FC Zorya Luhansk was founded in 1923, formerly known as Zorya Voroshilovgrad and Zorya-MALS, Zorya Luhansk is based in the city of Luhansk (former Voroshilovgrad), Luhansk Oblast, Ukraine.
In the season 2005-06 the team won the first place in the Persha Liha, and has been promoted to the Vyscha Liha. Zorya was one of the original twenty teams to debut for the first season of the Ukrainian Premier League. The team played for five seasons until the 1995-96 season in which they finished eighteenth and where sent down to the Persha Liha. Zorya relegated to Druha Liha in 1996-97 season but she returned to Persha Liha in 2003-2004 season.
As Zorya Voroshilovgrad, the club had won the USSR Championship in 1972.
USSR Championship Winner: 1
Ukrainian First League Winner: 1
Ukrainian Second League Winner: 1