Lauren James signs professional contract at Manchester United Women

Lauren James signs pro contract
Photo: Paul Currie for The FA

Manchester United have announced that Lauren James has signed her first professional contract with the club.

The England U-19 international joined United when the team was formed in July 2018. She has made 39 appearances and scored 24 goals in all competitions for the club.

Lauren James said:

“I’m really happy to have signed a professional contract at United; it’s a really proud moment for me and my family. The club has big ambitions and I’m excited to be a part of that. I’m still young and learning all the time under Casey and the coaching staff and I hope I can continue my development here for years to come. ”

Head Coach Casey Stoney said:

“Lauren is an exceptional talent; she is one of the most technically gifted players I have worked with. It’s great to see her sign her first professional contract at this club and I have no doubt that if she continues to work hard she will have a bright future ahead of her.”

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