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Scotland attacker Caroline Weir completes move to Real Madrid

Weir's new club has been confirmed after she left Manchester City.

Scotland attacker Caroline Weir completes move to Real Madrid SNS Group
Caroline Weir has 86 Scotland caps.

Scotland star Caroline Weir has signed for Spanish giants Real Madrid after leaving Manchester City.

The 26-year-old was being tracked by a number of top clubs but has agreed to move to the Spanish capital.

Weir, who counts Hibs, Arsenal and Liverpool among her former clubs, will now compete in the Primera Division, where Real Madrid are hoping to improve on last season’s third place finish.

The 86-times capped attacking midfielder has been nominated for the Puskas Award for best goal two years in succession, made over 100 appearances for City, winning League Cup and the FA Cup twice each.

Weir tweeted: “Delighted to sign for Real Madrid. Can’t wait to get started.”