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Man City Ladies celebrate title win
Season 2011/12

Title joy for City Ladies

  • 24 April 2012 10:09
  • Posted by Tim Oscroft

The Manchester City Ladies side have won the FA Tesco Women's Premier League Northern Division.

A hard-fought 1-0 win over Sporting Albion at the Regional Athletics Arena on Sunday secured the championship, and more importantly, promotion to the National Division of the Women's Premier League.

The Blues had to dig deep against physical and well-disciplined opponents, having to wait until Sarah Buffel nodded home in the 85th minute to break down the visitors’ stubborn resistance.

Coached by Leigh Wood and captained by Lindsay Savage, MCFC Ladies head for the top flight with the congratulations of everyone at Manchester City FC! Over to you now, lads...

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