Manchester United sign Geyse Da Silva Ferreira

Friday 18 August 2023 11:00

Manchester United are delighted to announce the signing of Brazil international Geyse Da Silva Ferreira on a permanent deal.

The forward joins United from Barcelona, after winning the Primera División de la Liga de Futbol Femenino, Supercopa de Espana Femenina and UEFA Women's Champions League with the Spanish side last season. 

On the international stage, Geyse and her Brazil side are current Copa America Femenina champions – after beating Colombia 1-0 in the 2022 final.

Upon signing, Geyse expressed her joy.

"I am very happy to be here," she said. "Signing for United has been a very special day for me and my family.

"I am very grateful for this opportunity and thank everyone for making it happen."

Marc Skinner said: "Geyse is a proven winner on the biggest stages. She has won both domestic and international honours and her winning mentality is an important addition to our team, ahead of a busy campaign across several important competitions. We are delighted to welcome Geyse into our Manchester United family and cannot wait to see her excite our wonderful fans."

United's Head of Women's football, Polly Bancroft, said: "We are delighted to secure Geyse’s signature and have no doubt that her addition will help elevate our playing squad to another level.

"Her winning pedigree is unquestionable, and we are excited to see her flourish here at Manchester United."

Everyone at Manchester United would like to welcome Geyse to the football club and wish her the very best of luck as a Red.