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 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 (9/1/23) Player of the Week:Continue reading “A-League Women Weekly Awards”

A-League Women Media Conferences

Impetus’ team of reporters Ben Gilby, Johnathan Stack, and Ryan Miller-Woods review today’s media conferences from Adelaide United, Newcastle Jets, Sydney FC, Wellington Phoenix, and Western United with the head coaches and top players Chelsie Dawber, Mackenzie Hawkesby, and Princess Ibini all speaking (2/12/22). ADELAIDE UNITED: by Ben Gilby Adelaide United attacker Chelsie Dawber spokeContinue reading “A-League Women Media Conferences”

Big Names Sign Up For A-League Women

In one day a vast number of internationals and big-name players have signed for a total of three different A-League Women clubs. Impetus’ Ben Gilby hears from some of the players concerned plus the views of Western United, Sydney FC, and Adelaide United (13/9/22). Above: Chloe Logarzo – a marquee signing for Western United’s inauguralContinue reading “Big Names Sign Up For A-League Women”

Gustavsson Brings In New Faces Ahead Of Spain & Portugal Test

Ben Gilby hears from Australia head coach Tony Gustavsson as he unveils his squad for this months’ two tough matches as well as from newly called-up Sydney FC stars Taylor Ray and Mackenzie Hawkesby (13/6/22). Above: Tony Gustavsson, who has wrung the changes ahead of this month’s challenges against Spain and Portugal. Photo supplied toContinue reading “Gustavsson Brings In New Faces Ahead Of Spain & Portugal Test”

A Vine Time For Sydney In Tassie

Perth Glory 1-3 Sydney FC Above: Cortnee Vine celebrates after scoring against Perth Glory today. Photo: A-League Women. By Ben Gilby (27/2/22) At University of Tasmania Stadium, Launceston, Tasmania. Sydney FC gained an important victory over Perth Glory which puts them back in the driving spot for top spot in the end-of-season ladder. Going intoContinue reading “A Vine Time For Sydney In Tassie”

Dominant Sydney Ease Past Perth

Sydney FC 4-0 Perth Glory By Ben Gilby (9/1/22) With an Exclusive photo gallery from Kris Goman (at bottom of the page) Above: Eyes on the prize – Sydney FC’s Cortnee Vine jumps to win the ball. Photo: Kris Goman. Three goals in the opening 25 minutes ensured that Sydney FC stayed top of theContinue reading “Dominant Sydney Ease Past Perth”

Impetus Achievers Awards

With three games and late drama, Round Five of the A-League Women had plenty to enjoy. Our writing team covering the competition Ben Gilby, Kris Goman, and Kieran Yap are joined this week by Catherine Paquette to hand out our awards for the week (3/1/22). Above: Mackenzie Hawkesby – the choice of Ben, Kris, andContinue reading “Impetus Achievers Awards”

Home Town Hero’s Hat-Trick In Sydney Stroll

Wellington Phoenix 0-5 Sydney FC (30/12/21) By Ben Gilby Above: Sydney FC celebrate after Rachel Lowe put them ahead against Wellington Phoenix today. Photo: Jason McCawley/Getty Images. Sydney FC ran out comfortable winners over Wellington Phoenix to ensure that they will remain top of the table for at least another week as two teams whoContinue reading “Home Town Hero’s Hat-Trick In Sydney Stroll”