About Harborough Town FC


Harborough Town FC is an FA Charter Standard Community Club and a Nike Partner Club which is a volunteer-led not for profit charitable trust, can trace its roots back to the season of 1975/76 and has been at its current location since the 1990s.

With 58 teams registered, the club provides the opportunity to play and enjoy football for the community from U5s through to adult.

The club offers a high-quality football experience in outstanding facilities with fully qualified coaches for male and female players and has vibrant walking football and Inclusive football sections.

Our first team play in the Pitching In Northern Premier League Midlands Division which is at Step Four of the FA National League System, just four promotions away from the English Football League, whilst the 52 teams from under 5 to under 18 for boys and girls play in the Leicestershire Youth Leagues and our academy teams playing in the Midland Junior Premier League

All of the coaches in the club are qualified to the minimum of the FA Level one and many have achieved the level two and three qualifications, as well as other FA qualifications.

The club is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for our youth players and has a dedicated club safeguarding and welfare officer and robust safeguarding policies

All coaches and key personnel have undertaken the safeguarding checks required by the Football Association.

Our Facilities 

Harborough Town has some of the finest grassroots football facilities in the country with nine grass pitches, and two floodlight artificial grass pitches.

The recently refurbished clubhouse has two high-quality lounges with main function room having a capacity of 140 persons and the members bar 70 persons both with full bar facilities and make an ideal venue for Wedding receptions Birthday Parties, Christenings, conferences business meetings and other events.

The club also offers on site catering with an extensive menu for any event.

The Future

Harborough Town is at one of the most exciting times in its history having transformed the facility and having secured a 50-year lease with Harborough District Council the future for the Club has never looked so bright.

The club has a clear vision

  • to provide a friendly community football club which is accessible to players of all ages and abilities.
  • to provide facilities of the highest quality that can be used for a wide and diverse range of community activities
  • to bring high-quality football to Market Harborough in a vibrant, safe and fun environment which can be enjoyed by all
  • To be a community hub for football and non-football activities and to play an active role in supporting the health and wellbeing of local people in our community

Our club motto is “One Club, One Goal”