How Manchester United women won the Championship

Success is in the club DNA...

Posted by Tom Bodell

Manchester United celebrates after the final whistle during the FA Women's Championship match at Leigh Sports Village.

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Manchester United men’s team might have had an up-and-down season, but the women’s side have had a debut season to remember.

After being disbanded in 2005, the team were recently reformed, with former England star Casey Stoney appointed as manager.

True to the United way, they picked up silverware in their first season, winning the FA Women’s Championship – the second-tier of the English game – by a distance. Here’s how they did it.

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