Sunderland Association Football Club Current Players
A long-serving member of the side, Steph Bannon has led the girls to three consecutive league titles.
Steph is the Lady Black Cats’ media ambassador for the WSL2 campaign and was the joint Manager’s Player of the Year for the 2012-13 campaign.
She is steely defender with a superb attitude and appetite for the game, combining a footballing career with her job as a Physical Education teacher in Middlesbrough.
She captained the Lady Black Cats in the FA Cup Final against Arsenal in 2009.