Internationals: Lasses head out on international duty

A number of our Sunderland Women first-team and academy players have received call-ups to their respective national teams as we head into the international break.


Mary McAteer and Ellen Jones have been called up to Wales’ senior squad for the Dragons’ UEFA Nations League group stage games against Iceland in Reykjavik and Denmark at the Cardiff City Stadium.


Liz Ejupi will be meeting up with the Kosovo squad for their Nations League group stage game. Kosovo will take on Bulgaria on September 26.


Grace Ede and Katy Watson will both be joining up with England’s Under-19 squad at St. George’s Park. The young Lionesses will play Denmark on 20 September, before hosting Germany on September 26.


Emily Cassap has received a call-up to the Lionesses’ Under-17 squad, with the young Lionesses hosting Germany for two games on September 22 and 25.


Here is all you need to know about where the Lasses will be playing over the international break:


Mary McAteer & Ellen Jones


Iceland vs Wales

Friday 22 September, 7pm


Wales vs Denmark

Tuesday 26 September, 7:15pm


Liz Ejupi


Bulgaria vs Kosovo

Tuesday 26 September, 4pm


Grace Ede & Katy Watson


England U19 vs Denmark U19

Wednesday 20 September, 1pm


England U19 vs Germany U19

Tuesday 26 September, 11am


Emily Cassap   


England U17 vs Germany U17

Friday 22 September, 6pm


England U17 vs Germany U17

Monday 25 September, 12pm

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