Manchester United’s ladies’s crew signed American goalkeeper Phallon Tullis-Joyce on Thursday from OL Reign within the National Women’s Soccer League.
The 26-year-old Tullis-Joyce beforehand performed in Europe with French membership Reims. United didn’t specify the size of the contract or worth of her switch.
“Today has been pure excitement for me. Manchester United is such a historic club, that has already done so much in the women’s game. I’m so honoured to get this opportunity,” she mentioned.
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England worldwide Mary Earps is United’s present first alternative goalkeeper. She has been linked with a transfer to Women’s Super League rival Arsenal after successful the Golden Glove at this 12 months’s Women’s World Cup however will stay at United till at the least the January switch window.
Tullis-Joyce is initially probably to offer again as much as Earps.
“Phallon has a wonderful array of talents, and we look forward to seeing her growth at Manchester United,” United coach Marc Skinner mentioned.