Record crowds are expected at grounds across England, with nationwide interest in women’s football rocketing after the Lionesses’ incredible victory at Euro 2022.
WSL stars are set to become household names, but a number of stars have already raised their profile through TikTok.
From behind-the-scenes footage to dance trends, the social media platform has allowed fans unprecedented insight into life as a women’s football player.
GiveMeSport Women selects nine WSL stars who have brilliantly entertaining TikTok accounts. Get following!
Alisha Lehmann – 5.9 million followers
Lehmann has built up quite the fan base on TikTok. Nearly six million people follow the Aston Villa forward on the platform, where she shares videos of her at training and on holiday with her boyfriend Douglas Luiz.
@alishalehmann7 📸 @Aston Villa ♬ original sound – Alisha Lehmann
Jen Beattie – 33,000 followers
The 31-year-old also posts a number of tongue in cheek clips about being part of the LGBTQ+ community.
@jennybeattie5 It’s the simple things #fyp #arsenal #passthedutchie ♬ Pass The Dutchie – Musical Youth
Mary Earps – 457,700 followers
Earps showed off her exuberant personality during Euro 2022 by dancing on the press conference table after England’s victory, and her sense of humour is also on display on TikTok.
The Manchester United goalkeeper has a variety of videos on her account, but particularly likes to take part in dance trends and challenges with her fellow Lionesses.
@1maryearps I couldn’t keep it together 😭🤣 #womensfootball #teammates #lionesses ♬ YOU HVES BE TRIPPIN – M 🏾.
Beth Mead – 200,800 followers
Mead often ropes in her England and Arsenal teammates to try out a number of TikTok dance trends.
One of her most popular posts is a brilliant video of the Arsenal squad taking it in turns to replicate Ariana Grande’s singing voice.
@bethmead_ Who’s your lead singer? #girlband #arsenalwomen 🎤🎶@arsenal @jennybeattie5 @l6williamson ♬ original sound – Beth Mead
Pernille Harder – 19,900 followers
Harder has only just launched her TikTok account, but one of her videos has already racked up more than 1.3 million views.
The Chelsea star has been asking fans what they want to see on her account, and has so far posted videos showing off her skills and giving insight into her daily life.
Jess Naz – 906 followers
Naz’s TikTok account is a bit of a hidden gem. The 21-year-old uses the platform to show off her dance moves, most recently featuring a number of her Tottenham Hotspur teammates while they were on tour in the United States.
@jessnaz Smile in sync 😁 @Molly Bartrip @El #sugarcane #airport #spurswomen ♬ Sugercaneremixspeedup by kojomiles – KOJO🧔🏻♂️MILES😎
Katie McCabe – 48,600 followers
McCabe uses her TikTok to give insight into life as a defender for Arsenal and Ireland, with behind-the-scenes footage from training, match days, and media events.
She also runs a regular series called “Coffee with Katie”, during which she answers questions sent in from fans.
@ktmccabe11 Replying to @aoibhinnni I’ll give you my finalist 👀😮💨⚽️@coffeeperfection2002 #weuro2022 #coffeewithkatie #footballtiktok #foryoupage #ad ♬ Aesthetic – Tollan Kim
Beth England – 72,200 followers
When not sharing videos of her dog, England shows how she prepares for training and matches with Chelsea and England.
With both teams winning big this year, the striker also has a large collection of dressing room celebration clips.
@bettyengland09 😍🏆 #womensfootball #football #england #lionesses #weuro2022 #winning #celebrate #fyp ♬ original sound – Bethany England
Poppy Pattinson – 32,700 followers
Pattinson used to do a number of videos with Alisha Lehmann, dating back to a time when they both played at Everton.
Her TikTok is now a variety of training videos, holiday footage, and dance trends and challenges.
@poppypattinson30 Pre training vibez #twotouch #bhafc #@Veatriki Sarri training #womensfootball ♬ Last Last – Burna Boy