Crystal Dunn could not have enjoyed a better debut for Chelsea Sunday. (Andy Mead/YCJ Photo)
Crystal Dunn and the Chelsea Ladies will play the Sunderland Ladies in the sixth round (quarterfinals) of the English Women’s FA Cup Sunday.
Chelsea will host its foes at Staines at 2 p.m. (London time).
The Rockville Centre, N.Y. native, who scored her goal in her debut, and her teammates reached the quarters via a 7-0 triumph over the Doncaster Rovers Belles last Sunday.
If the result go a certain way, three players with U.S. international experience could wind up tussling in the semifinals.
The Arsenal Ladies, who include former U.S. national team midfielder-forward Heather O’Reilly, will visit Birmingham in the next round.
The Manchester City Women, who boast U.S. international captain Carli Lloyd, the two-time FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year, take on the host Bristol City Women.
In the other quarterfinal, the Liverpool Ladies welcome the Notts County Ladies.