Lee Sanders, Durham Women FC General Manager, says that although the team lost to Sunderland Ladies he is delighted with how the match went.
Rob Atkin, Durham Women Head Coach, says the girls were really disappointed but that Sunderland were always going to be a strong team.
Claire Robinson, SAFC Ladies Head Coach, says the team were nervous for the game against Durham Women but the support was great and they're happy with the win.
Sunderland Ladies took the Derby honours on the opening night of the FA Women's Super League. They beat local rivals Durham Women FC by 4 goals to 2 in a second division clash at New Ferens Park.