2022-23 English Women's Super League
  • Maya Le Tissier (4', 25')
  • Katie Zelem (14' PEN)
  • Alessia Russo (35')

Man United ease past Reading in WSL opener as Maya Le Tissier nets debut brace

Defender Maya Le Tissier scored twice on her Manchester United debut as they thrashed Reading 4-0 to get their Women's Super League season off to a flying start on Saturday.

The 20-year-old defender headed home two first-half Katie Zelem corners, with Zelem herself adding another from the penalty spot as United ran riot in the opening 25 minutes.

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Alessia Russo, one of the stars of England's Euro 2022-winning squad, added a fourth in the 35th minute to complete the rout.

Arsenal kicked off the WSL season with a 4-0 win over Brighton on Friday, whole defending champions Chelsea get their campaign underway on Sunday when they travel to newly-promoted Liverpool.