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Manchester United Women win first league match 12-0

Manchester United Women

Manchester United Women returned to league play in bombastic style.

Jess Sigsworth scored five goals as the Red Devils hung a dozen goals on Aston Villa in a 12-0 away win at the Trevor Brown Memorial Ground on Sunday.

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United is playing in the WSL Championship, and hoping for promotion to the Women’s Super League.

The visitors led 6-0 at halftime, with the goals coming between the 10th and 35th minute. They got their next six in 19 second half minutes.

The club is managed by Casey Stoney, the 130-times capped England defender who also works with the national team.

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