Sunderland Ladies

  • Sunderland struggle as Everton score five

    Sunderland struggle as Everton score five

    December 11, 2017 at 7:23 pm

    Everton picked up their second league win in a row and did it in style, scoring five against Sunderland. Everton scored two goals in three minutes, with Chantelle Boye-Hlorkah scoring in the 37th minute before Courtney Sweetman-Kirk added a second with 40 minutes played. Sweetman-Kirk got her second and Everton’s third in […]

  • Sunderland Ladies top Continental Cup group with impressive victory over Liverpool Ladies

    Sunderland Ladies top Continental Cup group with impressive victory over Liverpool Ladies

    December 8, 2017 at 9:51 pm

    Sunderland Ladies ensured they would finish top of Group One North of the Continental Cup with an impressive 1-0 win over Liverpool Ladies on Tuesday night. Bridget Galloway’s 13th minute header proved the difference between the sides on a chilly December evening at Mariners Park. Liverpool’s side included England internationals […]

  • Georgia Gibson scored Sunderland's only goal of the game

    Sunderland reserves unlucky to lose at Birmingham

    November 29, 2017 at 6:08 pm

    Birmingham ran out 3-1 winners as they welcomed Sunderland to Coleshill, as the Young Lady Black Cats fell to a third straight defeat. The hosts took a three-goal lead. A brace from Heidi Logan, with goals in the 39th and 62nd minutes, was split by a 57th-minute strike from Shania […]

  • First league defeat for Young Lady Black Cats

    First league defeat for Young Lady Black Cats

    November 20, 2017 at 10:11 pm

    Doncaster managed to put an end to Sunderland’s unbeaten start to the league season, despite huge pressure from The Young Lady Black Cats. Nadia Khan had a slice of good fortune for her 26th minute goal, something Doncaster managed to hold on to for the remaining 64 minutes to see […]

  • Lucy Staniforth second centre right celebrates with teammates after scoring for Sunderland during the WSL Sunderland AFC Ladies v Liverpool Ladies football match. Held at Mariners Park, South Shields, UK on the 28th October 2017

Photo: Jon Super for FA

    Staniforth double helps Black Cats see off Villa

    November 2, 2017 at 1:02 pm

    Sunderland 3 (Staniforth 28’, 57’, Bruinenberg 78’) Aston Villa 1 (Brown 90+4’) Sunderland bounced back from Saturday’s disappointment against Liverpool by picking up a win against WSL 2 strugglers Aston Villa in the FA WSL Continental Cup. Sunderland took the lead in the first half, with Lucy Staniforth finding the net […]

  • Bridget Galloway scores Sunderland's second

    Young Lady Black Cats continue unbeaten run

    October 30, 2017 at 9:20 pm

    Sunderland AFC Ladies Development 3 (Griffiths 18’, Galloway 31’, Gibson 74’) Birmingham City Ladies Reserves 1 (Linden 34’) Sunderland Ladies development side stretched their unbeaten start to the FA WSL Development League season to four games with a home win against Birmingham City. Sunderland took a two goal lead in […]

  • In Pictures: Sunderland Ladies suffer heavy defeat to Liverpool

    In Pictures: Sunderland Ladies suffer heavy defeat to Liverpool

    October 29, 2017 at 6:17 pm

    Sunderland Ladies lost 4-1 to Liverpool Ladies at Mariners Park on Saturday as Natasha Harding hit a hat-trick. Lucy Staniforth fired the Lady Black Cats into the lead with a fine strike from distance, but Harding drew Liverpool level only a minute later. Harding then hit two more either side […]

  • Durham Women v Everton

    Five to Watch: North East Women’s Stars

    October 16, 2017 at 5:25 pm

    With the FA Women’s Super League (FA WSL) season underway, we take a look at five of the best players currently plying their trade in the North East. Both of the North East’s representatives in the elite of women’s football – Sunderland and Durham – have started their campaigns positively. The two […]

  • Rachael Laws says Sunderland Ladies WSL2 title win still hasn't sunk in. Picture credit: Susan Gutteridge

    Sunderland Ladies claim bonus point In North East derby

    October 14, 2017 at 12:06 am

    Sunderland Ladies became the first-ever side to claim a bonus point in the FA WSL Continental Cup courtesy of a penalty shootout victory over Durham Women. In the newly-revamped competition, games in the group stage that end in a draw will see a penalty shootout with the victors awarded an extra point. And […]

  • Sunderland AFC Ladies manager Melanie Reay

    Sunderland Ladies suffer injury-time heartbreak as Stanway strikes late

    June 5, 2017 at 11:52 am

    Georgia Stanway scored the only goal in the 91st minute as Manchester City Women claimed a narrow 1-0 win at Sunderland on Wednesday night. The Lady Black Cats frustrated their professional opposition throughout but the champions of England eventually found a way through as Stanway’s sweet strike beat Anke Preuss. Preuss […]