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England coach reacts to Sunderland Ladies' Super League omission

England Women boss Phil Neville has expressed his sadness at Sunderland Ladies' omission from the FA's new-look Women's Super League
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Lucy Staniforth has been handed an England call-up

Sunderland Ladies skipper earns England call-up

Sunderland Ladies captain Lucy Staniforth has been handed a first England senior call-up.
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Stewart Donald confirms Sunderland Ladies to appeal against demotion

Stewart Donald has described Sunderland Ladies as “an important part of our Sunderland family” after confirming the club is appealing against their demotion.

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FA chief reveals why Sunderland were snubbed from women's restructure

Baroness Sue Campbell has revealed why Sunderland were denied a place in the FA's revamped Women's Super League.

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New Sunderland owner vows to investigate ladies set-up after FA decision

Stewart Donald has reassured supporters of Sunderland Ladies that he will investigate the set-up of the club.

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'Absolutely devastated' - reaction after Sunderland Ladies lose top flight status

A former Sunderland Ladies chief says he is “absolutely devastated” after the club was denied a place in the top two tiers of the women’s game next season.
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Sunderland Ladies face uncertain future after losing FA Women’s Super League status

Sunderland Ladies face an uncertain future after they were not awarded a place in the top two tiers of the new-look women’s pyramid.

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Revealed! The £424,000 loss that leaves Stewart Donald with decision to make over Sunderland Ladies’ future

Sunderland Ladies have released their financial accounts for 2016/17 – and they pose a big decision for Stewart Donald to make.

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Sunderland Ladies (red/white) take control against Yeovil Ladies at Mariners Park today. Picture by Kevin Brady

Sunderland Ladies climb two places with come-from-behind victory on final day of the WSL season

Two goals in the space of five minutes allowed Sunderland Ladies to come from behind to beat Yeovil Town Ladies 2-1 in today’s final game of the FA Women’s Super League 1 season.

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Sunderland's Kylla Sjoman takes on Arsenal's Beth Mead in the midweek defeat.

Sunderland skipper warns against complacency in final game of season

Sunderland Ladies captain Lucy Staniforth is taking nothing for granted when they host bottom side Yeovil in the final game of the FA WSL1 season on Sunday.

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Sunderland Ladies keeper Rachael Laws goes up to take down a cross under pressure against Arsenal Ladies last night. Picture by Frank Reid

Sunderland Ladies skipper Lucy Staniforth blasts ‘rubbish’ performance against Arsenal

Former Sunderland Ladies striker Beth Mead came back to haunt the Black Cats as Arsenal Ladies claimed a 2-0 Women’s Super League 1 win at Mariners Park last night.

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Sunderland Ladies defender Rachel Pitman

Sunderland Ladies take positives out of defeat as Chelsea close in on WSL title

Sunderland Ladies defender Rachel Pitman took plenty of positives out of Saturday night’s 2-1 defeat at Chelsea, who are one win away from landing the WSL title.

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Sunderland Ladies 0 Reading Women 2: Former player Rachel Furness kills off Wearsiders in quickfire fashion

Sunderland Ladies’ disappointing run in the Women’s Super League 1 continued yesterday as clinical visitors Reading secured a 2-0 victory at Mariners Park.

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Victoria Williams. Picture by Frank Reid

Sunderland Ladies defender Williams eager to make life tough for Reading

Sunderland Ladies hope to take the positives from last week’s defeat into a tough WSL1 match tomorrow.

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Sunderland Ladies' Lucy Staniforth (red/white) battles against Bristol City at Mariners Park on Saturday. Picture by Tim Richardson

Sunderland Ladies hit by Bristol City setback in WSL1

Sunderland Ladies’ winless WSL1 run reached five matches with Saturday’s 2-1 defeat to Bristol City Women at Mariners Park.

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Sunderland Ladies' skipper, Lucy Staniforth

Sunderland Ladies chase WSL1 double against Bristol City tonight

Sunderland Ladies hope to complete a double when they host Bristol City Women in the WSL1 at South Shields’ Mariners Park tonight (6pm).

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Dominique Bruinenberg battles for Sunderland Ladies in the recent clash with Everton. Picture by Stu Norton.

Manchester City Women 3 Sunderland Ladies 0: Coach Copeland sees positives in defeat

Sunderland Ladies found Manchester City Women too hot to handle in last night’s FA Women’s Super League 1 clash.

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Sunderland fall to quick double

Sunderland Ladies captain Lucy Staniforth bemoaned missed opportunities as her side suffered a 2-0 WSL1 defeat at Birmingham City.

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Dominique Bruinenberg attacks for Sunderland Ladies against Everton at Mariners Park last night. Picture by Stu Norton

Lucy corners the market as Sunderland Ladies rally to hold Everton

Sunderland Ladies rallied to secure a Women’s Super League 1 draw against Everton at Mariners Park last night.

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Victoria Williams

Sunderland defender fired up for big clash with Everton

Sunderland defender Victoria Williams says tonight’s home league clash against Everton is bigger than Sunday’s FA Cup clash with Manchester City.

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