Live updates

Advertisement

Huddersfield v Man City starting line-ups

Advertisement

Carli Lloyd completes short-term Man City move

Lloyd has completed a short-term move to Man City. Credit: PA

Fifa Women's Player of the Year Carli Lloyd has completed a short-term move to Manchester City, the club have announced.

The 34-year-old United States midfielder has joined City from the Houston Dash for the 2017 Spring Series, FA Women's Cup and UEFA Women's Champions League campaigns.

Speaking about her move to the English double winners, US women's national team captain Lloyd said: "I'm incredibly excited to be joining Manchester City, a club which is leading the development of women's football both on and off the pitch.

"Having played in the US throughout my career, the chance to fulfil a long held ambition to test myself in a new footballing environment, as well as playing in the Champions League, is something I am relishing.

"With the challenge of the Spring Series and the FA Women's Cup ahead of us too, I really can't wait to pull on my City shirt in front of our fans and make them proud."

Load more updates