Irish National League Round-Up

Post To Post Sport‘s Ciarán Duffy provides us with his weekly round-up of the action in Ireland’s top domestic league as the competition reaches Round 13 (7/6/22). Above: Emma Doherty en route to her winning goal for Sligo Rovers against Wexford Youths. Photo: James Fallon. Coming up to the midseason break there was plenty of drama in the Women’s NationalContinue reading “Irish National League Round-Up”

Irish National League Round-Up

Impetus is delighted to welcome back Post To Post Sport‘s Ciarán Duffy who will again be providing us with a weekly round-up of the action in Ireland’s top domestic league as the competition reaches Round 12 (30/5/22). Above: Rebecca Cook celebrates as Bohemians clinched a historic win over Peamount United. Photo: Mick O’Shea. We’re atContinue reading “Irish National League Round-Up”

Carla McManus and DLR Waves: Best Season Yet

With the FAI Women’s National League season concluding last weekend, Impetus sponsored striker Carla McManus of DLR Waves, who finished in fourth place in Ireland’s top tier – their best-ever finish – reviewed her season with Ben Gilby and looked ahead to 2022. Above: Carla jumps for joy after scoring for DLR Waves earlier thisContinue reading “Carla McManus and DLR Waves: Best Season Yet”

Cork City Women: Building For A Bright Future

Paul Farrell, the first team manager of Cork City WFC spoke to Impetus editor Ben Gilby about the club’s history, the current campaign, and their hopes for the future. Photo: Cork City celebrate in the FAI WNL this season. Photo: Salem Photos. Cork City’s women’s team has been active now for about 11 years. PaulContinue reading “Cork City Women: Building For A Bright Future”

The Case For More Game Time For ‘Old’ Young Matildas

Kieran Yap analyses Australia’s 3-2 desperately disappointing 3-2 loss to the Republic of Ireland and shows how the Young Matildas class of 2019 are starting to make their mark in the senior side. He also argues that less game time in upcoming friendlies for Sam Kerr will be to everyone’s benefit in the future. Above:Continue reading “The Case For More Game Time For ‘Old’ Young Matildas”

Irish Women’s Club Football To Be Shown Free To Air

Above: Players from DLR Waves, Cork City, Peamount United and Shelbourne lining up with TG4 ahead of free to air broadcast of the FAI Women’s National League. Photo: @LOIWomen In what will be a first for the League – which was established in 2011 – a national broadcaster will show four League games free-to-air overContinue reading “Irish Women’s Club Football To Be Shown Free To Air”

Australia Announce Squad For Ireland Friendly

Above: The Matildas group are coming back together later this month. Photo: Football Australia. Matildas Head Coach Tony Gustavsson today announced the finalised 25‑player squad to take on the Republic of Ireland on 22 September 2021 at Tallaght Stadium, Dublin.    The September training camp and international friendly marks the beginning of a new international cycle thatContinue reading “Australia Announce Squad For Ireland Friendly”

Irish Women’s National League Round-Up

Impetus’ Abi Ticehurst rounds up all the action from Week Twenty of the FAI Women’s National League as the top three of the table gets ever tighter. Above: Cork City celebrate Nathalie O’Brien’s goal against Shelbourne. Photo: Salem Photos. Cork City 1-3 Shelbourne Shels will have had one eye on the Peamount United v WexfordContinue reading “Irish Women’s National League Round-Up”

Irish Women’s National League Round-Up

Abi Ticehurst updates us with all the action from Round Nineteen in the FAI WNL as Shelbourne gained a vital win to close the gap on Peamount United at the top and Bohemians involved in a hugely important match in the context of the lower reaches of the table. Above: Treaty United goal scorer Jenna SlatteryContinue reading “Irish Women’s National League Round-Up”

Wexford Youths: Successful Past And A Bright Future

Wexford Youths are the most successful club the FAI Women’s National League’s history and are enjoying another great season this time round. The club’s media officer Ronan McCarthy spoke to Impetus editor Ben Gilby about the club, its development and their aims. Photo above: Wexford Youths. Wexford Youths are one of the most successful teamsContinue reading “Wexford Youths: Successful Past And A Bright Future”