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”

Henry, Hopkins & Vidosic on Melbourne Derby plus Smith on Wanderers’ progress

Impetus’ Kieran Yap and Jonathan Tay report on Melbourne Victory and Melbourne City’s media conferences ahead of Sunday’s big derby showdown, whilst Ben Gilby reports on Kat Smith’s thoughts ahead of Western Sydney Wanderers’ game tomorrow with unbeaten Western United (13/1/23). Privitelli back, but Victory face tough test before a punishing schedule by Kieran YapContinue reading “Henry, Hopkins & Vidosic on Melbourne Derby plus Smith on Wanderers’ progress”

A-League Women News

Ben Gilby reports on news from both Melbourne clubs today. City head coach Dario Vidosic offers his thoughts ahead of Sunday’s game with Western Sydney Wanderers, and Victory announce an Irish multi-sport legend as an injury replacement signing (6/1/22) Melbourne City head coach Dario Vidosic confirmed to the media today that Emina Ekic’s injury meansContinue reading “A-League Women News”

A-League Women Previews

Ben Gilby sets the scene for three of this weekend’s Round Nine matches with reports from the media conferences with additional reporting by Ryan Miller-Woods on Wellington Phoenix’s events (5/1/23). Adelaide United v Canberra United Adelaide United’s Dylan Holmes made clear to the media today that her team need to get back to their bestContinue reading “A-League Women Previews”

Impetus 2022 Awards

It’s been another great year for women’s football and eight Impetus writers, Ben Gilby, Johnathan Stack, Ben Carey, Emmanuel Faith, Kieran Yap, Darrell Allen, Nathan Edwards, and Kris Goman highlight their team, player, coach, and unsung hero of the year. In true Impetus style, there are representatives from the top-flight and grassroots levels of the women’s game (30/12/22). Team of the Year: BEN GILBY: England. It’s moreContinue reading “Impetus 2022 Awards”

Jeff Hopkins prepares for the Jets and names his favourite Olympico

Following a win on the road, Melbourne Victory coach Jeff Hopkins spoke to the media about a turbulent week, improved performances, and a rising young midfield star. Kieran Yap was in attendance. (16/12/22) Above: Jeff Hopkins speaking to the media. Photo: Melbourne Victory FC. Melbourne Victory rediscovered their scoring touch against Perth Glory, and JeffContinue reading “Jeff Hopkins prepares for the Jets and names his favourite Olympico”

Confidence High, and Ayres in form as Victory travel to Perth

By Kieran Yap (10/12/22) Above: Melina Ayres in action for Melbourne Victory. Photo: Melbourne Victory. Only goal difference separated Melbourne Victory and Perth Glory last season. The slimmest of margins and a draw between the two sides meant that Melbourne Victory finished fourth and went on to become champions. A month into the current campaignContinue reading “Confidence High, and Ayres in form as Victory travel to Perth”

Privitelli Returns As Victory Search For First Win

Impetus’ Kieran Yap reports on Melbourne Victory’s media conference today with Jeff Hopkins as they prepare to host Wellington Phoenix, with both sides in need of a win (2/12/22). Above: Melbourne Victory’s Lia Privitelli celebrates a goal in 2021/22. Photo: Melbourne Victory It has been a tough start to the season for Melbourne Victory, butContinue reading “Privitelli Returns As Victory Search For First Win”

Jeff Hopkins: Kos Is A Ready Made Replacement

Impetus’ Kieran Yap attended Melbourne Victory’s media conference ahead of the A-League Women’s match against Sydney FC (26/11/22). Above: Melbourne Victory head coach Jeff Hopkins. Photo: Melbourne Victory. It is a sad and familiar feeling for Melbourne Victory fans. Natalie Tathem was injured in Round One once again. The Victory fullback tore her ACL inContinue reading “Jeff Hopkins: Kos Is A Ready Made Replacement”

KK Signs On For Victory In Major Deal

6/11/22 Above: Elise Kellond-Knight (right) in celebratory mood for the Matildas. Photo: ESPN. Melbourne Victory today announced the major signing of Matildas midfielder Elise Kellond-Knight for the 2022/23 A-League Women season. The 32-year-old joins the Club from Swedish top-flight club, Hammarby, and returns to the A-League Women’s competition where she has previously represented Brisbane RoarContinue reading “KK Signs On For Victory In Major Deal”