NWSL Weekly Wrap: Round Eight

Impetus welcomes Blaise Ogutu who will be providing us with regular round-ups from all of the best action in the NWSL (21/6/22). Above: Nadia Nadim celebrates her second goal for Racing Louisville at Washington Spirit. Photo: Equalizer Soccer. From Nadia Nadim’s Brace To A Thriller In Carolina: NWSL Round Eight The Juneteenth weekend in theContinue reading “NWSL Weekly Wrap: Round Eight”

Dawber Heads To The USA

6/4/22 Above: Chelsie Dawber in training with Adelaide United. Photo: Adelaide United. Adelaide United forward Chelsie Dawber has signed for National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) outfit Chicago Red Stars. The 22-year-old enjoyed a fantastic A-League 2021/22 campaign, scoring 10 goals in 15 matches, and helped the Reds secure its maiden finals appearance. Dawber joined theContinue reading “Dawber Heads To The USA”

One Step Forward, Three Steps Back

Impetus’ North American correspondent, Catherine Paquette details the quite staggering arrangements for this year’s NWSL Championship Final which has been saddled with arguably the least player and fan friendly kick-off time of any major women’s football match ever. All leagues conclude their season with a team as their champion.  For the National Women’s Soccer LeagueContinue reading “One Step Forward, Three Steps Back”

Notes From North America

Impetus’ North American Women’s Football expert Catherine Paquette brings us up to date with all the action from the NWSL. Above: Washington Spirit celebrate Ashley Sanchez’s winning goal against Orlando Pride. Photo: Washington Post. The past week in the National Women’s Soccer League was an odd one. Racing Louisville and the Chicago Red Stars participated in the inauguralContinue reading “Notes From North America”

The Women’s Cup: Racing Louisville Mixing With The Big Guns

Racing Louisville started playing in the NWSL this year.  The club was built on ambition: the ambition to win, the ambition to raise standards and ultimately the ambition to be the best in the world.  This week they welcomed three of the world’s top teams for The Women’s Cup, proving that their ambition can beContinue reading “The Women’s Cup: Racing Louisville Mixing With The Big Guns”

Major International Club Tournaments Kick-Off

by Catherine Paquette Above: Fans gather for The Women’s Cup. Photo: Dash Photography The upcoming week will see two National Women’s Soccer League clubs host two major invitational women’s cups.  The first, The Women’s International Champions Cup, will be held in Portland, Oregon to crown the world’s best club.  The second, the Women’s Cup, willContinue reading “Major International Club Tournaments Kick-Off”

Notes From North America

Impetus’ North American Women’s Football expert Catherine Paquette brings us up to date with all the action from the NWSL. Above: England star Jodie Taylor who made a big impact for Orlando Pride in the latest round of matches. Photo: Orlando Sentinel. Five National Women’s Soccer League matches were disputed last weekend.  As has been the situation forContinue reading “Notes From North America”

Notes From North America

Impetus’ North American Women’s Football expert Catherine Paquette brings us up to date with all the action from the NWSL both on and off the pitch Above: Fifteen year-old Olivia Moultrie, who made her NWSL debut for Portland Thorns last weekend. Photo: Equaliser Soccer. It has been a busy week and a half in the National Women’s SoccerContinue reading “Notes From North America”

Notes From North America

Impetus’ North American Women’s Football expert Catherine Paquette brings us up to date with all the action from the NWSL. While the previous weekend has been overshadowed by Olympic football, the National Women’s Soccer League continued play in the United States.  After a bye-weekend, Racing Louisville and KC NWSL returned to the field and five matches were played onContinue reading “Notes From North America”

Notes From North America

Impetus’ North American Women’s Football expert Catherine Paquette brings us up to date with all the action from the latest two rounds of the NWSL. It has been a busy two weeks in the National Women’s Soccer League, especially with regards to management.   Gotham FC manager Alyse LaHue was let go on July 9th byContinue reading “Notes From North America”