The Girls’s Tremendous League was again with a bang on Friday night time as Manchester United received the season opener in opposition to Studying 2-0.
United scored two good targets at Leigh Sports activities Village, however there was a tense second for the house facet because the guests have been denied a aim that will have crossed the road.
Kirsty Hanson broke the impasse six minutes earlier than half time with a scientific end.
Ella Toone performed an inch-perfect ball down the center, evading two Studying defenders, and Hanson slotted previous the goalkeeper with the skin of her boot.
5 minutes after half-time, Studying thought that they had scored when Brooke Chaplen’s fierce shot rattled the underside of the crossbar and bounced down.
Replays confirmed it was near the road, probably going over, however the referee and assistant deemed it was no aim.
Minutes later, United went up the opposite finish and doubled their benefit.
Ona Batlle’s gorgeous lengthy vary effort flew into the highest nook to place the sport past Studying.
United took all three factors and bought their season off to the proper begin.
talkSPORT will broadcast round 20 video games this season over eight marquee weekends throughout talkSPORT and talkSPORT 2 and also will air protection of the Girls’s Continental Cup.
The group throughout the protection consists of former Leeds ahead Lucy Ward; ex-Arsenal, Chelsea, Juventus and England ahead with 50 caps for the Lionesses – Lianne Sanderson, plus commentators Nigel Adderley, Joe Shennan and Mark Wilson.
Protection begins with Everton v Man City from Goodison Park on Saturday at 13:30 on talkSPORT, adopted by Arsenal v Chelsea on Sunday at 12:30.