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 (16/1/23) Player of the Week:Continue reading “A-League Women Weekly Awards”

Canberra Sign International Midfielder

From Canberra United (10/11/22) Above: Canberra United’s new signing Wu Chengshu in action for China. Photo via: Canberra United. Canberra United have signed Chinese international Wu Chengshu for the forthcoming A-League Women season – the first Chinese international to play for the club. Wu, who has appeared for her country in twelve international matches winningContinue reading “Canberra Sign International Midfielder”

Canberra and Jets Add To Squads Ahead of Big Kick-Off

With just over a week to go until the 2022/23 A-League Women season gets underway, we hear of new signings at both Canberra United and Newcastle Jets (9/11/22). Above: Madison McComarsky (28) in action for Wayland Baptist University. Photo: Wayland Baptist University. Canberra United today reported the addition of defender Madison McComasky to their A-LeagueContinue reading “Canberra and Jets Add To Squads Ahead of Big Kick-Off”

City And Adelaide Add Internationals Whilst Canberra Sign Academy Star

4/11/22 Above: Experienced New Zealand international Katie Bowen has signed for Melbourne City. Photo: FIFA. Melbourne City today announced the major signing of New Zealand international Katie Bowen for the 2022/23 A-League Women’s season. A defensive midfielder who is also comfortable playing in the heart of defence, her signing further increases City’s depth as theContinue reading “City And Adelaide Add Internationals Whilst Canberra Sign Academy Star”

Canberra Land Young Canadian Starlet

From Canberra United (24/10/22). Above: Canberra United signing Kennedy Falknor speaking to the media today. Image: Canberra United. Canberra United has today announced the signing of Canadian centre-back Kennedy Faulknor for the 2022/2023 Liberty A-League season. Faulknor, a commanding performer who is currently playing for the UCLA Bruins in the American College system, was theContinue reading “Canberra Land Young Canadian Starlet”

City, Jets, And Canberra Add To Squads

With almost a month to go until the start of the A-League Women season, teams are still building their squads. Impetus’ Ben Gilby hears from new arrivals Julia Grosso, Georgie Worth, and Vesna Milivojevic plus the head coaches of each of the teams concerned (18/10/22). Above: Melbourne City’s new signing Julia Grosso. Graphic: Melbourne City.Continue reading “City, Jets, And Canberra Add To Squads”

Canberra, Western United, And Adelaide United Add Major Names

On another day of announcement of prominent player signings at A-League Women clubs, Impetus’ Ben Gilby hears from Grace Maher, Tyla-Jay Vlajnic, Melinda Barbieri, and Meisha Westland along with the head coaches of each of the teams involved (16/9/22). Above: Grace Maher (right) has signed on for another campaign at Canberra United. Photo: Canberra United.Continue reading “Canberra, Western United, And Adelaide United Add Major Names”

Canberra Lock In Legend Heyman On Two Year Deal

by Ben Gilby (10/8/22) Above: Michelle Heyman (right) in action for Canberra United last season against Brisbane Roar. Photo: Canberra United. Canberra United announced this morning that Michelle Heyman has agreed a two-year marquee deal with the club with will keep her in green up until the conclusion of the 2023/2024 season. Heyman, the Liberty A-LeagueContinue reading “Canberra Lock In Legend Heyman On Two Year Deal”

Trio of A-League Women Signings Announced

Three A-League Women clubs announced player signings today. Impetus‘ Ben Gilby heard from all the players and head coaches involved (27/7/22). Norrie Back At Brisbane Brisbane Roar is delighted to announce the re-signing of its Liberty A-League captain Ayesha Norrie for the 2022/23 season. Norrie will officially rejoin the Roar following the completion of theContinue reading “Trio of A-League Women Signings Announced”

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”