Colchester United L.F.C.

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Colchester United Ladies
Full name Colchester United Ladies Football Club
Nickname(s) The U's
Founded 1992
Ground Broad Lane, Wivenhoe
Ground Capacity 3,000 approx.
Chairman Unknown
Manager Steve Downey
League FA Women's Premier League Southern Division
2011–12 2nd, FA Women's Premier League Southern Division

Colchester United Ladies Football Club were an English ladies football team based in Colchester, Essex and were affiliated to Colchester United F.C. In 2013 the club folded.

History[edit]

The former club was founded in 1992 under the name of Colchester Royals. In 1998 they became affiliated to Colchester United F.C.

The club won the 2006–07 South East Combination Women's Football League winning promotion to the FA Women's Premier League Southern Division, the second tier of English women's football.

The club folded in 2013 and no longer compete in any football league.

League Honours[edit]

Ladies Teams

South East Combination Women's Football League

  • Champions: 2006–07

Eastern Region Premier Division

  • Champions: 2001–02, 2004–05

Eastern Region League Division One

  • Runners-Up: 1996–97

Eastern Region League Division Two

  • Champions: 1993–94

Essex County Women's League Division Two

  • Champions: 2002–03

Girls Teams

Essex County Girls League

Under 14's A

  • Champions: 2000–01

Under 13's

  • Champions: 2002–03

Under 12's

  • Champions: 2003–04

Under 12's A

  • Champions: 2000–01

Under 11's

  • Champions: 2000–01

Cup Honours[edit]

Ladies Teams

Eastern Region League Cup

  • Runners-Up: 1998–99, 2004–05

Eastern Region Women's League Plate

  • Champions: 1994/95

Essex County FA Women’s Cup

  • Runners-Up: 1998–99, 2001–02, 2002–03

Lisa Slater Memorial Shield Winners

  • Champions: 1995–96

Girls Teams

Essex County Girls League Cup

Under 12's

  • Champions: 2003–04

Under 11's

  • Champions: 1999/00

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