Man United Women Appoint Marc Skinner As Manager
Following reports earlier this month, Marc Skinner has left Orlando Pride to join Man United Women as manager.
Skinner has signed a two-year contract and is the replacement to Casey Stoney who left the club in May.
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“I’m looking forward to working closely with the staff and this talented group of players,” Skinner said on his arrival.
“Our focus is to build on everything they have already achieved in the women’s game. It’s an exciting opportunity to lead the team into what will be another competitive WSL season.
“I want us to achieve success together and our aim is to give the fans a team they can continue to be proud of.”
The 38-year-0ld managed Birmingham City to an FA Cup final in 2017 before leaving in 2019 to manage NWSL side Orlando Pride.