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News, opinions and interviews about the Sunderland AFC Ladies team.

What is Women’s FA Cup glory worth to Sunderland AFC?

"If Sunderland can pull off a romantic Cup upset at Birmingham City on Sunday, the financial reward for Mel Reay’s Sunderland will be £2,000. The club that wins the whole thing at Wembley earns £25,000. This has to change" says Rich Speight.

Lasses Match Report: Sunderland come away empty-handed in a frustrating game at Lewes

Both sides had a player sent off as the Lasses went down to a 2-0 away defeat in East Sussex. Here’s how the game panned out.

Lasses Fan Focus: The Rookmeister returns to update us on Lewes FC Women

Rooks super-fan Ash Head introduced us to Lewes FC earlier in the season, and returns to let us know how they’re getting on and recommend some good pubs in the Sussex town.

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland to face Lewes at the “Pan Siro” today!

After last week’s defeat to London City, the Lasses are on the road again. We’ve all the details you need ahead of today’s game at Lewes, including ticket and travel information.

Lasses Score Predictions: How will Sunderland fare down in Sussex today?

Sunderland visit the Dripping Pan, the traditional home of the progressive pioneers of English football Lewes FC, but what do our panel think the score will be this afternoon?

Opinion: “We can all do our bit to make Sunderland AFC Ladies a success!”

"We need to be loud, we need to be proud, and we need to back the lasses as much as we possibly can," writes Charlotte Patterson.

Lasses Match Report: Sunderland beaten 3-1 by a strong London City Lionesses side

It was a day to forget for the Lasses. Despite the hopes and ambitions to kick start 2022 with a win, they were quickly dashed as Sunderland lost 3-1 away to London City Lionesses.

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland face London City Lionesses in today’s live-streamed game!

The Lasses finally return to FA Women’s Championship action today away in Kent at London City Lionesses. We’ve all the build up you need to make the most of this 2pm KO.

Lasses Score Predictions: Can Sunderland get a result down in Kent this afternoon?

Sunderland are the live game on the FA Player this afternoon. The Lasses haven’t had a game yet in 2022, so what do our panel think is likely to happen against 3rd placed London City Lionesses?

#HawayTheLasses: Pottsy leaves Sunderland mid-season for Swiss adventure

The move to Switzerland by Sunderland Ladies central defensive enforcer Charlotte Potts has shocked fans and leaves the Lasses short at the back. But what awaits her in the Alpine city of Lugano?

Opinion: How will Sunderland reach the WSL?

Does Sunderland AFC have an ambitious strategy for women’s football? Kristjaan Speakman’s interview with the Echo last week raises more questions than it answers, and now the Mags are making moves. It’s time for KLD to act!

Lasses Score Predictions: Sunderland return to action against the Eagles, but who will win?

Our panel has come together after the mid-season winter break to give their take on today’s FA Women’s Championship clash between Sunderland AFC and Crystal Palace Women at Eppleton CW.

Lasses Fan Focus: Palace fan Mike gives his view on today’s Sunderland Ladies game at Eppleton

Mike Cuell, the man behind the Eagle Eye View fan blog, is our guest on the first Lasses Fan Focus of 2022 and gives his take on Palace’s season so far.

Lasses Match Preview: Everything you need to know as SAFC Ladies take on Crystal Palace today!

Eighth-placed Sunderland play fourth-placed Crystal Palace in the FA Women’s Championship at Hetton this afternoon. All your pre-match information is right here... Ha’way the Lasses!

What does Mel Reay’s Sunderland squad need this transfer window?

The Roker Report Lasses writers have been having a bit of a conflab about what the Sunderland squad might need this January, and who might be on their radar. What do you think?

Anger & disbelief are now being channelled into action by FA Women’s Championship Supporters

Coventry United went bust two days before Christmas, leaving players unemployed and fans in shock. But in the last few days supporters across Tier 2, including SAFC Ladies fans, have come together in solidarity to protect the women’s game.

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland face Liverpool in Conti Cup group decider - Ha’way the Lasses!

A place in the next round of the League Cup is at stake for Sunderland Ladies tonight at Eppleton CW as league-leaders Liverpool are back in town.

Lasses Score Predictions: Liverpool come to Eppleton this evening as Sunderland Ladies seek revenge

The Lasses have another chance to upset the odds against Liverpool tonight, but will the result be any different to last time? Rich and Graeme give their views...

Lasses Player Ratings: Sunderland progress in FA Cup after 1-0 win over Brighouse

Emily Scarr’s goal was the difference between Sunderland and their tier 3 opposition in the FA Cup on Sunday afternoon. Here’s how Katie & her gang rated the Lasses...

Lasses Fan Focus: Brighouse Town fan Jamie previews the FA Cup tie

Sunderland visit the National League North Premier Division side this afternoon, and we’ve been getting the lowdown from one of their loyal supporters!

Lasses Match Preview: FA Cup campaign begins for Sunderland Ladies with trip to Brighouse!

The magic of the FA Cup! We all love it, and now last season’s competition has been decided, the Championship teams are entering the 2021-22 edition.

Lasses Score Predictions: The Roker Report team look ahead to Sunderland’s Third Round Tie

The panel have got together again to predict what will happen in Sunderland Ladies’ first FA Cup match of the season away at Brighouse Town.

Lasses Match Report: Sunderland put to the sword by classy Villa

An unexpectedly strong Aston Villa lineup, including a number of senior international player, took the brave Lasses of Sunderland apart on Sunday afternoon. Here’s Graeme’s take on the game.

Lasses Score Predictions: Can Sunderland overcome Villa in noon kick off today?

It’s Matchday Three in the Conti Cup, and Sunderland welcome WSL side Aston Villa to Eppleton CW. We’re well placed in the group, but with a week of drama and injuries behind the Lasses, what do our panel think the result will be?

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland welcome WSL side Aston Villa in the Conti Cup today!

Sunderland’s first game against WSL opposition since being forced out of the top division in 2018 sees Aston Villa visit Eppleton this lunchtime.

Lasses Fan Focus: Aston Villa Women fans are planning a party at Sunderland Conti Cup tie!

Adam Reapa from Aston Villa Women Supporters Group and Chris Freville of Her Football Hub are both travelling up to the north east this weekend as Sunderland Ladies’ Conti Cup campaign continues!

Opinion: “It’s time for everyone - the club included - to start taking SAFC Ladies seriously”

The last few weeks have highlighted that, despite the promises, there’s a long way to go before the Lasses are treated equally by SAFC!

Graeme’s Player Ratings: Brave Sunderland suffer defeat at home to leaders Liverpool

The officials have come in for a lot of stick in the post-match comments, but how did the Sunderland players rate in last night’s game at Eppleton CW?

Lasses Match Preview: Liverpool come to town tonight in big test for Sunderland Ladies!

Why not make it a footy double header? Sunderland Ladies face top-of-the-table Liverpool under the lights at Eppleton CW on Saturday. All the info you need is here!

Lasses Fan Focus: Liverpool fan Jo gives her take on showdown with Sunderland Ladies!

We get the lowdown on Saturday’s opposition from Liverpool Women Supporters Group, as Sunderland gear-up for the most difficult game of the season so far!

Lasses Score Predictions: What will happen when Mel Reay’s side take on the table-toppers?

It’s a SAFC double header this weekend, with Liverpool visiting Eppleton to play the Lasses at 7pm on Saturday. Here’s our team’s predictions ahead of this one. What do you think the score will be?

Exclusive: Ex-Sunderland Ladies keeper Rachel Laws speaks to Roker Report ahead of Liverpool clash

The Liverpool No. 1 spoke to Katie, Graeme and Rich on the Lasses Podcast Live on Monday about coming through at Sunderland, and gave her assessment of Mel Reay’s current squad.


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