WSL Special

This weekend, Impetus covered two WSL matches. Ben Phillips was pitchside at Victoria Road as West Ham United hosted Arsenal to provide us with a photo gallery, and Nathan Edwards was in the press box for Aston Villa’s home game with Brighton and Hove Albion (6/2/23). Above: A battle for possession between West Ham UnitedContinue reading “WSL Special”

Could Chelsea’s lack of depth impact trophy hunt?

by Dean Mears Above: Chelsea have a lot to work out over the coming months. Photo: 90min In the summer of 2022, Chelsea Women brought in six new signings ahead of the defence of their third consecutive league title. Their unspoken main goal, however, has always been to win the Champions League. In the finalContinue reading “Could Chelsea’s lack of depth impact trophy hunt?”

Jonas Eidevall on Arsenal’s Transfer Window travails

by Ben Phillips (3/2/23) Above: Arsenal head coach Jonas Eidevall, who spoke to the media today. Photo: Arsenal Women. Arsenal boss Jonas Eidevall reflected in depth with the media today about his club’s transfer window with the North Londoners failing to land a striker to replace ACL victims Beth Mead and Vivianne Miedema. Eidevall hadContinue reading “Jonas Eidevall on Arsenal’s Transfer Window travails”

Leicester City’s Aussie recruits can make a difference

By Kieran Yap (27/1/23) Above: Courtney Nevin on international duty. Photo: Football Australia Leicester City’s push for survival in the FAWSL has seen them sign two Australian internationals. Here is what fans can expect from Remy Siemsen and Courtney Nevin. Australia had just lost 3-0 to the USA. Starting in central defence was an 18-year-oldContinue reading “Leicester City’s Aussie recruits can make a difference”

Is forcing clubs to invest the only way to ensure equal opportunities?

by Dean Mears (26/1/23) Above: Referee Neil Hair talks to Chelsea head coach Emma Hayes amidst the farcical situation at Kingsmeadow on Sunday. Photo: Mirror. Lunchtime on Sunday 22nd January, and what the world saw highlighted a shocking lack of investment in the top flight of the women’s club game in England. Chelsea, one ofContinue reading “Is forcing clubs to invest the only way to ensure equal opportunities?”

Manchester United announce Riviere signing

21/1/23 Above: Jayde Riviere in action for Canada. Photo: Manchester World. Manchester United Women have announced the signing of 21-year-old Canadian international defender Jayde Riviere on a contract running until the end of the 2024/25 season. Riviere made her full international debut at just 16 years old and has since gone on to make 36Continue reading “Manchester United announce Riviere signing”

Super League Media Conferences

Johnathan Stack and Rachel Lara Cohen joined the Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur media conferences as Gareth Taylor and Rehanne Skinner looked ahead to battles ahead this weekend (20/1/23). Manchester City: Manchester City are back in WSL action tomorrow as Gareth Taylor’s side takes on Aston Villa at the Academy Stadium. City’s 1-0 win inContinue reading “Super League Media Conferences”

Skinner: Women’s team a “key focus” of Manchester United amidst takeover

Nathan Edwards reports from Manchester United head coach Marc Skinner‘s media conference ahead of their game with Reading on Sunday (19/1/23). Above: Manchester United boss Marc Skinner, who spoke to the media yesterday. Photo: Manchester United Women. Marc Skinner still believes Manchester United women will remain a “key focus” despite the rumours of new ownershipContinue reading “Skinner: Women’s team a “key focus” of Manchester United amidst takeover”

Last gasp Kerr saves point for Chelsea at Arsenal

Arsenal 1-1 Chelsea by Darrell Allen at The Emirates Stadium. EXCLUSIVE photos from Hannah Parnell pitchside at The Emirates (16/1/23) Above: Sam Kerr makes her point to the Arsenal fans after scoring a late, late leveller at The Emirates. Photo: Hannah Parnell for Impetus. Big Crowd, Big Performance Arsenal are making a habit of thisContinue reading “Last gasp Kerr saves point for Chelsea at Arsenal”

Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur Photo Gallery

Suvadeep Biswas was at The Bescot Stadium for Impetus to capture the best of the action as Lionesses stars Jordan Nobbs and Beth England made their debuts for their new clubs (15/1/23) Above: Combative action between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur yesterday. Photo: Suvadeep Biswas for Impetus.