Manchester United have announced the signing of Irene Guerrero, the Spanish midfielder who was part of Spain’s World Cup-winning squad. Guerrero, 26, made three substitute appearances in the tournament and has a total of 16 caps for her country. The financial details and length of her contract with Manchester United have not been revealed.
Guerrero joined Atletico Madrid in 2022 and had a successful spell with the club, winning the Queen’s Cup last season. Her arrival at Manchester United is seen as a major boost to the team’s prospects. Coach Marc Skinner expressed his excitement about the signing, stating that Guerrero’s experience and quality will be valuable as the team competes in multiple competitions this season. He believes that Guerrero’s stature will make her a valuable addition to Manchester United Women.
Manchester United Women finished in second place in the Women’s Super League last season and are eager to build on their success. They will begin their campaign for the new season with a match against Aston Villa on October 1st.