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

“She is a prototypical Mel Reay player!” - Learning more about SAFC Women’s latest signing

Another day, another deal. Sunderland Women add more reinforcements in the form of 20-year-old Wales international, Esther Morgan. But, how will the Spurs loanee fit into the side?

Who is the best team along the River Wear? Sunderland Women and Durham go into battle today!

The River Wear derby takes place today as Sunderland Women host Durham at Eppleton (11:30 kick off) in what is sure to be a real ding-dong affair, with both sides battling for bragging rights in the FA Women’s Championship!

Lasses Fan Focus: Leicester fan Alice is hopeful ahead of Conti Cup tie with Sunderland!

Who are the two young Leicester players we should be looking out for at Eppleton tonight? Journalism student Alice has the lowdown on the Foxes.

CANCELLED: Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland look to build momentum in Conti Cup against Leicester tonight

Games under the lights at Eppleton can be special, and Sunderland will be hoping for a good crowd in the League Cup tonight following the five-nil victory on Sunday!

Scarr leaves her mark on Coventry as Sunderland Women shine on a golden Sunday

What was all the fuss about? All the Lasses hard work paid off as they sauntered to a crucial victory on the road. But there was more to that win than just five fine goals.

Lasses Match Preview: A proper must-win game for Sunderland at Cov United today!

The relegation 6-pointer at Butts Park Arena in Coventry this afternoon will be broadcast live on the FA Player this afternoon. It’s simply a crucial match for the Lasses future in the Women’s Championship.

Lasses Roundtable: Are you nervous about today’s big match?

Coventry United have lost nine in a row in the league. We won at Butts Park last season. Today should be nothing to worry about, right?

Lasses Fan Focus: Coventry United fan Michael Mogan MBE on his love for today’s opposition

"Coventry United gifted my family one of the happiest days of our lives..."

Sunderland Women fall to 3-0 defeat, but leave the City Academy with their pride intact!

Sunderland’s defeat to Man City on Sunday in the Conti Cup wasn’t a significant result, but it felt symbolic, like the passing of a torch between generations.

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Lasses Fan Focus: We chat to the MCWFC OSC to get the lowdown on the Citizens

Ahead of today’s game, we spoke to Manchester City fan and member of the MCWFC OSC committee, Dave. What can Sunderland Women expect when they take on the Citizens in the cup?

Reay’s Riddle: What needs to change if Sunderland Women are to rescue their season?

It’s all gone a bit Pete Tong for the Lasses this season, but as we prepare for a difficult Conti Cup game at Man City, what do our writers think can be done to turn things around?

What’s gone so wrong for Sunderland Women this season?

"On and off the field of play, it feels like we’re being left behind by clubs that are taking women’s football more seriously," writes Rich Speight.

On This Day (22 November 2009): Nobbs completes a victorious weekend for Sunderland against Arsenal

Sunderland AFC beat the Gunners twice in two days, with Jordan Nobbs and Darren Bent taking the plaudits.

Lasses Match Report & Ratings: Sunderland Women fall to their third consecutive 1-0 loss

Back at Eppleton and back in front of a home crowd, the travelling Rooks spoil the party and take three points back down to East Sussex as the Lasses drew at blank again. Here’s Ant Waterson's view of the game...

Lasses Roundtable: What gives you hope that Sunderland Women can pick up a win today?

It has been an arduous start to the 22/23 Barclays Women’s Championship for Sunderland Women with no points at home, but why do our writers remain hopeful that the lasses can turn it around?

Lasses Fan Focus: We speak to Lewes FC Women fan Joe Ketchum ahead of the big game!

Ahead of today’s game we spoke to Lewes fan Joe Ketchum. What can Sunderland Women expect when they take on Lewes Women in the last league home match for 2022?

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland face Lewes FC Women in final league home game of 2022

Can the lasses grab three important points at home to Lewes FC Women? We have all the latest in the match preview ahead of today’s game at Eppleton

Lasses Roundtable: Is it time for SAFC Women’s young guns to be deployed?

Experience has been the order of the day, but should the youngsters be called into action from the outset today?

Lasses Match Preview: Blackburn host Sunderland Women at 2pm

The Lasses are in search of some vital points on the road in Lancashire today, here’s everything you need to know ahead of the game.

Women’s Championship Roundup: It’s all kicking off in Sunderland’s division!

The Robins are flying, Coventry are pointless, and the A1 derby boils over. Another normal week in tier two.

Missing links prove costly for the Sunderland Lasses as Southampton edge the win

Sunderland’s two Latin mottos - Consectatio Excellentiae and Nil Desperandum - point the way forward for the Lasses after a gutting Sunday lunchtime loss in front of the FA cameras.

Lasses Roundtable: How important is it to Sunderland’s chances that Neve Herron is fit to play?

Midfield menace Neve Herron has had a stop-start season due to injury and broke her nose last weekend. She may be back today, but just how crucial is the youngster to SAFC Women’s chances?

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland Women travel down to St Mary’s to take on newly promoted Southampton

Can the lasses grab three important points away to Southampton FC Women? We have all the latest in the match preview ahead of today’s game at St Mary’s Stadium

Lasses Fan Focus: “It’s been amazing to be a part of the journey,” say Saints supporters!

Ahead of today’s game we spoke to Southampton fans Shannon Stephen and Chris Walker. What can Sunderland Women expect when they take on the newly promoted Saints?

Neve Herron on a stretcher rounds off a miserable Sunderland weekend!

When news of a broken nose is something a silver lining, you know that you’ve witnessed a wet Wearside weekend to forget.

Opinion: “It’s elementary for Sunderland Women’s Watson!”

Sunderland’s next star in the making, Katy Watson, has had a week to remember.

Can Sunderland Women make it two wins in a row at Eppleton today?

A victory against Crystal Palace last week has Sunderland Women in buoyant mood heading into this lunchtime’s game against London City Lionesses. But will they be able to keep the momentum going?

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland v London City Lionesses this lunchtime!

Sunderland Women are at home this lunchtime so get down to Eppleton for the 12 noon kick off and cheer on our Lasses against on of the top sides in the division.

Lasses Match Report & Ratings - Sunderland secure first win with battling victory!

Sunderland travelled down to London on Sunday and came back home with 3 vital points to kick-start their Barclay’s Women’s Championship campaign. The recording is out now, and here’s how Graeme rated the players...

Lasses Fan Focus: Eagle Mike is back to preview Sunderland’s visit to Palace today!

"For me, it takes me back to me younger days going to football, it’s a good old fashioned day out!" says Crystal Palace Women blogger and podcaster Mike.

Lasses Match Preview: Crystal Palace Women v Sunderland Women at Bromley FC this lunchtime

The Lasses head to the capital for the first time this season to face promotion-chasing Crystal Palace. We’ve all the details for SAFC fans travelling to the game in our comprehensive match preview.

Lasses Roundtable: Would you be happy for Sunderland to play for the draw at Palace?

The Lasses have got Palace away on Sunday - they’re one of the favourites for the league. Is a point good enough on our visit to Saaf London?

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