SAFC Women: Lasses head out on international duty

Six Sunderland Women players are in action for their respective national teams over the international break.


Mary McAteer and Ellen Jones have both received call-ups to Wales’ senior squad for their Euro 2025 qualifying games. They take on Croatia on Friday, but also face Liz Ejupi’s Kosovo in League B of the qualfifiers.


With Ejupi joining the Kosovo squad to face McAteer and Jones’ Wales, Kosovo also face Ukraine.


Katie Kitching has been called up to New Zealand once again as the Ferns play two friendlies against Thailand in Christchurch.


Both Katy Watson and Grace Ede will meet up with the England Under-19 side. The young Lionesses will play three Euro U19 qualifying games against Switzerland, Portugal and Italy in Lisbon, with the winner of the tournament making it through to the finals in July.



Mary McAteer & Ellen Jones


Wales vs Croatia

Friday April 05, 7:15pm


Kosovo vs Wales

Tuesday 09 April, 1pm


Liz Ejupi


Ukraine vs Kosovo

Friday 05 April, 4pm


Kosovo vs Wales

Tuesday 09 April, 1pm


Katie Kitching


New Zealand vs Thailand

Saturday 06 April, 3am


Thailand vs New Zealand

Tuesday 09 April, 8am


Katy Watson & Grace Ede


England U19 vs Switzerland U19

Wednesday 03 April, 2pm


England U19 vs Portugal U19

Saturday 06 April, 6pm


Italy U19 vs England U19

Tuesday 09 April, 3pm

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