContinue reading “Red Hot Dawber’s Brace Seals Win”