Oxford United W.F.C.

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Oxford United Women
Full nameOxford United Women's Football Club
Nickname(s)U’s / Yellows
Founded2005; 16 years ago (2005)
GroundMarsh Lane, Oxford
Capacity2,000
ManagerLiam Gilbert
LeagueFA Women's National League South
2019–20FA Women's National League South (season abandoned)
WebsiteClub website

Oxford United Women's Football Club is an English women's football club affiliated with Oxford United, and founded in 2005. They had major success in their first season by winning the league. In 2012/13 they won the South-West Combination and were elected as inaugural members of the Women's Super League 2nd division (WSL 2).

The success of Oxford United Women's F.C. is recognised and promoted by Oxford United.

History[edit]

The first team won the three major cup competitions in their league.[1]

The first Oxford United Ladies team were promoted to the Southern Region Division One, for season 2006/2007, where they continued their success and again won the League.

Oxford United Ladies have won the Ladies Oxfordshire Senior Cup, beating Henley Town Ladies 2–1 at Bicester Town F.C. The scorers were Lauren Allison and Stacey Coles five minutes from time. "Credit must go to the girls for the win," said ladies boss Ben Thomas after the match.

Current squad[edit]

As of 4 September 2021.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK England ENG Paris Sercombe
2 DF England ENG Emily Wallace
3 DF England ENG Gemma Sims
4 MF England ENG Lauren Haynes (Captain)
5 DF England ENG Catherine Beaver
6 DF England ENG Riva Casley
7 FW England ENG Daisy McLachlan
8 MF England ENG Kayleigh Hines
9 FW England ENG Carly Johns
10 FW England ENG Cheryl Williams
11 MF England ENG Sophie Baker
12 FW England ENG Beth Lumsden
14 MF England ENG Molly Childerhouse
No. Pos. Nation Player
15 DF England ENG Daisy Ackerman
16 DF England ENG Georgia Hayes
17 FW England ENG Sarah King
18 DF England ENG Alex Ashley
19 MF Wales WAL Lily Stevens
20 DF England ENG Megan Alexander
22 FW England ENG Jade Grove
23 MF England ENG Merrick Will
26 DF England ENG Hannah Mackenzie
27 GK England ENG Rose Kite
DF England ENG Amber Roberts
DF England ENG Stephaney Bent
DF England ENG Bobby Lynch
DF England ENG Lena Stroem
MF England ENG Emily Allen
FW England ENG Molly Peters
MF Scotland SCO Georgia Brown
MF Scotland SCO Brogan Moore
No. Pos. Nation Player
FW England ENG Laura Hennessey
FW England ENG Lauren Allison
FW England ENG Maddie Robertson
FW England ENG Lucy Durham
FW England ENG Issy Newns
DF England ENG Ellie Kirby

Former players[edit]

Coaching Staff[edit]

As of 15 September 2020.
Position Name
Head Coach Liam Gilbert
Assistant Manager Tom Hartley

Honours[edit]

  • South-East Combination: Winners
2012/2013
  • Thames Valley Division Two: Winners
2009/2010
  • Oxfordshire FA County Cup : Runners up
2009/2010
  • Southern Region Division One :Runners up
2008/2009
  • Southern Region Division One: 1
2006/2007
  • Thames Valley Division One: 1
2005/2006
  • Thames Valley League Cup: 1
2005/2006
  • Oxfordshire FA County Cup: 1
2005/2006

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2005/06 season OULFC Awards evening". Oxford United Ladies FC. Archived from the original on 20 August 2007. Retrieved 18 March 2015.

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 51°46′26.09″N 1°13′39.91″W / 51.7739139°N 1.2277528°W / 51.7739139; -1.2277528