Manchester United averted an upset of their opening Girls’s Continental League Cup match as they beat Durham on penalties after a 2-2 draw.
Ivana Fuso had put United forward within the first half however Dee Bradley equalised early within the second.
Ella Toone restored the guests’ lead however Beth Hepple took the sport to penalties when she levelled 5 minutes from time.
Nevertheless, United got here out on prime of the shootout, which they received 5-3.
The consequence means Manchester United have two factors in Group B whereas Durham have one.
Sunderland additionally wanted penalties to resolve their recreation with Sheffield United.
Courtney Sweetman-Kirk had given Sheffield United the lead early within the first half however Keira Ramshaw equalised deep in damage time earlier than Sunderland received the shootout 4-2.
Sunderland have two factors in Group Some time Sheffield United are on one.
A complete of 21 golf equipment are cut up into 5 teams within the competitors, with group-stage matches happening between October and December.
The winners of every group are assured qualification to the quarter-finals in January.
Holders Chelsea, alongside Arsenal, enter the competitors after the group matches on the quarter-final stage due to Champions League commitments.