Paige Satchell: Connecting and growing with Wellington Phoenix

In the latest of our weekly Midweek Dub series of interviews with A-League Women players, Wellington Phoenix’s Paige Satchell speaks about her footballing journey, experiences in Europe, and her pride at being able to represent her country’s first professional women’s team (1/2/23). Above: Paige Satchell (right) in action for Wellington Phoenix in their first-ever gameContinue reading “Paige Satchell: Connecting and growing with Wellington Phoenix”

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 (30/1/23). Player of the WeekContinue reading “A-League Women Weekly Awards”

Phoenix rising and Roar after dramatic clash

Brisbane Roar 3-3 Wellington Phoenix by Ben Carey (29/1/23) Above: Paige Satchell tries to work her way past the Brisbane Roar defence. Photo: Wellington Phoenix. Wellington Phoenix staged one of the comebacks of the season against Brisbane Roar on a hot Saturday afternoon. Natalie Lawrence’s team suffered some early setbacks but weathered the storm toContinue reading “Phoenix rising and Roar after dramatic clash”

Phoenix overcome tough week full of positivity for Brisbane test

by Denise Duffy, Impetus New Zealand correspondent (26/1/23). Above: Mackenzie Barry speaking to the media today. Image: Wellington Phoenix. It’s been a big week for Wellington Phoenix. They recorded their first win of the season on Sunday afternoon against Canberra United and several in the squad battled the United States Women’s National Team not justContinue reading “Phoenix overcome tough week full of positivity for Brisbane test”

A guide to how to be a fan when your team isn’t winning

Denise Duffy is a big fan of Wellington Phoenix in the A-League Women. It’s been a challenging time for all sorts of reasons since the ‘Nix’ entered the competition at the start of the 2021/22 season. Here she offers advice to fellow fans on what to do when your team is finding life tough (24/1/23).Continue reading “A guide to how to be a fan when your team isn’t winning”

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

Nix to take on Sydney FC in Auckland

by Denise Duffy, New Zealand correspondent (22/1/23) Above: North Harbour Stadium, where Wellington Phoenix will host Sydney FC next month. Photo: Auckland Stadiums. Wellington Phoenix have announced that their women’s team will be playing their A-League Women round 15 match against Sydney FC at North Harbour Stadium in Auckland / Tāmaki Makaurau’s, New Zealand onContinue reading “Nix to take on Sydney FC in Auckland”

Phoenix take flight with stunning win

Wellington Phoenix 5-0 Canberra United By Kieran Yap Above: Wellington Phoenix celebrate their fourth goal against Canberra United. Photo: Keep Up. “It really has been coming for us,” said Chloe Knott after Wellington Phoenix’s 5-0 defeat of Canberra United. It is safe say that very few people outside of the club could have predicted it.Continue reading “Phoenix take flight with stunning win”

A-League Women Media Conferences

Ahead of this weekend’s matches, Ben Gilby, Denise Duffy, and Ryan Miller-Woods report the views of head coaches and players around the A-League Women (21/1/23). Adelaide United by Ben Gilby Adelaide United host Melbourne Victory tomorrow with head coach Adrian Stenta determined that his side will end their winless run which stretches to four matches.Continue reading “A-League Women Media Conferences”

Perth Glory v Wellington Phoenix post-match special & Photo Gallery

Ben Gilby reports on both head coaches media conferences and Tom McCarthy delivers top quality photo action from the game Macedonia Park (15/1/23). Above: Perth Glory’s Cyera Hintzen (right) battles with Wellington Phoenix’s Mackenzie Barry. Photo: Tom McCarthy. Perth Glory head coach Alex Epakis was very much of the “glass half full” mood when reflectingContinue reading “Perth Glory v Wellington Phoenix post-match special & Photo Gallery”