Kirsty Hanson joins Aston Villa on loan

Thursday 08 September 2022 16:30

Manchester United Women can today confirm that midfielder Kirsty Hanson will spend the 2022/23 season on loan at fellow Barclays Women’s Super League side Aston Villa.

Hanson joined the club in 2018 and was an integral part of United’s FA Women’s Championship title-winning side that same season.

The Scotland international has gone on to make 90 appearances in red, scoring 16 goals in the process.

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On Kirsty’s loan, head coach Marc Skinner said: “We’re confident this loan spell will really benefit Kirsty and the club. It’s important in this moment that she gets consistent playing time. We will be keeping a close eye on Kirsty throughout the season and look forward to observing her performances.” 
Everyone at Manchester United Women wishes Kirsty a very successful 2022/23 campaign in claret and blue.