WSW, Canberra United, Newcastle Jets Make Coaching Announcements

18/5/22 Three Liberty A-League Women clubs have this week made head coach-related announcements. Western Sydney Wanderers appointed Kat Smith today for the next two seasons. The AFC/FFA Pro Licence holder comes to Western Sydney after plying her trade at both a domestic and national team level, having held coaching roles within the A-Leagues and MatildasContinue reading “WSW, Canberra United, Newcastle Jets Make Coaching Announcements”

Brisbane Roaring Home As Depleted Jets Crash

Brisbane Roar 4-0 Newcastle Jets Above: Brisbane Roar’s two-goal Shea Connors takes on Newcastle Jets’ Tiana Jaber. Photo: Brisbane Roar. By Kris Goman (7/3/22) Brisbane are coming home strong as they play out their catch-up matches, unfortunately, too late to have any impact on the Finals, but at least restoring some pride to the team.Continue reading “Brisbane Roaring Home As Depleted Jets Crash”

Jets Limp On As Visitors Roar Ahead

Newcastle Jets 1-5 Brisbane Roar Above: Brisbane Roar’s hat-trick hero Larissa Crummer (left) celebrates with Mariel Hecher. Photo: Brisbane Roar. By Kieran Yap (5/3/22) Newcastle renamed the Number Two Sportsground after the record-breaking Cass Davis for their match against Brisbane Roar. The stands were packed and the atmosphere celebratory as the club and community acknowledgedContinue reading “Jets Limp On As Visitors Roar Ahead”

Friday A-League Women Preview

Tomorrow night sees three A-League Women matches as the season reaches its last regular round. Impetus’ Ben Gilby heard from four head coaches – Melbourne Victory’s Jeff Hopkins, Newcastle Jets’ Ash Wilson, Perth Glory’s Alex Epakis, and Wellington Phoenix’s Gemma Lewis. Additionally, there are the views of Perth captain Tash Rigby, Victory defender Brooke Hendrix,Continue reading “Friday A-League Women Preview”

City Keep Premiership Dreams Alive

Melbourne City 2-0 Newcastle Jets Above: Newcastle Jets and Melbourne City battle it out on Tuesday. Photo: Newcastle Jets. By Kieran Yap (2/3/22) Melbourne City has delayed Sydney FC’s premiership celebrations with a 2-0 win over Newcastle Jets. Anything less than three points would have handed to title to Sydney. Rado Vidosic brought Hannah WilkinsonContinue reading “City Keep Premiership Dreams Alive”

Canberra End Home Campaign In Style

Above: A battle for possession at Viking Park yesterday. Photo: Anthony Caffery Photography via Canberra United. Canberra United 3-0 Newcastle Jets By Ben Gilby (26/2/22) Canberra United continued their fine run of results in the final weeks of the season by sweeping Newcastle Jets aside in wet conditions in the national capital. Eleven minutes wereContinue reading “Canberra End Home Campaign In Style”

Points Shared Amidst Yellow Peril

Newcastle Jets 2-2 Western Sydney Wanderers Above: Newcastle Jets’ Ash Brodigan and Jemma House celebrate. Photo: Newcastle Jets. By Kris Goman (19/2/22) This was a hectic game. Considering both teams are out of the finals race, playing for pride is clearly still very important. A loss by either team would create a record they didn’tContinue reading “Points Shared Amidst Yellow Peril”

A-League Women Saturday Previews

Impetus’ Ben Gilby heard from the head coaches from three of the four teams in action on Saturday: Perth Glory’s Alex Epakis, Melbourne Victory’s Jeff Hopkins, and Newcastle Jets’ Ash Wilson. He also hears from Perth Glory midfielder Sarah Cain (18/2/22). Perth Glory head coach Alex Epakis revealed that there were no hesitations whatsoever whenContinue reading “A-League Women Saturday Previews”

Around The A-League Women

Above: Gema Simon looks to escape from Cortnee Vine at Number Two Sportsground last weekend. Photo: Kris Goman for Impetus. Kris Goman is Impetus’ A-League Women photographer. She’s been around several grounds over the past week for us. Here are her superb action shots (17/2/22). Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC: Perth Glory v Melbourne City:

Sydney Seal The Win Amidst Late Drama

Newcastle Jets 0-1 Sydney FC By Kieran Yap (13/2/22) Above: Princess Ibini celebrates after scoring the winning goal. Photo: Sydney FC. In the last game of a massive weekend of football, Sydney FC travelled to play Newcastle Jets. The only team to score against the defending premiers named a full-strength side for the first timeContinue reading “Sydney Seal The Win Amidst Late Drama”