Manchester United have signed Spain ahead Lucia Garcia from Athletic Bilbao on two-year deal, the Girls’s Tremendous League facet stated on Monday.
The 23-year-old scored 63 targets in 161 appearances within the final six years on the Spanish outfit and can bolster United’s attacking ranks after the arrival of former Tottenham Hotspur ahead Rachel Williams earlier this month.
“The truth that a membership the dimensions of Manchester United has put their religion in me is a dream come true. I already really feel very a lot at house right here,” stated Garcia, who made her Spain debut in 2018 and has scored 9 targets in 36 video games.
“There’s an awesome household ambiance on the membership, which is the precise surroundings through which I thrive. I am going to give the whole lot I’ve on the sphere to make our followers proud, and hopefully rating just a few targets as effectively.”
Garcia was a part of the Spain facet which reached the quarterfinals of Girls’s Euro 2022 earlier than being knocked out by England in extra-time.
United completed fourth within the WSL final season and can start the brand new marketing campaign on Sept. 11 with a visit to Spurs.