SAFC Ladies

Sunderland AFC Ladies

Sunderland Ladies spot on to clinch Continental Tyres Cup quarter-final slot

Sunderland Ladies last night clinched their place in the quarter-finals of the FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup.

Sunderland AFC
Sunderland Ladies skipper Lucy Staniforth. Picture by Frank Reid

Sunderland Ladies determined to show Sheffield steel in cup crunch

Sunderland Ladies could seal their place in the quarter-finals of the FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup when they travel to Sheffield tonight (7.30pm).

Sunderland AFC
Lucy Staniforth

Arsenal Ladies 3 Sunderland Ladies 0: Skipper Lucy Staniforth rues margin of defeat

Sunderland Ladies captain Lucy Staniforth was left disappointed by today’s 3-0 FA WSL1 defeat to Arsenal at Boreham Wood.

Sunderland AFC
Beth Mead

Beth Mead’s message for Arsenal players ahead of clash against her old side

Former Sunderland striker Beth Mead is hoping her new side Arsenal can hit top form under a new manager when the two clubs meet tomorrow.

Sunderland AFC
Sunderland Ladies now play at South Shields' Mariners Park

Sunderland may still get relegation reprieve as they continue talks to find financial backer

Sunderland Ladies could still be playing top flight football next season after working on a “collaborative” future for the club.

Sunderland AFC
Lucy Staniforth.

Sunderland skipper looking for goal boost against Villa

Sunderland Ladies captain Lucy Staniforth is looking for her side to show goalscoring determination at Mariners Park tomorrow.

Sunderland AFC
Sunderland skipper Lucy Staniforth fires home her stunning goal on Saturday night.

Harding hat-trick sinks Sunderland after Staniforth stunner

A Natasha Harding hat-trick saw Liverpool move through the gears in the second half to claim an impressive victory over Sunderland at Mariners Park.

Sunderland AFC
Rachael Laws in action for Sunderland Ladies

Sunderland Ladies-Liverpool: WSL1 point to prove for Black Cats

Sunderland will be highly-motivated to produce the goods against Liverpool tomorrow evening.

Sunderland AFC
Kasia Lipka of Sunderland Ladies.

Sunderland star aiming to celebrate milestone in style against Liverpool

Kasia Lipka is set to reach a special milestone when Sunderland Ladies resume Women’s Super League action this weekend.

Sunderland AFC
Sunderland Ladies take on Chelsea Ladies earlier this season. Picture by Tom Collins

Sunderland Ladies bag bonus point after goalless derby against Durham Women

Sunderland claimed two points from last night’s 0-0 draw at Durham Women in their Women’s Super League’s Continental Tyres Cup group tie.

Sunderland AFC
Sunderland's Victoria Williams in action against Chelsea.

Sunderland skipper fired up for big derby clash

Sunderland Ladies captain Lucy Staniforth is expecting a real battle when they take on local rivals Durham Women tonight.

Sunderland AFC
Kathryn Hill celebrates her goal against Watford. Picture by Susan Gutteridge.

Defender Hill relishing battle in Sunderland derby

Durham Women defender Kathryn Hill is relishing a crack at local rivals Sunderland Ladies tomorrow, writes Mark Donnelly.

Sunderland AFC
Chelsea's Fran Kirby scores a brilliant opener for Chelsea.

Sunderland Ladies succumb to Chelsea power

Chelsea’s power and strength in depth proved too much for Sunderland to handle on Saturday night.

Sunderland AFC
Tori Williams.

Sunderland-Chelsea: Ladies braced for big WSL test

New-look Sunderland Ladies are excited ahead of their new start – though they are braced for the toughest of nights.

Sunderland AFC
Tori Williams in action for Sunderland Ladies against Arsenal ladies

Sunderland Ladies focus on league and are not thinking of relegation

Sunderland Ladies will have their sole focus on becoming a better Women’s Super League 1 side this season – and not be worried by what might happen in 2018.

Sunderland AFC
Keira Ramshaw.

Sunderland Ladies-Chelsea: Lady Black Cats excited by first game at Mariners Park

Head coach Melanie Reay says Sunderland Ladies are excited as they prepare to break new ground on Saturday.

Sunderland AFC
Sunderland's Steph Roche takes on Manchester City's Steph Houghton last season.

Sunderland Ladies will be relegated in FA restructure

Sunderland Ladies will be relegated from the top flight this season - regardless of how they perform on the pitch.

Sunderland AFC
Simona Koren

Sunderland striker Koren seals smash-and-grab win at Reading

Simona Koren pounced to score the only goal of the game as Sunderland opened their FA Women’s Super League campaign with a 1-0 victory at Reading.

Sunderland AFC
Long-serving Sunderland defender Abby Holmes has moved to the Netherland to play.

Sunderland Ladies boss relishing big kick-off at Reading

Melanie Reay says Sunderland Ladies are “looking forward to the challenge” of the new Women’s Super League season.

Sunderland AFC
Lucy Staniforth

Sunderland boss reveals why Lucy Staniforth is right person to lead Ladies forward

Sunderland Ladies start not just a new season tomorrow and a new calendar – but a new era.

Sunderland AFC
Load more