​​Loughborough Lightning Football

Loughborough Lightning Women FC is a brand-new exciting team established for the 2021-21 season and we compete in the FA Women’s National League, Northern Premier Division.

We proudly represent Loughborough University as part of the Loughborough Lightning family. Our campus is the home for world class female sport. Our Lightning family includes Netball, Cycling, Rugby and Wheelchair Basketball.

We are committed to women’s high-performance sport, and we will lead the way in innovation, collaboration and development for women’s football.

Our Mission

We want to empower and develop women through our culture of excellence and world class facilities.

Our Vision

We strive to provide women with life shaping high performance opportunities.

The view from the stadium stand, showing the pitch in the sun.

Our Home

Loughborough University is an iconic home for our Lightning Football team, it is world renowned for education, sporting excellence and its high performance ecosystem.