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Manchester United handed worst feasible opponents in Women’s Champions League attract


Sep 15, 2023
Manchester United handed worst possible opponents in Women's Champions League draw


Manchester United will have to conquer two-time Women’s Champions League finalists, Paris Saint-Germain, to protected their entry into the event.

The Red Devils have competent for Europe’s leading levels of competition for the first time in their 5-calendar year background right after finishing second in the Women’s Tremendous League past period.

United boss Marc Skinner will be hoping his side can go far in the Champions League


United manager Marc Skinner will be hoping his facet can go considerably in the Champions LeagueCredit history: Getty
The Red Devils have never qualified for the Women's Champions League group stage


The Crimson Devils have under no circumstances skilled for the Women’s Champions League group stageCredit: Getty

And French giants PSG stand in their way of group stage qualification.

United will host the to start with leg of the play-off tie on October 10 or 11, with the next leg tie to get place the adhering to 7 days.

If United gain, they will join holders Barcelona, WSL champions Chelsea as well as Lyon and Bayern Munich in the major draw.

Although Arsenal will not be involved in the Champions League, immediately after past season’s semi-finalists had been knocked out by Paris FC in the very first qualifying spherical past weekend.

Elsewhere, Glasgow Town will deal with Norwegian club SK Brann just after they won the Scottish Women’s Leading League previous year.

It’s been a tumultuous summer months for United, acquiring parted approaches with a selection of essential gamers.

Lionesses legend Alessia Russo has joined Arsenal on a free transfer.

In the meantime Spanish World Cup winner Ona Struggle and Norwegian midfielder Vilde Boe Risa have linked up with Barcelona and Atletico Madrid respectively.

But they have designed up for it by signing a further Entire world Cup winner, Irene Guerrero, as properly as Environment Cup Golden Boot winner Hinata Miyazawa.

Lionesses' goalkeeper Earps could be on the move in January


Lionesses’ goalkeeper Earps could be on the shift in JanuaryCredit history: Getty

Crucially, United have so significantly retained England’s selection just one goalkeeper Mary Earps, despite interest from a amount of golf equipment.

In spite of a earth-report bid being designed for Earps by Arsenal, she will now remain at United till at minimum January.

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