Man Utd Girls: Alex Greenwood & Siobhan Chamberlain amongst 21 new gamers
England left-back Alex Greenwood and goalkeeper Siobhan Chamberlain are amongst 21 new gamers in Manchester United Girls’s squad for 2018-19.
The Pink Devils will finish their 13-year absence from the senior girls’s recreation after they be a part of the second tier.
Former England worldwide Casey Stoney was named as United’s head coach in June.
“We have gone younger, we have gone thrilling, we have gone entertaining,” she advised the club website.
“I am greater than conscious that we’re bringing 21 strangers collectively however I am actually excited concerning the squad and the way forward for this staff.”
Greenwood, 24, and Chamberlain, 34, are common members of the Lionesses’ squad bidding to qualify for the 2019 Girls’s World Cup in France, however will now spend subsequent season within the second division.
There are seven former United youth gamers within the squad, which has a mean age of 21.
Katie Zelem is a type of to return as a senior participant following a yr with Juventus, through which she helped the Italian membership win their first Girls’s Serie A title.
Striker Jessica Sigsworth, previously of Doncaster Rovers Belles, was the highest scorer within the second tier final season with 16 league objectives.
Like Greenwood and Chamberlain, Amy Turner, Martha Harris and Emily Ramsey all be a part of United from Liverpool.
Two Scotland internationals, defender Kirsty Smith and striker Lizzie Arnot, arrive after leaving Hibernian Girls, the place they performed beneath new United assistant Willie Kirk.