10 Things We Learnt From Spurs’ Demolition of Brighton

by Rachel Lara Cohen (1/11/22) Above: Celebrations for Spurs during their sensational 8-0 win at Brighton and Hove Albion on Sunday. Photo: Spurs Women. On Sunday, Tottenham Hotspur went on the road and beat Brighton and Hove Albion 8-0. To put that in context: Spurs scored three more goals than they have scored in theirContinue reading “10 Things We Learnt From Spurs’ Demolition of Brighton”

Do Spurs Have An Injury Crisis?

by Rachel Lara Cohen (26/10/22) Above: Injured Tottenham players Kerys Harrop, Esther Morgan, and Rosella Ayane look on as Spurs warm-up on Saturday against Manchester City at Brisbane Road. Photo: Rachel Lara Cohen. On Saturday in the second minute of Tottenham Hotspur’s game against Manchester City on Saturday, Ellie Brazil left the pitch. She wasContinue reading “Do Spurs Have An Injury Crisis?”

Spurs At Brisbane Road: First Impressions of Their New Home

by Rachel Lara Cohen (22/10/22) Above: Tottenham Hotspur take on Liverpool last weekend – their first match at new home Brisbane Road. Photo: Rachel Lara Cohen. On Sunday, four weeks after the start of the season (five weeks after the season was initially scheduled to start), Spurs Women played their first game at their newContinue reading “Spurs At Brisbane Road: First Impressions of Their New Home”

McCabe & Eidevall Ahead Of “Physical” North London Derby

Impetus’ Kris Goman caught up with both Arsenal‘s Katie McCabe and Jonas Eidevall prior to the potentially record-breaking North London derby to be played at The Emirates this afternoon (24/9/22). Above: Katie McCabe – proud of the way Arsenal have built on Euros success to sell over 50,000 tickets for today’s game. Photo: Arsenal Women.Continue reading “McCabe & Eidevall Ahead Of “Physical” North London Derby”

Final Run-Out Ends In Blues Win

Chelsea 2-0 Tottenham Hotspur by Ben Gilby at Kingsmeadow (28/8/22) Above: Chelsea’s Maren Mjelde looks to block Spurs’ Nikola Karczewska at Kingsmeadow this afternoon. Photo: Ben Gilby for Impetus. A Chelsea team without a host of international players overcame Tottenham Hotspur in a largely lacklustre pre-season friendly in the warm late summer sun at Kingsmeadow.Continue reading “Final Run-Out Ends In Blues Win”

Ashleigh Neville’s Exclusion From The England Squad Is A Bad Look

Rachel Lara Cohen highlights the case of Ashleigh Neville, one of the players omitted from the Lionesses’ provisional Euro 2022 squad this week, and argues that the wider ramifications of a national team selected from such a small pool of clubs is far from positive (20/5/22). Above: Ashleigh Neville of Tottenham Hotspur – Rachel believesContinue reading “Ashleigh Neville’s Exclusion From The England Squad Is A Bad Look”

No Jonas, Football Was Not “The Winner”

By Rachel Lara Cohen (9/5/22) Above: Things get tasty in Wednesday night’s North London Derby. Photo: Arsenal WFC. Following the North London Derby at the Emirates, Arsenal Manager Jonas Eidevall, stated that his team beating Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 meant that “football was the winner”. It’s a tired cliché, but there are lots of tired clichésContinue reading “No Jonas, Football Was Not “The Winner””

Foord Masterclass Spurs The Gunners To Vital Win

Arsenal 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur By Darrell Allen at the Emirates Stadium for Impetus (5/5/22) Above: Caitlin Foord gets a shot in at The Emirates last night despite Spurs’ Ashleigh Neville’s attempted block. Photo: Arsenal WFC. Arsenal comfortably beat North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday night to set up a finalContinue reading “Foord Masterclass Spurs The Gunners To Vital Win”

FAWSL: Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea Preview

Rachel Lara Cohen‘s detailed look at two FAWSL clashes between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea in five days emphasizes how hugely important in the context of both team’s seasons the games are. Rachel also considers the importance of squad depth in a successful outcome to the matches (22/4/22). Above: Action from Tottenham Hotspur’s game with ArsenalContinue reading “FAWSL: Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea Preview”

Percival Injury: What Does This Mean For Spurs?

Impetus welcomes new contributor Rachel Lara Cohen from the Spurs Women Fansite. In this her first article, she highlights the importance of Ria Percival to Tottenham and ponders what the serious injury that she suffered on international duty means for the Super League side (12/4/22). Above: Ria Percival – a key member of the TottenhamContinue reading “Percival Injury: What Does This Mean For Spurs?”