Manchester United signed Euro 2022 winner Nikita Parris from Arsenal

Manchester United added to their successful contingent of Euro 2022 with the acquisition of Nikita Parris from Ladies’s Tremendous League rival Arsenal.

The 28-year-old striker, who made two bench appearances throughout England’s victorious European marketing campaign, made 67 appearances for the Lionesses and was additionally a Champions League winner with Lyon.

She joins Marc Skinner’s facet after a season with Arsenal, after earlier bouts with Everton and Manchester Metropolis and was the WSL high scorer at one level.

“It is unimaginable to be right here,” stated Parris, who has signed a contract with United till the tip of the 2023/24 season.

“It was a lovely summer season and that is the crowning glory. Manchester United are a historic membership which can be making nice strikes within the WSL and I look ahead to being a part of our future success.

“With my successful mentality in matches and coaching, I need to assist this group transfer ahead and develop. I am not the one new signing this summer season, which reveals the membership’s intention to do precisely that. I am so pleased to be right here and may’t wait to get began. “

Parris will meet a lot of his new teammates, together with different European champions Ella Toone, Alessia Russo and Mary Earps.

Skinner is hoping to enhance on final season’s fourth-place WSL, which noticed the Crimson Devils narrowly miss continental soccer.

He added: “Nikita’s successful pedigree shall be an ideal addition to our group. She is a confirmed winner on each the nationwide and worldwide stage and can carry actual maturity to the surroundings.

“Securing a participant of Nikita’s caliber cements this nice membership’s ambition for subsequent season and we will not wait to welcome them into the pre-season after a well-deserved relaxation!”

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