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Senior Fixtures Released



Leicester City Ladies are pleased to announce the appointment of Holly Searson as Head Coach of the senior section of the club for the forthcoming season. Holly who is a UEFA ‘A’ Licence Prep qualified coach comes highly recommended with experience as player and coach at Lincoln City Women’s FA […]

New Senior Head Coach



Leicester City Ladies final month of the season saw a mix of performances and results in the league with away wins at Reedswood and Solihull the highlights. The end of the season however will be remembered for the Leicester City Ladies first County Cup final in five years and penalty […]

End of Season



Leicester City Ladies aimed to bounce back after a disappointing defeat to Leafield with an away trip to FC Reedswood. The away side had a mixed start with our forward play looking bright, but our defence starting off shaky. Leicester City Ladies who struck first when Kay Hillier was brought […]

Firsts Bounce Back



Leicester City Ladies followed up their away point to Leafield with another good away performance and a clean sheet as well. City took a well deserved lead half through the first half when a Brant cross was headed in superbly by skipper Kilby. Second half was different as Solihull pushed […]

Firsts Win Tight Encounter



Leicester City Ladies take a well earned point home after battling hard away to Leafield Athletic. The warm weather wasn’t enough to improve the pitch condition which affected much of both sides tactics going into the game, however it was the away side that started the brightest with chances for […]

Leicester Full Value for Away Point



In poor conditions Leicester City Ladies secured a vital three points at home to FC Reedswood. The game was moved to Aylestone Park due to poor pitch conditions at Reedswood and Leicester City Ladies will now travel in April. The first half was even but Reedswood were unlucky not to […]

Ladies Fight Back



Leicester City Ladies reached their first county cup final in five seasons with one of their best ever result against centre of excellence grown Leicester City Women. Leicester City Womens quality showed in the first half as they dominated the away side, for possession and chances. Ladies started to get […]

County Cup Success



Once again Leicester City Ladies did not come out with the result their play deserved in a good footballing match. Rotherham took the lead when confusion in the box lead to the first goal being scored. Second half Leicester City Ladies were much better and played some of their best […]

Late Goal Sinks Firsts



The County Cup quarter final draw for Leicester City Ladies was kinder this year than last as they faced Leicestershire side Ashfordby Amateurs. In their previous match Asahfordby had held unbeaten Heather until late in the game in a 3-2 defeat City knew they had to approach the game right […]

Firsts Cruise Through to Semis



Leicester City Ladies first away game saw them take a hard earned point and a good reaction to last weeks home defeat where once again City deserved more. First half was even scored but City were on top with possession and chances, set plays were Mansfield Towns best chance. Second […]

Hard Earned Point



Leicester City Ladies bounced back from last weeks disappointment in the FA Cup in a superb way at table topping Leicester Women. Good organisation and structure frustrated the home side limiting changes in the first half. In the second period the game opened up a little more with chances for […]

Firsts Take Vital Point



After a 0-1 win on the South Coast at Chichester Leicester City Ladies next game in the League Cup was against a familiar side in the form of Radcliffe Olympic. For the first half the away team dominated, although City worked hard two scrappy goals saw them 0-2 down at […]

Firsts Miss Out in Cup Thriller



After lots of postponements finally this tie was played and on a 3G surface but Leicester City Ladies adapted well and clinched a fine away win. On her return from injury Amanda Whalley gave Leicester City Ladies the lead with a fine goal. It required a stunning save from Leicester […]

Firsts Throught to Quarters



Leicester City Ladies kept up there good form with a hard fought win against inform Burton Park. The home side haven’t lost a competitive league games in two years and are coming through the ranks. Leicester City Ladies showed the better quality but Burton Park more than played their part […]

Extra Time Victory



Leicester City Ladies took on a new look Curzon Ashton side on the search of points at Leicester Road Stadium. City started the brighter and a fine team counter attacking move between Stacey Hills and Becky Preston took the home side up the pitch and the ball played in was […]

Home Victory



Leicester City Ladies continued their climb up the table with a third win in a row.  City were at unbeaten Loughborough Foxes in their quest for win number three in a row. Kayleigh Hillier pounced on a loose ball in the box to give the visitors the lead. Leicester City […]

Third Win and Clean Sheet in a Row



Leicester City Ladies added a second away win in a week with a 2-0 win at lowly Curzon Ashton. City dominated possession throughout and it told on 20 minutes as Hillier finished a fine solo goal. Second half was much of the same, however Leicester City Ladies needed Goalkeeper Cat […]

Back to Back Away Wins



After a few difficult weeks for Leicester City Ladies with numerous players missing City had more of a team back and they battled out a hard fought win over Radcliffe Olympic. The game could not of started any better for Leicester City Ladies as Gemma Ball hit a fine free […]

Firsts Bounce Back



With a late switch of fixture to Aylestone Park Leicester City Ladies took on local rivals Loughborough Foxes in a competitive midweek league fixture. It was a depleted City squad after Sundays heroic extra time performance against Nottingham Forest and things got worse when goalkeeper Cat went down in the […]

Hard Fought Point



This game against Nottingham Forest Ladies would determine Leicester City Ladies place in either the League Cup Plate or Trophy competitions, City’s destiny was the plate as most people would of expected against our Premier League opponents however that doesn’t tell the story of the match. A spirited Leicester City […]

City take Reds all the Way



Leicester City Ladies started off a brand new league campaign at their new home of Leicester Road Stadium with a point against a tough Mansfield Town side. The home team were stretched with injuries but put on a hard working display. The game could not of started any worse for […]

First Day Draw



All Tuesday sessions will be held at Leicester Road Stadium, Hinckley, LE10 3DR 7.30-9.30 All Thursday sessions are 7.30-9.30 venue to be rotated.  However in July all Thursday sessions are at Judgemeadow Community College LE5 6HP July Tuesday 8th senior training Thursday 10th senior training Sunday 13th split squad pre […]

Pre Season Agenda



Leicester City Ladies first game of 2014 was against lowly Mansfield Town. An earlier game in the season at Field Mill had ended 2-2 and with Town scrapping for survival this was going to be no easy game. However City seemed to make light work of their opposition as Sam […]

Firsts Start New Year with Victory



After the disapointment of leaving the FA Cup at the first round stage last Sunday Leicester City Ladies bounced back in fine fashion against local rivals Loughborough Foxes. The game was turned on his head however after Leicester City Ladies had a player sent off for handball on the line […]

Firsts Bounce Back



Leicester City Ladies surrendered their long standing league home record versus a dangerous Rotherham side. The game was played in a good tempo, Leicester looking to play high up the pitch and Rotherham looking to counter attack. This paved the way for a good competitive football match. By half time […]

End of Home Record



This was a vital game at the top of the Midland Combination with Leafield were the visitors to Linwood Park, having beaten Leicester City Ladies 3-2 at their ground in September. The first half was a low tempo, scrappy affair, both teams had chances but the scores were level at […]

Firsts Leave it Late



The Cups have thrown up some classic matches at Aylestone Park for Leicester City Ladies under Matt Cook and this one was no different. Memories of Cardiff City in a FA Cup 3rd round and penalty shoot outs against Leicester Women and Wolves in the past to name a few. […]

FA Cup Victory



The month of October was a mixed month for Leicester City Ladies but it ended perfectly. The first week was a League Cup tie at Loughborough Students, Kayleigh Hillier gave City a goal lead before two second half strikes from the Students undone the hard work by the Leicester City […]

October Round Up



Leicester City Ladies bounced back from midweek disappointment with a positive 3-1 win versus Radcliffe Olympic. Olympic took the lead from a corner on 20 minutes with a fine header. Eva Rogers pulled the home team back ten minutes later after fine solo play from Amanda Whalley to cross the […]

Firsts Bounce Back



Leicester City Ladies made the trip to Harborough Town to take on their nearest rivals Leicester City Woman. After the teams only met a few weeks ago it was a quick turn around, Leicester City Women were two up in twenty minutes through a penalty and a one on one […]

Derby Defeat



After a disappointing result in Leafield where a depleted Leicester City Ladies side went down 3-2 the squad bounced back up north in tough weather conditions. This was a big match for the Ladies and an own goal gave them a platform. Leicester City Ladies were soon two up from […]

Firsts Bounce Back



It was a battle of the two female sides residing in Leicester and the first time they have met in a league situation since 2009. The match was always going to be lively and competitive with two good sides competing on the day. Leicester City Women had a chance to […]

Ladies defeat Women



Leicester City Ladies recorded their first win of the season at home to Loughborough Students, although they made hard work of it after a bright start. Whalley gave Leicester City Ladies the lead from a corner before Students hit back with two quick fire goals, one which involved a fine […]

First Win



After an opening day draw to newly promoted Solihull, who proved to be a tough nut to crack, it was across Nottinghamshire to play at the One Call Stadium versus the other newly promoted team. The two teams who have been promoted was the last thing Leicester City Ladies wanted […]

Mansfield 2-2 Leicester



Leicester City Ladies (Midland Combination Runners Up and Fair Play Winners) v Oxford United Ladies (County Cup Winners and recently awarded Super League status) at Aylestone Park FC Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE2 6TG Tuesday 14th May Kick Off 7.45 Youth Exhibition Game Leicester City Ladies Under 18s v Leicester City […]

End of Season Celebration



Leicester City Ladies knew a point would secure the second spot in the Midland Combination away to Leafield Athletic, played on a Thursday evening under the lights. It was a bad start for City as Leafields movement causes not end of problems for the Leicester City Ladies defence and two […]

Midland Combination Finale



Leicester City Ladies kept up their part of the bargain in the race for second in the Midland Combination. An unbeaten home record which extends over 14 months in competitive fixtures still remains this time it was Leafield Athletic who fail to break the run. In a nervous encounter there […]

Firsts Remain on Track



Leicester City Ladies knew nothing but a win was enough in the chase for second today but they came up against a very brave Leamington side, themselves fighting to just stay in the division. First half was not Leicester City Ladies best at all and they failed to get to […]

Firsts Late Rally



After cancellations of fixtures due to weather conditions Leicester City Ladies finally got back into action in game at Doncasters Keepmoat Stadium. Last time out City were undone by champions Stoke City in a 4-0 away defeat however City have never lost two domestic games in a row under Cook […]

Fine Result in Return to Action



Leicester City Ladies hit back to back midweek wins this time against the Loughborough Students. The visitors started the brighter and played some good football and took the lead from a cross ball and simple tap in. Leicester City Ladies equalised quickly from a corner as Sarah Burbidge forced the […]

Midweek Success



After a disappointing cup semi final defeat to Leafield , Leicester City Ladies midweek game at local rivals Loughborough Foxes beat the elements to go ahead and in poor conditions and Leicester sealed three vital points. Leicester City Ladies had the better of the first half and a fine finish […]

Firsts Bounce Back



Leicester City Ladies home record still continues over a calendar year with an important win at home to Daventry Town. Daventry Town played well in a good footballing encounter, the visitors were a huge threat on the break but City had the best of the chances first half. After an […]

Unbeaten Home Run Continues



After a thrilling 4-4 draw to round off 2012 at Loughborough Students Leicester City Ladies were held again this time by a much improved Rotherham side. With key players missing and fresh ideas on board Leicester City Ladies stumbled but kept their unbeaten record at home which almost extends one […]

City Extend Home Unbeaten Run



Leicester City Ladies kept their unbeaten home form going with a 3-0 win against neighbours Loughborough Foxes who are always good performers on the ball and dangerous on the break. It was Leicester City Ladies who did take the lead when Bateman finished from close range range off a knock […]

First Extend Unbeaten Home Record



Leicester City Ladies were shaken at home by regional side from the West Midlands Redswood, who themselves are having a great season with good ambition. Redwood took the lead with a fine finish to silence Linwood Park. It was a much changed Leicester City Ladies side with a air of […]

FA Cup Victory



A lack lustre Leicester City Ladies display saw them fall further short of the leading pack and although with games in hand there was a chance missed today. First half was all Radcliffe Olympic as Leicester City Ladies failed to get to grips with the game. Radcliffe Olympic went into […]

Bad Day at the Office



Leicester City Ladies made the short trip to Daventry Town and put in a fine performance. City took the lead early through Hillier, Daventry then hit back with a goal against the run of play a ball looping high into the goal from long range. Leicester City Ladies had a […]

Fine Performance



Leicester City Ladies bounced back from midweek defeat at home to tough opposition in Curzon Ashton, a side who on their away travels this year they have beaten Stoke and Radcliffe so this was always going to be a tough encounter. It was a tight game all round and it […]

Firsts Bounce Back



After a bright start to the season Leicester City Ladies surrendered their unbeaten run under the lights at Copeswood. The home team were in front after 1 minute from a deflected corner they made it two from loose ball play from City on 25 minutes. City had good chances through […]

Unbeaten Run Ends



Remi Allen
Leicester City Ladies have boosted their great start to the season by taking ex junior player Remi Allen on loan until the commencement of the new Super League season. “Remi is a great signing for the club which will no doubt give everyone a boast,” manager Matt Cook commented “the […]

City take England Star on Loan



Leicester City Ladies moved into the semi finals and kept the unbeaten run going away to local rivals Loughborough Foxes. The home team took the lead from slack defending at a set play from City. Good work down the left from Hillier who crossed a ball for skipper Kilby to […]

Semi Final Place Booked



Leicester City Ladies First team have been awarded the Midland Women’s Football Combination ‘Fair Play’ team for the month of September. The Midland Women’s Football Combination is a FA Respect League and fully supports the Respect Programme and having teams do the same makes for a more enjoyable footballing environment […]

Fair Play



Leicester City Ladies made the long trip north to Curzon Ashton Ladies and returned home still unbeaten. Pace was always causing the home team problems but it was a long throw which Hillier forced over the line that gave City the lead. Curzon Ashton equalised early in the second half […]

First Team Remain Unbeaten



Leicester City Ladies maintained their unbeaten run but only just after a good match against Radcliffe Olympic at Linwood Park. Leicester City Ladies first half performance was lack lustre and the visitors played well and deservedly took the lead with a fine finish. City slowly got back into to the […]

First Team Leave it Late



After a strange few days that saw the fixture reversed at late notice Leicester City Ladies took full advantage and hit Northampton Town for nine at Linwood Park. Brant started the scoring direct from a corner which ended up in the far post. the second goal came from a Kilby […]

Firsts Hit Nine



On a strange afternoon at Linwood Park Leicester City Ladies picked up their second victory in four days, with Leamington Lions this the opponents. Leicester City Ladies took the lead within a minute through Bateman, Lions quickly equalised after pouncing on a defensive mistake. Hillier and another Gemma Ball penalty […]

Second Victory in Four Days



Under the lights at Linwood, which always creates a good atmosphere, Leicester City Ladies hit their second win in four days this time securing league points against high flyers Copeswood who will not be far away from the title this year. Copeswood started brighter and most of the first half […]

Victory Under the Lights



This was only Leicester City Ladies second competitive game of the season and saw them starting another cup journey all ready. It was a slow start from Leicester City Ladies and it was Loughborough Students who took the lead from a corner kick which was headed in at the back […]

League Cup Victory



Leicester City Ladies started their campaign two weeks later than most in a solid fashion by holding league title favourites Stoke City at home 0-0. Stoke City started the brighter with high balls causing Leicester City Ladies problems, but City battled back and a good passing move carved out a […]

Solid Opening to League Campaign



As Leicester City Ladies seniors set their sights on Strasbourg they fly off on the back of three worth while games pre season games. First of all And impressive away performance at national reserve side Coventry City, Linda Scott scoring the blues goal. This was followed by 2 1 defeat […]

City Set for New Season



Oxford United have been notable climbers in the women’s pyramid of late and finally making their move into Combination Division, this would be a good test for Leicester City Ladies. Oxford United nearly took the lead from a quick counter attack only to see a close range shot go over. […]

Second Pre Season Victory



After frustrating weather conditions Leicester City Ladies finally played the first match of their pre season with the visit of Barnsley. Equal standard to Leicester City Ladies in the division to our right they gave a good start. The game was played in good spirit and it was the visitors […]

Pre Season off to Winning Start



July Sunday 15th Home MK Dons 2pm ko Tuesday 17th training Thursday 19th training Sunday 22nd Home Barnsley 2pm ko Tuesday 24th Away Derby County 7.15pm ko Thursday 26th training Sunday 29th Home Oxford United 2pm ko August Thursday 2nd training Sunday 5th Away Coventry City reserve friendly tbc Thursday […]

Senior Pre Season Schedule



Leicester City Ladies clinched third place in their final game of a truly memorable year. Going into the game city sat fifth with Leafield Athletic in fourth and Copeswood away to Loughborough Students. Leicester City Ladies needed to win and hope for a Students victory. The day could not of […]

First Team Clinch Third



Leicester City Ladies rarely loose two on the bounce and their bounce back ability factor proved again as Leicester City Ladies held league leaders Stoke City at Linwood Park, leaving the door wide open for last weeks victors Wolves. First half was a good game all round Stoke City ever […]

League Leaders Held



Leicester City Ladies thin hopes of the play offs became ever more distant thanks to a late winner from Wolves in this top of the table clash. First half Wolves were the better team causing Leicester City Ladies problems all over the park, however it was the home side who […]

City Lose to Late Goal



Leicester City Ladies were back to league action after two dramatic weeks in cup competitions, unfortunately the penalty roller coaster carried over into the league against Radcliffe Olympic. It was the perfect start for Leicester City Ladies great wing play from Brant found Bateman in the box and a flicked […]

Win Maintains Promotion Chances



After Leicester City Ladies heroics last week in the FA Cup it was now the County Cup and the draw produced the toughest task against holders Leicester City Women. A well fought out cup tie saw Leicester City take the lead with twenty minutes to go through a fine individual […]

County Cup Defeat on Penalties



Was there any surprise that on the 12th of the 2nd, 12 (12.2.12) that the special day for Leicester City Ladies would end on that score. The omen was right but unfortunately City lost out the odd goal In an extraordinary cup tie. Aylestone Park saw over 400 people come […]

Great Day but City Exit FA Cup



Leicester City Ladies remained a point ahead of their rivals Leafield Athletic as second met third in the Midland Combination League. In a tight encounter Leicester City Ladies made the early running in the first half, chances were few and far between however. Second half was more even with chances […]

Point Maintains Second Spot



Leicester City Ladies sealed a vital away win at struggling Northampton Town by two goals to one. On an awful playing surface with a strong swirling wind the game was bought into disrepute with three red cards and five yellows. Concentrating on the football… Northampton Town battled from the start […]

Vital Away Win



Leicester City Ladies are delighted to announce two new senior signings with Reva and Tori Allen joining the club. Delighted First Team Manger Matt Cook welcomed the sisters of England star Remi Allen by saying “I am delighted to sign the girls, they have been patient and showed such maturity […]

Double Signing



Please find details of both the First and Second Team squads for this weekend on the First Team Managers page. This page can be found by following this link First Team Managers Page or use the links on either the 1st Team page or Reserves page.

Weekend First and Second Team Squads



Leicester City Ladies made it through to the third round proper of the Women’s FA Cup for the second season running under the guidance of manager Matt Cook, the third round as in men’s football is the aim for smaller sides to hopefully test themselves against Premier or even National […]

FA Cup Run Continues



Leicester City Ladies carried on their FA Cup journey past Christmas for the second year running with an away win at East Midlands side AFC Trinity of Northampton. Leicester City Ladies raced into a two goal lead through Hillier and Brant. AFC Trinity pulled a goal back with a fine […]

FA Cup Victory



Leicester City Ladies moved into their highest position of the season sitting third this evening in a very intriguing looking Midland Combination Division. TNS put out a weakened side from their game last week and it soon cost them as Katie Bateman gave Leicester City Ladies the lead, she doubled […]

First Team into Third



Leicester City Ladies first team kept up their unbeaten run and their movement up the Midland Combination table. Loughborough Students had held Leicester City Ladies to a goalless draw only last week but this time the game went to City. Some good positive first half football from Leicester City Ladies […]

Unbeaten Run Continues



Leicester City Ladies kept their unbeaten run going but it was a frustrating day for the home team. Leicester City Ladies had an early chances through Ball hit the post and set pieces from Kilby and Brant were causing confusion in the box. Loughborough Students had a chance of their […]

Frustrating Draw



Leicester City Ladies carried on their unbeaten run and secured their place in the FA Cup 1st round with a convincing 4-0 victory over Northampton Town. Gemma Ball flicked home a Brant cross to give Leicester City Ladies the lead before Thia Wright rounded off a fine move with a […]

FA Cup Victory



The Midland Combination Division always gives you a tough game every week in a very competitive league but over the past three weeks Leicester City Ladies have played the top two in Stoke City Ladies and Curzon Ashton Ladies. More importantly on the day of the fixtures these teams were […]

Lightening Does Strike Twice



After two away wins on the bounce it was on the road again for Leicester City Ladies this time to Dudley United Ladies. Dudley United Ladies had recently recorded home wins over Leafield Athlitic and Radcliffe Olympic not to mention taking unbeaten side Wolves to penalties in the cup. It […]

More Points on the Road



After a fantastic match on the Thursday away to Loughborough Foxes playing the league leaders was motivation enough for Leicester City Ladies. Leicester City Ladies where near enough back to full strength which had been their biggest down fall has now helped results improve . Leicester City Ladies started brightly […]

Ladies Derail League Leaders



Leicester City Ladies bounced back from a disappointing weekend result in an amazing game which this time fell the way of the away team. Once again Leicester City Ladies were two nil down at half time, although it was quite incredible considering the home side dominance. Second half Leicester City […]

First Team Bounce Back



Leicester City Ladies surrendered their unbeaten record with an uncharacteristic first half performance which left the home team with to much to do. Copeswoods pacey forwards caused Leicester City Ladies no end of problems and they were deservedly put the away side two goals ahead at half time. In the […]

Unbeaten Run Ends



Leicester City Ladies unbeaten run continued with victory in the league visit to Radcliffe Olympic. The game started badly for Leicester City ladies as a mistake gifted Radcliffe an early lead. Leicester City Ladies continued to make uncharacteristic mistakes but finally managed to get back into the game when fine […]

Unbeaten Run Continues



Leicester City Ladies made it four games unbeaten in the league with a win over Northampton Town. Leicester City Ladies as the home team were one up inside three minutes when a fine footballing move was finished by Gemma Ball. City had numerous chances and brave Northampton Town defending kept […]

Unbeaten Run Extended



Quorn Brownies and Leicester City Ladies
Leicester City Ladies first team coach Andy Marsden led a training session for an enthusiastic group of 26 young Brownies and their leaders. Senior player Kim Walton and Leicester City Ladies first team manager Matt Cook were also present at the training session held at Station Road in Quorn to […]

Voluntary Training Sessions



The first round of the League Cup gave Leicester City Ladies a tough task by drawing Wolves at home, but a spirited display left the match level at three goals each after extra time. With Wolves progressing to the next round on penalties in an excellent cup tie. Leicester City […]

Cup Exit on Penalties



Leicester City Ladies travelled to Copeswood and picked up a point in an amazing five all draw. Two goals from Ball and one each from Hiller, Bateman and Kilby earned a patched up Leicester City Ladies a point, scrappy defending gifted Copeswood goals but with the Leicester front line playing […]

Ten Goal Draw!



In this midweek local derby Leicester City Ladies and Loughborough Foxes shared the points . Loughborough Foxes went into the lead through slack Leicester City Ladies defending before Ball and Bateman linked well to level the match. The second half was all Leicester City Ladies but a series of good […]

Derby Draw



Leicester City Ladies secured their first points of the season with a 4-2 victory over newly promoted Dudley United Ladies. Leicester City Ladies got a shock as Dudley United Ladies raced to a two goal lead at Aylestone Park. Just before the break a goal from Hillier brought Leicester City […]

New Look Team Secures Victory



Leicester City Ladies will be welcoming A S Musau from Strasboug for their sixth visit to Leicester as part of the town twinning exchange. In its twelfth year the playing side of the visit will see Leicester City Ladies and A S Musau take on other sides from the Leicestershire […]

Town Twinning



Leicester City Ladies First Team have enjoyed a productive openning month of training with three games creating three wins. On July 17th Leicester City Ladies traveled to Ilkeston and with Brant scoring a hat trick combined with further goals from Scott, Bateman, Ball, Hillier, Thomas and Burfourd resulting in an […]

First Team Update





I would like to welcome everyone back to Leicester City Ladies and into a new season 2011/12. Firstly I have two departures to announce those of Assistant Manager Steve Walton and Senior Club Captain Annie Rudkin. Steve Walton has been a great number two and has on several occasions taken […]

Pre Season Message from First Team Manager Matt Cook



July Tuesday 5th Pre season training starts 8pm Aylestone Park Sun 10th 1.30pm Aylestone Park training games Thurs 14th 7.30 training Sun 17th Away Ilkeston Town FC 2pm ko Thurs 21st 7.30 training Sun 24th Home Oxford United 2pm ko Tues 26th 7.30 training Thurs 28th 7.30 training Sun 31st […]

First Team Pre-season Schedule



Leicester City Ladies had the opportunity to secure their best points tally in seven years in the Midland Combination division and they did it at the death to round off a fine first season at the new ground Aylestone Park with one away game to play. With a few players […]

New Shape Gains Three Points



LCLFC 4-1 TNS After two good solid away draws to Wolves and Radcliffe City were still in the mix for the top six and points are vital with all the top teams playing one another. Two draws against third and fourth in the league on the road prior to this […]

Three Points Secured in Style



After a weekend off Leicester City Ladies first team travelled to Wolves for a tough away trip. Having beat Wolves 1-0 earlier at the year at Aylestone Park it was always going to be another tight game and so it proved to be. Leicester City Ladies set up in a […]

Solid display gains a point



Leicester City Ladies first team sealed a vital win against rivals Stoke City who were one point and one place above them in the league with a game in hand. Leicester City Ladies were two up after twenty five minutes with goals from Scott and Walton both from set plays. […]

Vital Win



After a a last gasp defeat in midweek Leicester City Ladies first team were back in action within three days and they welcomed high flying West Brom. No doubt West Brom are probably the most technically gifted team in the division who were always going to provide tough competition. First […]

Leicester City Ladies 1 WBA 2



Leicester City Ladies first team bounced back from Thursday nights cup semi final defeat in fine fashion beating bottom side Stratford Town four nil at Aylestone Park. Leicester City Ladies were in good control of the game right from the start. It took Leicester City Ladies a while to break […]

First Team Hit Four



After a vital point away to Stoke City two weeks ago Leicester City Ladies first team faced another mud bath of a game very similar to Stoke City game. With the referee giving the game the green light the game was going to be tough and it proved that but […]

Mud Bath Victory



League Cup quarter finals LCLFC 3-2 Rotherham After two defeats Leicester City Ladies needed a performance and the players proved a point to the rest of the Midland Combination teams by being the first domestic team to beat the league leaders all season. In a thrilling cup tie Leicester City […]

First through to Semi Finals



Leafield 2-0 LCLFC Leicester City Ladies travelled to Solihull for the return match with close rivals in the division Leafield, earlier in the season the home fixture had been a turning point for the blues as they went on to a six game unbeaten however strangely enough Leafield would bring […]

Disapointing Defeat



LCLFC 0-2 Rotherham Leicester City Ladies welcomed unbeaten league leaders Rotherham to Aylestone Park with a young side starting the game, and a spirited display was encouraging for the future of the club. Rotherham were 2 up before the break and early goal which caused confusion from a corner found […]

First team beaten by leaders



Leicester City Ladies first team climbed into fifth spot with a vital win away at Coventry Copeswood. Leicester City Ladies dominated the game throughout but wasted several chances and the 0-2 scoreline flattered the home team. Erica Preston gave Leicester City Ladies the lead with a fine goal, looping the […]

First Team Move upto Fifth



Leicester City Ladies bounced back from last weeks disappointing FA Cup defeat to reach the final of the County Cup with a four nil victory over Friar Lane. The semi final was played at Oadby & Wigston’s ground in very tough weather conditions and on a poor playing surface both […]

Firsts Reach County Cup Final



Leicester City Ladies secured their place in the next round of the FA Cup with a 2-0 away win at Coventry Copeswood. For the neutral it was an entertaining game, a very open expansive game displayed a typical FA Cup game. It took Leicester City Ladies a while to get […]

Firsts FA Cup Victory



Leicester City Ladies secured their place in the next round of the FA Cup beating TNS 5-0 at Aylestone Park. The whole game was a little flat but Leicester City used the ball better and got their result. Erica Preston put Leicester City Ladies ahead thumping home at the near […]

Firsts in FA Cup Victory



Christening their new home pitch Leicester City Ladies secured back to back league wins for the first time this season with victory over Wolves. The first half was extremely even with both teams trying to play football and find openings, it looked like both teams may cancel each other out. […]

First Team Christen New Pitch With Win



Leicester City Ladies 3 Leafield Athlitic 1 Leicester City Ladies got back to winning ways at home against Leafield Athletic. however they made it very hard for themselves after producing a drab first half display. Leicester City Ladies were a goal down at the break, Leafield Athletic dominated the entire […]

Second Half Rally



Many looking at this result against a quality Sporting Club Albion side would think it would be a simple game for the home team against one of last years struggler’s, however that does not tell the story of the game and three goals in the last 6 minutes made the […]

Sporting Club Albion 4 Leicester City Ladies 0



Leicester City Ladies edged their way into the quarter finals of the County Cup with a nervy display against local side Shepshed Dynamo. Molly Waldron opened the scoring for Leicester City Ladies with a fine chip over the Shepshed Dynamo goalkeeper. Sarah Marshall soon made it two for Leicester City […]

County Cup Second Round



Leicester City Ladies bounced back from the weekends disappointment in great style beating current league leaders Loughborough Students. With five wins, one draw and a League Cup win to their name Loughborough Students were sure to be full of confidence but although there was some scares Leicester City Ladies dealt […]

First team beat the leaders



Leicester City Ladies First Team were back at Aylestone Park after a weeks break and a spirited performance with seven squad players unavailable was pleasing to see, however Leicester City Ladies came away on the wrong end of a 2-3 result against Radcliffe Olympic. Leicester City Ladies started the brighter […]

Mistakes cost First Team



After a bright start to the new campaign Leicester City Ladies  were reminded of how tough the Midlands Combination can be against early leaders Rotherham United. Rotherham United took the lead as Leicester City Ladies fell asleep at a cross ball. Heather Fyfe got Leicester City Ladies back on level […]

Ladies Get Reality Check



Leicester City Ladies flew into the next round of the County Cup competition in style, hitting Senior League side Marlborough Rovers for 19 at Aylestone Park. Marlborough Rovers were an outstanding outfit at last years under 18’s and won the County Competition in 2009/10 season at under 18 level. However […]

First hit Nineteen



Leicester City Ladies started their new campaign in great style with a 5-1 win at newly promoted Stratford Town. Although Stratford Town implemented some very physical tactics Leicester City Ladies  stood up to the challenge and football prevailed over gamesmanship on the day. Leicester City took the lead on twenty […]

Great Start to New Season



Leicester City Ladies Strasbourg 2010 Winners
Leicester City Ladies start the new campaign with a new look back room team, Matt Cook takes over the hot seat from Steve Walton who returns to his role as assistant after a successful spell as caretaker manager towards the end of last year. Matt and Steve will have the […]

First Team Pre Season Update



Leicester City Ladies Winners
French newspaper article hailing Leicester City Ladies victory in the 12th edition of the Womens International Tournament hosted by AS Musau.

Leicester Winners



Leicester City Ladies are delighted to announce KAS Electrical Services as the new sponsors of the First team for the 2010/11 season. KAS Electrical Services based in Aylestone, Leicester, have over 9 years experience in the electrical industry specialising in all aspects of electrical work for the domestic, commercial and […]

New First Team Sponsor



With much regret we have accepted the resignation of Paul Cox as First Team Manager. Steve Walton has agreed to step up from his role as Assistant Manager to take charge until the end of the season with Matt Cooke as his assistant.

Change in First Team set up



Stoke City Ladies 3 Leicester City Ladies 1 Stoke City started the game brightly and after only five minutes Leicester City Ladies goalkeeper Lucy Clarke pulled off a fantastic double save. Stoke City continued to push forward and a through ball on ten minutes caught the Leicester City Ladies defence […]

Slow start costs three points



Leicester City Ladies FC v Loughborough Foxes FC Leicester City Ladies started the game brilliantly and found themselves 2-0 up after only 15 minutes. Firstly on 3 minutes a great knock into the box by ‘Sugs’ was met by ‘Marshy’ who looped the ball over the stranded Loughborough Foxes goalkeeper. […]

First team take all three points in must win game



Leicester City Ladies FC v Radcliffe Olympic Ladies FC Both teams started the game brightly and were battling for every ball. Radcliffe Olympic used the physical aspect of their game to their advantage and used the pace of their forward players to cause Leicester City Ladies  problems. The first half […]

Second home defeat for First Team



TNS Ladies v Leicester City Ladies Leicester City Ladies started the game brightly and quickly got used to the rubber crumb surface, putting some good attacking moves together. TNS the started to get into the game and played some nice quick football which with their movement off the ball caused […]

Well deserved point for First team



Leicester City Ladies v Coventry City The 1st ten minutes were a very even affair with both teams trying to find their feet.  With 15 minutes gone Coventry City broke down the right hand side and a cross to the back post was volleyed in off the cross bar. Coventry […]

Poor first half costs first team



Leicester City Ladies started the game brightly with striker Jodie White getting in behind the defence and putting a couple of good crosses into the danger area early on. Wolves Ladies began to come more into the game and their passing and movement off the ball started to trouble Leicester […]

Second half fightback secures a point



Sporting Albion took the lead early in the first half when Leicester City Ladies goalkeeper Lucy Clarke punched the ball out from a corner, only for it to drop to the feet of a Sporting Albion player leaving her with an easy finish. Leicester City Ladies rode their luck at […]

Tough start for First Team