Lyn Fotball
Full nameLyn Fotball Damer
GroundKringsjå kunstgress
Oslo
Capacity450[1]
ChairmanTone Etholm
ManagerOle Johan Aas
LeagueToppserien
2020Toppserien, 6th of 10

Lyn Fotball Damer is the women's football branch of Lyn Fotball. The team plays in Toppserien, the top division of women's football in Norway.

Lyn formed a women's team in the fifth tier 4. divisjon in 2009. The team promoted to the second tier in 2012, their third consecutive promotion.[1] In 2017, after five seasons spent in 1. divisjon, Lyn promoted to the 2018 Toppserien. The team finished their first top tier season in eleventh place, and became tenth in the 2019 season.

Lyn Fotball Damer play their home games at Kringsjå kunstgress, a stadium which was renovated in 2016.[2]

Players

Current squad

As of 1 August 2020[3]

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 Norway NOR Karen Oline Sneve
2 MF Norway NOR Hedda Myhre Foslie
3 MF Norway NOR Julie Jorde
4 DF Norway NOR Trine Skjelstad Jensen
5 DF Norway NOR Christina Osnes-Ringen
6 FW Norway NOR Kristin Haugstad
8 MF Norway NOR Anna Palm
9 MF Norway NOR Cathinka Tandberg
10 FW Norway NOR Runa Lillegård
No. Pos. Nation Player
11 MF Norway NOR Ingrid Bakke
12 GK Norway NOR Kirvil Odden
14 DF Norway NOR Joanna Bækkelund
15 DF Norway NOR Emilie Bølviken
16 FW Norway NOR Anna Aahjem
17 MF Norway NOR Emma Godø
18 MF Norway NOR Selma Hernes
21 FW Norway NOR Una Søyland
22 DF Norway NOR Sofie Tunes
23 DF Norway NOR Emilie Raaum Closs
24 DF Norway NOR Iselin Sandnes Olsen
25 GK Norway NOR Mari Hasselknippe
DF Norway NOR Maja Nordahl

Former players

For details of current and former players, see Category:Lyn Fotball Damer players.

Recent seasons

Season Pos. Pl. W D L GS GA P Cup Notes Ref.
2015 1. divisjon 5 22 12 2 8 59 38 38 Second round [4]
2016 1. divisjon 2 22 15 3 4 63 28 48 Second round [5]
2017 1. divisjon promoted 1 22 15 4 3 43 16 49 Third round Promoted to Toppserien [6]
2018 Toppserien 11 22 3 3 16 27 56 12 Third round [7]
2019 Toppserien 10 22 4 8 10 23 37 20 Second round [8]
2020 Toppserien 6 18 6 3 9 24 30 21 First Round

Honours

References

  1. ^ a b "Om Lyn Fotball Damer" (in Norwegian). Lyn Fotball. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Lyn vant åpningen av "nye" Kringsjå". nab.no (in Norwegian). Norde Aker Budstikke. 28 August 2016. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Lyn Damer A-Lag" (in Norwegian). Lyn Fotball. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  4. ^ "1. div Kvinner 2015 – Tabell". fotball.no (in Norwegian). Norwegian Football Federation. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  5. ^ "1. div Kvinner 2016 – Tabell". fotball.no (in Norwegian). Norwegian Football Federation. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  6. ^ "1. div Kvinner 2017 – Tabell". fotball.no (in Norwegian). Norwegian Football Federation. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  7. ^ "Toppserien 2018 – Tabell". fotball.no (in Norwegian). Norwegian Football Federation. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  8. ^ "Toppserien 2019 – Tabell". fotball.no (in Norwegian). Norwegian Football Federation. Retrieved 14 January 2020.