Keira Barry joins Crystal Palace on loan

Thursday 24 August 2023 13:00

Manchester United can today confirm that Keira Barry will spend the 2023/24 campaign on loan at Barclays Women’s Championship side Crystal Palace.

Keira graduated from Manchester United’s Academy, signing her first professional contract with the club this month - after making her first-team debut in our 4-0 league cup victory over Sheffield United last season.

Keira Barry signs first professional contract


See comments from the England Under-19 international and United Women head coach Marc Skinner.

Marc Skinner: 

“This loan move is a great opportunity for Keira to play regular minutes in the very competitive Women’s Championship. 

“We look forward to monitoring her progress and development across the season.”
Everyone at the club wishes Keira the very best of luck for her time in south London.


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