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

Women’s Championship Ramble: Mixed progress with heroes and villains on and off the pitch

Sunderland and others show that there’s more to improvement and success at this level than points on the board, but SUFC need to have a long hard look in the mirror!

Lasses Fan Focus: Scouse Songsmith Stephen on Liverpool’s Conti Cup trip to Sunderland

Stephen Nelson of Liverpool FCW’s chant and flag collective 2gether Tuneless joins us to give his take on their season so far and today’s Conti Cup match.

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland’s Conti Cup campaign kicks off against Liverpool at Eppleton

Sunderland Women host the WSL newsgirls this morning in the League Cup, and we have all the build-up ahead of the big match.

Lasses Match Report & Ratings: Sunderland slip to another league defeat

The Lasses have taken just 1 point from a possible 12 in the opening few games of the season, but there are positives to take after a much-improved performance on Sunday morning.

Lasses Fan Focus: We speak to Charlton Women fans Sam Clarke & Tom Arch ahead of the big game!

Ahead of today’s game we spoke to Charlton fans Sam Clarke and Tom Arch - what can Sunderland Women expect when they take on The Addicks?

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland & Charlton Athletic face-off at Eppleton

Sunderland have a great opportunity to win their first game of the season at home to Charlton. The Lasses won two of two against them last year - can they do the business again today?

Lasses Roundtable: How vital is a win for Sunderland against Charlton on Sunday?

Sunderland Women play their first Women’s Championship match of the season at Eppleton on Sunday. After 3 games, no wins and only 1 goal... so how vital is this match for the Lasses?

Opinion: “There’s proper football for Sunderland fans on Sunday, get yourself down to Eppleton!”

It’s a different experience, and might attract a different crowd, but there’s a place for everyone at Sunderland AFC Women home in Hetton tomorrow.

Women’s Championship Ramble: A Sunday afternoon spent refreshing twitter, + some shock results!

Sunderland Women’s narrow loss to Bristol City will go down as a mere footnote in a dramatic weekend across the pyramid - Rich gives his take on the big stories

Lasses Fan Focus: Bristol City podcaster Shahan updates us on the Robins’ progress!

Sunderland’s away game against Bristol City Women this afternoon is one of the most difficult of the season, and fan Shahan Miah is predicting a win for his side at the HPC this afternoon.

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland travel to Bristol as the Barclay’s Women’s Championship returns

Herron and Ramshaw are back as Sunderland Women travel to the south west to today play Bristol City, looking for their first win of the season.

Opinion: “Sunderland Women’s Conti Cup fixtures are out - and the case for reform is clear!”

"The Conti Cup’s weirdness is indicative of the reform needed across women’s football. Sunderland fans must play our part in the Carney Review to ensure we’re not left behind again," argues Rich Speight

Women’s Championship Ramble: Sunderland fans left feeling blue after SoL shocker

"This is meant to be fun!" The BWC Ramble gets a bit serious - and the summer sunshine is not enough lighten the mood.

Opinion: “Sunderland’s double-header disappointment!”

"Irrespective of whether you follow the Lasses or not, it cannot be understated just how disappointing the double-header on Saturday was," writes Charlotte Patterson.

Lasses Match Report & Ratings: Sunderland given a wake up call in a 4-0 defeat at the SoL!

Sunderland Women had an opening home game to forget with a 4-0 defeat to recently relegated Birmingham Women. Graeme Field has the story and the player ratings!

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland take on Birmingham Women at the SoL in a double header!

Double Header! Sunderland Women face Birmingham Women in their home opener of the 22/23 Barclays Women’s Championship season at the Stadium of Light in what is a fantastic occasion - here’s everything you need to know

The Sunderland players all deserve our support at tomorrow’s double header!

The sun will be shining and the flags will be flying at the Stadium of Light double header tomorrow. Despite what’s happened today, fans have the power to make it an amazing day.

Lasses Fan Focus: We speak to Birmingham fans Craig & Steve ahead of the big game!

Ahead of tomorrow’s double header fixture, we spoke to Brum fans Craig Hadley and Steve Wright - what can Sunderland Women expect when they take on recently-relegated Birmingham?

Analysis: Sunderland Women’s new signing, Scotland international Brianna Westrup!

Sunderland Women have added experienced Scotland international centre-back Brianna Westrup to their Championship squad. It looks a fantastic acquisition for the club, but just how good is she?

Women’s Championship Ramble: Sass and slim margins as Sunderland’s rivals kick off!

An irreverent look at the weekend’s main talking points as the women’s second tier season got underway.

Lasses Match Report & Ratings: Sunderland come from behind to earn a point v Durham!

Sunderland started off their Barclays Women’s Championship campaign with a tightly contested 1-1 draw against Durham Women. Graeme Field has the story and the first player ratings of the season!

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Lasses Score Predictions: What will happen when SAFC Women take on Durham today?

Today, Sunderland Women travel to Maiden Castle for the first fixture of the Barclays Championship season. The Lasses enjoyed a fantastic pre-season, but can we replicate that into the opening game?

Lasses Fan Focus: We speak to Durham WFC fan, Mark Padden, ahead of the River Wear derby

We spoke to superfan Mark Padden ahead of today’s game at Durham - what can Sunderland Women expect when they take on their local rivals?

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Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland take on Durham Women at Maiden Castle!

Eyes on revenge? The Lasses will look to right the wrongs of last year on the opening day of the 2022/2023 Championship campaign with a win over local rivals, Durham.

A new season for Sunderland AFC Women - what can we expect?

A new season for Sunderland’s Lasses gets underway on Sunday at Durham, and Rich has a overview for fans new and old ahead of the Championship season.

A guide to the best “WoSo” media for new Sunderland Women supporters!

If you’re new to women’s football you can get fully immersed in the game this season with these great blogs, podcasts and social media accounts from Sunderland and beyond.

Interview & Analysis: Getting to know Sunderland Women’s young starlet Grace Ede!

From Sunderland RTC starlet to senior team, it has been an incredible year for 17-year-old Grace Ede. We chat to her about life outside of football, and analysed her game.

Lasses Matchday Musings: Euros excitement was on show as Sunderland end pre-season on a high!

A bumper Eppleton crowd cheered the Lasses onto a convincing win over tough opposition on Sunday, setting up Mel Reay’s side nicely for the Championship season ahead.

Lasses Fan Focus: Forest fan Ryan looks ahead to Sunderland friendly today

The Lasses return to Eppleton today ahead of the new season to take on Nottingham Forest of the Women’s National League. We asked Forest fan Ryan Johnstone to tell us all about his team and what Sunderland can expect.

Lasses Match Preview: Sunderland take on Nottingham Forest in final pre-season friendly

Sunderland can end their pre-season on a high in front of over a 1,000 people at Eppleton today and give them a taste for what is to come this season.

Is Brianna Westrup any good? Rangers fans give their take on Sunderland Women's latest signing

To get an idea of the type of player Brianna Westrup is we spoke to sportswriter Chris Marshall and Rangers Women’s fan Kar Garr.

Lasses Podcast: The story of women’s football with special guest, author Carrie Dunn!

Charlotte sat down with one of the greats of women’s football writing and academia, Carrie Dunn, to talk Lionesses & the future of the English game. Give it a listen today!

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