Lotta Okvist.

Biography

A promising attacking full-back who has been capped by Sweden at Under-23 level.

Our summer recruit, Okvist was signed from Hammarby IF FF in her homeland where she spent the 2018/19 season, scoring three goals in 24 appearances.

A member of Sweden’s UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship-winning side in 2015, the defender has also played for hometown club Piteå IF and Umeå IK in Scandinavia, as well as having a short spell at US club Orlando Pride in 2018.

United manager Casey Stoney said: “She will add good balance and depth to our squad, and as a left-back she has great attacking qualities that will fit well with the way we like to play.”

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  • Position

    Defender

  • Country

    Swedish

  • Date of birth

  • Joined

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Jackie Groenen and Lotta Okvist before a Manchester United Women training session.

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We check in on the United defender to see how she's getting on in her native Sweden.

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