The Blues paid their respects following Monday’s tragic events by donning ‘We love Manchester’ t- shirts during the warm-up, before a well-respected and emotional minutes’ silence was conducted prior to kick-off.
The Blues claimed a crucial victory in the Spring Series title race, thanks to Toni Duggan’s strike, but the evening was overshadowed by the tragic events earlier in the week.
A Toni Duggan strike on 27 minutes separated the sides at the Academy Stadium, as the Blues produced a display encompassing true Manchester pride, grit and spirit in a difficult week for the city.
The French full-back - a League Cup winner in 2016 - will bring an end to his time at City this summer.
The goalkeeper thanked City fans for their support during his three seasons at the Etihad Stadium.
Willy Caballero to leave Man City this summer