Alyssa Aherne signs first professional contract

Thursday 25 May 2023 14:00

Manchester United are delighted to announce that 19-year-old winger Alyssa Aherne has signed her first professional contract with the club.

Alyssa has been with Manchester United’s Academy since the age of 13 and was part of our Under-21 WSL Academy League and Cup winning side in 2022.

Alyssa Aherne: “I’m so proud to sign professionally at this great football club – after being here since the age of 13. It’s a dream come true and a wonderful day for me and my family.”
Alyssa alongside Manchester United Women boss Marc Skinner.
Marc Skinner: “Alyssa is an exciting young player, who we are delighted to see sign professionally for Manchester United.

“We are incredibly proud of our youth pathway for both women and men at this football club, with Alyssa now becoming the 12th Academy graduate to sign for our women’s first team since we reformed in 2018.”

Everyone at the club would like to congratulate Alyssa and wish her the very best of luck for her professional career.